Crime Statistics

 

The interactive crime statistics tool is temporarily unavailable.

Please refer to the Download Reports and Data tab at the top of this page for detailed region and district statistics.

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Download Reports and Data

The ‘Year to Date Annual Crime Statistics’ tab provides a snapshot of crime and the crime rate per 100,000 people for the state of Western Australia (WA), the two Regions (Metropolitan and Regional WA) and each individual police district.

The ‘Crime Time Series Data’ tab provides crime data for the state of Western Australia (WA), the two Regions (Metropolitan and Regional WA) and each individual police district from January 2007 onwards.

Year to Date Annual Crime Statistics Crime Time Series Data

Archived Crime Statistics Reports

From 2017-18 the WA Police Force revised offence classifications and reporting processes. These archived reports are based on the previous model and are not comparable to current data.

Archived Crime Statistics Reports

Explanatory material

Explanatory Material

The Explanatory Material provides information to assist with understanding the WA Crime Statistics data. It includes information on how WA Crime Statistics are collected, processed, defined and counted.

For information on the meanings behind the offence names please refer to the Glossary.

If you are interested in a brief overview of the quality of the WA Crime Statistics, please refer to the Quality Statement.

If you are interested in understanding how crime data is compiled and the methods underpinning this, please see the Explanatory Notes.