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Crime rate in Warwick, Rhode Island (RI): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Warwick, RI compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Warwick, RI

The 2018 crime rate in Warwick, RI is 118 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 2.3 times lower than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 44.8% U.S. cities. The 2018 Warwick crime rate fell by 5% compared to 2017. The number of homicides stood at 1. In the last 5 years Warwick has seen decreasing violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Warwick, RI is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Warwick:

117.9
Cranston:

118.1
Barrington:

64.7
West Warwick:

152.4
East Greenwich:

66.9
East Providence:

96.5
Providence:

304.8
Warren:

106.9
Bristol:

40.3
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Warwick by year

Type

2005

2006

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
4
(4.6)
2
(2.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(1.2)
4
(4.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(2.4)
1
(1.2)
1
(1.2)
1
(1.2)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
18
(20.6)
27
(31.2)
19
(22.5)
26
(30.8)
14
(16.6)
24
(29.1)
15
(18.2)
35
(42.8)
25
(30.4)
21
(25.7)
17
(20.9)
27
(33.1)
27
(33.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
24
(27.5)
36
(41.6)
21
(24.9)
38
(45.0)
24
(28.4)
18
(21.8)
29
(35.2)
15
(18.3)
10
(12.2)
11
(13.4)
11
(13.5)
12
(14.7)
9
(11.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
76
(87.0)
49
(56.6)
43
(51.0)
57
(67.5)
47
(55.6)
42
(50.9)
57
(69.3)
39
(47.7)
49
(59.7)
32
(39.1)
32
(39.3)
57
(69.8)
36
(44.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
277
(317.2)
316
(365.2)
300
(355.8)
361
(427.3)
381
(450.5)
366
(443.2)
334
(405.9)
282
(344.8)
190
(231.4)
174
(212.6)
158
(193.9)
173
(212.0)
136
(169.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
2,021
(2,314)
1,639
(1,894)
2,291
(2,717)
2,242
(2,654)
1,628
(1,925)
1,734
(2,100)
1,688
(2,051)
1,648
(2,015)
1,611
(1,962)
1,327
(1,621)
1,392
(1,708)
1,149
(1,408)
1,178
(1,466)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
316
(361.9)
165
(190.7)
146
(173.1)
122
(144.4)
110
(130.1)
94
(113.8)
95
(115.5)
85
(103.9)
65
(79.1)
67
(81.9)
75
(92.0)
61
(74.7)
58
(72.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
25
(28.6)
15
(17.3)
21
(24.9)
18
(21.3)
21
(24.8)
12
(14.5)
8
(9.7)
9
(11.0)
12
(14.6)
26
(31.8)
19
(23.3)
9
(11.0)
8
(10.0)
City-Data.com crime index195.0170.0183.1199.2151.8164.1161.2172.1140.9123.5120.3124.4117.9

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 274.0. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

- means the value is smaller than the state average.
- means the value is about the same as the state average.
- means the value is bigger than the state average.



According to our research of Rhode Island and other state lists, there were 73 registered sex offenders living in Warwick, Rhode Island as of November 26, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Warwick is 1,124 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Warwick:

64.1
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Warwick:

77.8
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Warwick:

49.7
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Warwick:

56.8
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Warwick:

66.4
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Warwick:

85.6
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Warwick:

72.9
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Warwick:

65.4
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Warwick:

58.5
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Warwick:

87.0
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Warwick:

60.5
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2006
Warwick:

84.9
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Warwick:

87.0
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Warwick:

66.5
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Warwick:

83.3
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Warwick:

76.7
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Warwick:

117.9
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Warwick:

124.0
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Warwick:

138.0
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Warwick:

135.9
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Warwick:

156.2
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Warwick:

185.3
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Warwick:

201.1
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Warwick:

210.7
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Warwick:

205.9
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Warwick:

239.8
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Warwick:

233.0
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Warwick:

196.3
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Warwick:

233.4
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Warwick:

198.9
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Warwick:

198.8
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Warwick:

233.2
U.S. Average:

336.9
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 207 (162 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.02
Rhode Island average:

2.34

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 221 (169 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.07
Rhode Island average:

2.36

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 218 (167 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.05
Rhode Island average:

2.33

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 216 (165 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.02
Rhode Island average:

2.30

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 223 (164 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.00
Rhode Island average:

2.36

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 216 (165 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.02
Rhode Island average:

2.31

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 207 (171 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.08
Rhode Island average:

2.33

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 209 (160 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.94
Rhode Island average:

2.36

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 207 (158 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.87
Rhode Island average:

2.41

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 206 (161 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.91
Rhode Island average:

2.42

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 227 (176 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.09
Rhode Island average:

2.45

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 228 (177 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.08
Rhode Island average:

2.43

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 225 (177 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.06
Rhode Island average:

2.40

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 228 (180 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.10
Rhode Island average:

2.38

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 225 (175 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.04
Rhode Island average:

2.30

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 228 (180 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.10
Rhode Island average:

2.34

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Warwick, RI
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 02818, 02886, 02888, 02889, 02893.