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Total crime 27%
Violent crime 18%
Property crime 36%
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StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleCentral Falls/100k peopleRhode Island/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime334n/a (estimate)1,7101,4762,346
Murder2n/a10.23.06.5
Rape14n/a71.738.538.4
Robbery15n/a76.831.873.9
Assault58n/a297.0157.5279.7
Violent crime89n/a (estimate)456231388
Burglary33n/a169.0166.8314.2
Theft169n/a865.3935.91,398.0
Vehicle theft43n/a220.2142.7246.0
Property crime245n/a (estimate)1,2541,2461,958

Key findings

  • Central Falls crime rates are 27% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Central Falls are 18% higher than the national average
  • In Central Falls you have a 1 in 59 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Central Falls is safer than 29% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Central Falls has decreased by 10%

Central Falls crime map

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The Central Falls crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Central Falls as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Central Falls crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Central Falls (per 100,000 people)

      The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Central Falls, Rhode Island is displayed in the graph above. As you can see, the daily crimes for Central Falls are 1.16 times more than the Rhode Island average and 1.37 times less than the national level. Daily violent crimes in Central Falls are 1.97 times more than than Rhode Island and 1.18 times more than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Central Falls are 1.01 times more than than Rhode Island and 1.56 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is Central Falls (higher is better)

      What are the odds that you'll be safer in Central Falls, Rhode Island compared to other areas of Rhode Island, as well as the rest of America? When it comes down to it, is Central Falls safe? In the graphs above, it shows that Central Falls is safer than 25% of Rhode Island cities, and 29% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are calculated by taking a closer look at each city's crime rate in Rhode Island, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Central Falls. At this time, Central Falls sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Central Falls

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Central Falls is 1 in 220
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Central Falls is 1 in 80
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Central Falls is 1 in 59
      Are you worried about becoming a crime victim? In Central Falls, your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 220. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 80 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Central Falls is 1 in 59.

      Year Over Year Crime In Central Falls (per 100,000 people)

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Central Falls is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Central Falls has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 8% in Central Falls, while property crimes in Central Falls have decreased by 16%. Total crime has decreased by 10% year over year.

      Central Falls police department

      ItemCentral FallsRhode IslandNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)421,505558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.22.63.3
      There are a total of 42 Central Falls police officers. This results in 2.2 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 15.7% less than the Rhode Island average and 33.3% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Rhode Island

      StateTotal offendersRhode Island /100KNational /100K
      Rhode Islandn/an/an/a

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Franklin Town, MA32,8731893111
      Chepachet, RI1,86379426505
      Harrisville, RI1,62994509603
      North Seekonk, MA2,814147502649
      Norton Center, MA2,732156531687
      Ocean Grove, MA2,669162552714
      Foxborough, MA5,491146674820
      Central Falls, RI19,3664561,2541,710

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Mill Creek, WA19,3721651,5461,711
      East Northport, NY19,3732329001,132
      Pickerington, OH19,37997870968
      Old Jamestown, MO19,3914412,0582,499
      Snellville, GA19,3956752,1692,845
      Central Falls, RI19,3664561,2541,710
      Source: The Central Falls, RI crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.