Crime Mapper 2009-2013

Barossa (DC) Local Government Area

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Estimated resident population


  2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Barossa (DC) 21,889 22,257 22,525 22,680 22,808

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Regional Population Growth, Australia, 2012-13, Cat. no. 3218.0 (released 3/04/2014)

Rate per 1,000 population* of offences recorded by police


  2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
All offences against the person, excl sexual 5.98 5.44 6.08 5.64 5.09
- Homicide 0 0.04 0 0 0.04
- Major assault 0.69 0.31 0.13 0.09 0.18
- Minor assault 4.25 4.72 4.93 4.19 4.38
- Other against person 1.05 0.36 1.02 1.37 0.48
All sexual offences 1.10 0.76 0.80 0.66 0.53
- Rape 0.27 0.31 0.27 0.18 0.04
- Indecent assault 0.59 0.31 0.18 0.26 0.26
- Unlawful sexual intercourse 0.05 0.09 0.09 0.09 0.04
- Other sexual offences 0.18 0.04 0.27 0.13 0.18
All robbery and extortion offences 0.23 0.09 0.04 0.04 0.04
- Armed robbery 0.09 0.04 0 0 0.04
- Unarmed robbery 0.14 0.04 0.04 0.04 0
- Extortion 0 0 0 0 0
All offences against property 36.50 34.19 37.20 24.56 29.11
- Serious criminal trespass/break and enter 6.94 6.38 7.46 4.32 5.22
- Fraud and misappropriation 0.55 0.40 0.75 0.49 0.53
- Receiving & illegal possession of stolen goods 0.14 0.27 0.36 0.26 0.22
- Larceny/illegal use of motor vehicle 1.10 0.90 0.98 0.97 1.10
- Other larceny 11.88 10.51 12.83 8.33 10.22
- Larceny from shops 1.87 1.84 1.02 1.46 0.75
- Larceny from a motor vehicle 4.75 3.86 3.29 1.54 2.59
- Arson/explosives 0.82 1.21 0.93 1.06 0.92
- Property damage and environmental offences 8.45 8.81 9.59 6.13 7.59
All offences against good order 17.59 10.78 11.90 10.27 9.34
All drug offences 1.32 1.03 1.55 1.63 0.92
- Possess/use 0.18 0.09 0.36 0.26 0.09
- Sell/trade 0.14 0.13 0.18 0.35 0.04
- Produce/manufacture 0.64 0.54 0.71 0.35 0.39
- Possess implement for drug use 0.32 0.27 0.27 0.66 0.39
- Other drug offences 0.05 0 0.04 0 0
All driving offences 17.91 10.74 13.10 8.91 9.38
- Driving alc/drugs 5.80 4.40 5.46 3.92 3.24
- Dangerous driving 1.37 1.35 2.31 1.10 1.23
- Driving licence 2.83 2.34 2.40 2.12 2.10
- Traffic offences 1.74 0.90 0.89 0.44 0.88
- MV registration 4.84 0.58 1.11 0.57 1.71
- Other MV 1.32 1.17 0.93 0.75 0.22
All other offences 0.64 0.22 0.49 0.40 0.26
Total offences 81.27 63.26 71.17 52.12 54.67

Source: Office of Crime Statistics and Research, 2014
* Rates for regions with populations less than 3,000 people should be used with caution.
For explanatory notes and counting rules, see http://www.ocsar.sa.gov.au/maps.html

Number of offences recorded by police


  2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
All offences against the person, excl sexual 131 121 137 128 116
- Homicide 0 1 0 0 1
- Major assault 15 7 3 2 4
- Minor assault 93 105 111 95 100
- Other against person 23 8 23 31 11
All sexual offences 24 17 18 15 12
- Rape 6 7 6 4 1
- Indecent assault 13 7 4 6 6
- Unlawful sexual intercourse 1 2 2 2 1
- Other sexual offences 4 1 6 3 4
All robbery and extortion offences 5 2 1 1 1
- Armed robbery 2 1 0 0 1
- Unarmed robbery 3 1 1 1 0
- Extortion 0 0 0 0 0
All offences against property 799 761 838 557 664
- Serious criminal trespass/break and enter 152 142 168 98 119
- Fraud and misappropriation 12 9 17 11 12
- Receiving & illegal possession of stolen goods 3 6 8 6 5
- Larceny/illegal use of motor vehicle 24 20 22 22 25
- Other larceny 260 234 289 189 233
- Larceny from shops 41 41 23 33 17
- Larceny from a motor vehicle 104 86 74 35 59
- Arson/explosives 18 27 21 24 21
- Property damage and environmental offences 185 196 216 139 173
All offences against good order 385 240 268 233 213
All drug offences 29 23 35 37 21
- Possess/use 4 2 8 6 2
- Sell/trade 3 3 4 8 1
- Produce/manufacture 14 12 16 8 9
- Possess implement for drug use 7 6 6 15 9
- Other drug offences 1 0 1 0 0
All driving offences 392 239 295 202 214
- Driving alc/drugs 127 98 123 89 74
- Dangerous driving 30 30 52 25 28
- Driving licence 62 52 54 48 48
- Traffic offences 38 20 20 10 20
- MV registration 106 13 25 13 39
- Other MV 29 26 21 17 5
All other offences 14 5 11 9 6
Total offences 1,779 1,408 1,603 1,182 1,247

Source: Office of Crime Statistics and Research, Police Database June 2014
For explanatory notes and counting rules, see http://www.ocsar.sa.gov.au/maps.html