Suburb in Focus Crime Rates Archives -
22 04, 2019

Suburb in Focus: Preston Crime Statistics

April 22nd, 2019|

Each month, the Amalgamated Locksmiths’ blogging team bring you the crime stats for a different Melbourne suburb. This year we’ve looked at Fitzroy, Melbourne CBD, Northcote and Abbotsford. Today, we will look at Preston’s Crime Statistics. We get our information from Crime Statistics Victoria (CSV), the government department responsible for the publication of crime statistics [...]

28 02, 2019

Suburb in Focus: Brunswick

February 28th, 2019|

Today our Brunswick Locksmiths take a look at postcode 3056. Brunswick is a cosmopolitan, family friendly suburb. It has a multicultural feel with plenty of delicattesens and European markets to satisfy every taste. Of course, it wouldn’t be a popular suburb in Melbourne without a range of restuarants, cafes and pubs to appeal to Melburnians [...]

4 01, 2019

Suburb in Focus: Fitzroy

January 4th, 2019|

This month our suburb in focus is Fitzroy. If you’re living or working in Fitzroy then you’ll know that it is home to some lovely apartments and dining options. It’s a great multi-cultural inner-city suburb –singles, professionals, couples, students and hipsters - a variety ofinteresting people live and work in Fitzroy. Access to the city [...]

28 11, 2018

Suburb in Focus – Melbourne CBD

November 28th, 2018|

  It’s been voted the most liveable city in the world and for good reason. Cafes, libraries, clubs, pubs, shops and entertainment are easily accessible in the Melbourne CBD. Although an inner-city lifestyle may not be for everyone, it certainly has its advantages – especially if you work in the city. You’ll be in walking [...]

31 10, 2018

Suburb in Focus: Crime Rates in Northcote

October 31st, 2018|

Northcote is a trendy suburb – the cafes, speciality shops and bars give it a spirited atmosphere. It’s a mix of old and new, the biggest complaints from residents are the lack of parking and traffic congestion. However, shops and restaurants are in walking distance and, if you’d like to escape, parks and rivers are [...]

25 09, 2018

Suburb in Focus: Abbotsford 2018

September 25th, 2018|

It’s that time of the month again where we shine the spotlight on one of Melbourne’s popular suburbs – Abbotsford. Abbotsford is a great location for access to the city. Living or working in Abbotsford means you’ll be close to plenty of trendy restaurants and cafes. Public transport is easily accessible, you have access to [...]

30 08, 2018

Suburb in Focus: Coburg 2018

August 30th, 2018|

This month we’re looking at Coburg! The monthly Amalgamated Locksmiths’ Suburb in Focus covers the crime statistics of the neighbourhoods we service most frequently. Last month, the Suburb in Focus was Carlton - home to Little Italy and a some of our locksmiths’ favourite cafes. This month we’re looking at Coburg – an area with [...]

22 06, 2018

Suburb in Focus 2: Carlton

June 22nd, 2018|

Home to Melbourne’s Little Italy, and some excellent cafes, restaurants and clothing store, Carlton is a popular inner-city suburb. Its hustle, bustle and proximity to three of Melbourne’s university also makes Carlton a popular destination for uni students and first-time renters. Our mobile locksmiths in Carlton work on residential, automotive and commercial security solutions. We provide free on site quotes and emergency locksmith services in Carlton. […]

24 05, 2018

Suburb in Focus 2018: Collingwood

May 24th, 2018|

This month, our mobile locksmiths return to Collingwood. Our locksmiths are looking at the crime rates for Collingwood, and comparing them to last year’s to see what we can learn about the locksmith requirements for the home of the Pies! […]

26 04, 2018

Suburb in Focus: Fitzroy 2018

April 26th, 2018|

  We introduced the Suburb in Focus series in May last year. Since then, once a month we have used data from Crime Statistics Victoria, the state’s official crime statistics reporting agency, to look at the most common offences in our mobile locksmiths’ most frequented suburbs. For a year now, we have reported on the burglary, property damage and arson statistics in Melbourne’s inner and northern suburbs. The CSV have since updated their records, giving us the opportunity to compare the most recent data with last year’s findings. So, we begin the series again, this time starting with Fitzroy. […]