Reported Annual Crime In East Providence

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleEast Providence/100k peopleRhode Island/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime647n/a (estimate)1,3621,9842,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleEast Providence/100k peopleRhode Island/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a2.11.95.3
Rape14n/a29.542.041.7
Robbery9n/a18.944.798.0
Assault45n/a94.7143.5248.9
Violent crime69n/a (estimate)145232383
Burglary67n/a141.0303.6430.4
Theft465n/a978.91,308.11,694.4
Vehicle theft46n/a96.8140.0237.4
Property crime578n/a (estimate)1,2171,7522,362
A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in East Providence, RI is shown in the table above. In order to provide more clarity, the total number of crimes is shown as well as the amount of crimes committed per 100,000 people. The crimes indicated in the table are separated into two different categories. These categories are property crimes and violent crimes. According to the table, the overall crime rate is 31% lower than the average of crimes committed in Rhode Island. It is also 50% lower than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, East Providence, RI shows a crime rate that is 37% lower than the Rhode Island average. The crime rate is also 62% lower than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, East Providence, RI is shown to be 31% lower than the Rhode Island average and 48% lower than the national average.
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The East Providence crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in East Providence as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The East Providence crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in East Providence is 50% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 3.73 daily crimes that occur in East Providence.
  • East Providence is safer than 68% of the cities in the United States.
  • In East Providence you have a 1 in 74 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in East Providence has decreased by 2%.

Compare East Providence, RI Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In East Providence (per 100,000 people)

The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in East Providence, RI per 100,000 individuals. The total number of daily crimes is also reported for Rhode Island and on a national scale. In East Providence, RI the entire number of daily crimes is accurately recorded at 1.46 times less than the Rhode Island average and 2.02 times less than the national average. The typical number of daily violent crimes in East Providence, RI is 1.60 times less than the Rhode Island average and 2.64 times less than the calculated daily national average. With regards to recent property crimes, East Providence, RI has a constant daily crime rate that is 1.44 times less than the Rhode Island average and 1.94 times less than the overall daily national average.

How Safe is East Providence (higher is better)

When comparing the safety of East Providence, RI compared to every other city in Rhode Island as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that East Providence, RI ranks safer than 58% of every city located within Rhode Island along with 68% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Rhode Island and in the United States as a whole. It is then established the total amount of cities that have a lower crime rate than East Providence, RI. As a result, East Providence, RI is ranked above average when compared to the majority of US cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in East Providence

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in East Providence is 1 in 689
The chance of being a victim of property crime in East Providence is 1 in 83
The chance of being a victim of crime in East Providence is 1 in 74
Are you interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in East Providence, RI? Just look at the above illustrations to see what your chances are of becoming a victim of any crime, such as property crime or violent crime, in this city. In East Providence, RI, you have a 1 in 689 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 83. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in East Providence, RI is 1 in 74.

Year Over Year Crime In East Providence (per 100,000 people)

Determining whether East Providence, RI is growing less or more safe for inhabitants is most easily done by comparing yearly crime rates. Graphs - like the one above - show crimes by crime type per 100,000 residents. They are displayed by crime types of violent, property, and total, in order to give a better overview of yearly crime rates. East Providence, RI has increased by 21% in violent crimes. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 4% year over year. Total crimes for East Providence, RI has decreased by 2% in the same time frame.

East Providence police department

ItemEast ProvidenceRhode IslandNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1101,505558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.32.63.3
There are a total of 110 East Providence police officers. This results in 2.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 9.1% less than the Rhode Island average and 28% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Rhode Island

StateTotal offendersRhode Island /100KNational /100K
Rhode Island000

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
North Seekonk, MA2,814171685855
Norton Center, MA2,732181725906
Ocean Grove, MA2,669188753941
Somerset, MA18,2791929271,118
Taunton, MA56,5043868621,248
North Westport, MA4,6942651,0621,326
Tiverton, RI7,4861331,1991,332
East Providence, RI47,2601451,2171,362

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Pearl City, HI47,2412472,7833,029
Ceres, CA47,2314663,2893,756
Minot, ND47,3382672,2352,502
Wauwatosa, WI47,3881333,5823,715
Lawrence, IN47,4154282,5923,020
East Providence, RI47,2601451,2171,362
Source: The East Providence, RI crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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