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The violent crime rate in Rhode Island in 2012 was 252 per 1,000 residents, according to the FBI. Nonviolent property crimes accounted for 782 arrests, including 2,546 thefts, 644 burglaries and 313 reports of buying, selling or receiving stolen property. In a place where there are 1,051,511 residents, are you more likely to be arrested for DUI or prostitution? A lot depends on your line of work, but there were 2,721 DUI arrests and 85 prostitution arrests in Rhode Island in 2014, along with 3 for vagrancy and 17 for loitering (the latter two are not considered crimes in some states). Rhode Island logged 14 arrests for murder and non-negligent manslaughter while three large states: California and Texas log more than 1,000 arrests for those crimes each year while the state with the highest murder and non-negligent manslaughter rate per 1,000 residents is Louisiana, with 10.8 and similar is the District of Columbia with 13.9 per 1,000 residents. States with the lowest violent crime rates are small, like South Dakota, Wyoming, Maine, Hawaii and Vermont, each with fewer than 24 such arrests in 2012.