Lincoln, RI Arrest Records

Lincoln, RI is among the safest cities in the USA with 0.92 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 29th safest city in Rhode Island among the 33 cities.
Lincoln, RI property crime has lower rate than the national average of 28.42, with 19.75 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 344 larceny theft related arrests that decreased by 0.86% compared to 2015.

Lincoln Crime Rate

Total arrests in Lincoln 2016 increased by 3.93% compared to 2015 and has lower crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes increased from 15 to 20 while non-violent crime increased by 2.87% from 418 to 430.

5 Crimes In Lincoln, RI in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 344
Burglary 56
Motor vehicle theft 30
Aggravated assault 12
Robbery 5

Other Cities in Rhode Island with the Most Arrests

Among the 33 cities in state the most dangerous is Woonsocket with 212 violent crimes that’s 19.5% of total of 1,087. Newport has the highest number of records per 1,000 people that is above the state average of 16 and lower than national average of 33.

City Arrests
Newport 31.44
Central Falls 29.93
Woonsocket 28.52
Warwick 20.69
Lincoln 20.67

Safest Cities in Rhode Island

Are you planning a move to Rhode Island? Here are the safest cities in Rhode Island with the lowest arrest rates. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime in Lincoln is 1 out of 699 down by 0.41% compared to previous year. The lowest rate of violent crime is in Glocester and the safest city to encounter a property crime is in Glocester.

City Arrests
Jamestown 6.73
Portsmouth 7.14
East Greenwich 7.16
West Greenwich 7.18
Barrington 7.46

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Lincoln increased by 33.33% from 2015 and increased by 33.33% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 15 to 20. In 2016 violent crime rate in Lincoln was 80.42% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.092%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Lincoln increased by 2.87% from 2015 and decreased by 29.04% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 606 to 430. In 2016 property crime rate in Lincoln was 30.51% lower than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 1.975%.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Lincoln is 0.38% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 5.66 daily crimes that occur in Lincoln.
  • In Lincoln you have a 1 in 48 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Lincoln have increased by 3.93%.