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Total crime 33%
Violent crime 39%
Property crime 32%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleNewport/100k peopleIndiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,321 (estimate)2,3422,489
Murdern/an/an/a5.65.0
Rapen/an/an/a36.842.6
Robberyn/an/an/a79.281.6
Assaultn/an/an/a249.3250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)526 (estimate)371379
Burglaryn/an/an/a323.7340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,443.41,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a203.8219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,795 (estimate)1,9712,110

Key findings

  • Newport crime rates are 33% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Newport are 39% higher than the national average
  • In Newport you have a 1 in 31 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Newport is safer than 16% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Newport has decreased by 9%

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      Daily Crime In Newport (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Newport

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Newport is 1 in 191
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Newport is 1 in 36
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Newport is 1 in 31

      Year Over Year Crime In Newport (per 100,000 people)

      Newport police department

      ItemNewportIndianaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a8,766558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.43.3

      Sex offenders in Indiana

      StateTotal offendersIndiana /100KNational /100K
      Indiana12,315198266
      There are a total of 12,315 sex offenders in Indiana. This yields a total of 198 sex offenders in Indiana per 100,000 residents which is 26% less than the national average.

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      Newport, IN4475262,7953,321

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      Newport, IN4475262,7953,321
      Source: The Newport, IN crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.