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Criminal statistics for the state of Rhode Island

Total Crime - In 2006, Rhode Island had a Total Crime Index of 2713.6 incidents per 100,000 individuals. This figure was down 9% from the previous year in 2005. The Total Crime Index was down 22% since 2000 and down even more in 1980, down 54.3%. Rhode Island's Total Crime Index has considerably been on the decline in the past twenty five years.
Violent Crime - Rhode Island had a Violent Crime Index of 227.5 reported incidents per 100,000 people in 2006. This number was down 9.9% from 2005. The Violent Crime Index was down 20.4% since 2002 and down from a 25 year high in 1991, down 50.8%. Rhode Island's Violent Crime Index has significantly been on the decline in the past twenty five years.
Property Crime - Rhode Island's 2006 Property Crime Index was 2586.9 reported incidents per one hundred thousand people. This figure was down 5.2% from the prior year. The Property Crime Index was down 13.7% since 2003 and down from a 25 year high in 1980, down 53.2%. Rhode Island's Property Crime Index has considerably been on the decline in the past 25 years.
Murder Rate - The 2006 Rhode Island Murder Rate was 2.6 reported incidents per one hundred thousand individuals. This figure was down 18.8% from the previous year in 2005. The Murder Rate was up 13% since 2003, but down 47% since 1989. Rhode Island's Murder Rate has been steadily declining during the past 25 years.
Forced Rape - In 2006, Rhode Island's Forcible Rape Index was 26.7 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was down 11.3% from the previous year, 2005. The Forcible Rape Index was up 58.9% since 1983, but down 43.1% since 2003. Rhode Island's Forcible Rape Index has significantly increased in the past 25 years.
Robbery - The Robbery Index in 2006 for Rhode Island was 68.8 incidents per 100,000 individuals. This figure was down 4.9% from the previous year, 2005. The Robbery Index was up 3.1% since 1998, but down 47.9% since 1981. Rhode Island's Robbery Index has considerably been on the decline in the past twenty five years.
Aggravated Assault - Rhode Island's Aggravated Assault Index in 2006 was 129.4 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was down 12% from the previous year in 2005. The Aggravated Assault Index was down 18.7% since 2002 and down from a 25 year high in 1991, down 57.6%. Rhode Island's Aggravated Assault Index has considerably been on the decline in the past 25 years.
Burglary - In 2006, Rhode Island had a Burglary Index of 507.2 incidents per hundred thousand individuals. This figure was up 2.3% from the previous year, 2005. The Burglary Index was down 1.2% since 2003 and down from a 25 year high in 1980, down 70.5%. Rhode Island's Burglary Index has drastically declined during the past 25 years.
Larceny Theft - The 2006 Larceny Theft Index of Rhode Island was 1744.2 incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was down 4.4% from the previous year, 2005. The Larceny Theft Index was down 16% since 2003 and down from a 25 year high in 1980, down 41.2%. Rhode Island's Larceny Theft Index has been declining during the past 25 years.
Motor Vehicle Theft - The Motor Vehicle Theft Index in 2006 for Rhode Island was 335.5 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was down 4.4% from the previous year in 2005. The Motor Vehicle Theft Index was down 13.5% since 1998 and down from a 25 year high in 1990, down 64.9%. Rhode Island's Motor Vehicle Theft Index has drastically declined during the past 25 years.