Scituate, RI
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Scituate, RI crime analytics


Scituate is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (78%) and also has a lower crime rate than 92% of the communities in Rhode Island, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Scituate is one in 121 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 35.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Scituate has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Scituate is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Scituate does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Scituate.

For Scituate, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Scituate than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 3516, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Scituate is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Scituate than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 126.

Scituate Crime Data

 
Crime Index

78

(100 is safest)


Safer than 78% of U.S. Cities

Scituate Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

3

84

87

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.28

7.96

8.25

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Scituate 0.28
Rhode Island 2.43
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 3,516

in Scituate

1 in 412

in Rhode Island
Scituate VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 10,549
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 3
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.28
United States VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 15,696 124,047 327,374 764,449
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.39 1.02 2.38

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Scituate 7.96
Rhode Island 18.97
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 126

in Scituate

1 in 53

in Rhode Island
Scituate Property CRIMES
Population: 10,549
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 11 70 3
Rate per 1,000 1.04 6.64 0.28
United States Property CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,579,527 5,706,346 707,758
Rate per 1,000 4.91 17.75 2.20

Scituate Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Scituate 2
Rhode Island 46