Westerly, RI Arrest Records

Westerly, RI is among the safest cities in the USA with 0.84 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 27th safest city in Rhode Island among the 33 cities.
Westerly, RI property crime has lower rate than the national average of 28.42, with 18.13 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 305 larceny theft related arrests that decreased by 13.35% compared to 2015.

Westerly Crime Rate

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 305
Burglary 91
Motor vehicle theft 15
Aggravated assault 9
Legacy rape 6

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 Westerly 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