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Rhode Island Criminal Records

  • Rhode Island has 1,052,749 total people (FBI, 2018).
  • Rhode Island is the 36th largest state by population.

Court System

  1. The Traffic Tribunal handles all cases involving traffic violations.
  2. The Workers Compensation Court provides help to injured employees or legal paperwork for employee worker compensation benefits.
  3. The District Court of Rhode Island is the Federal District Court, which means that is has jurisdiction over all civil and criminal cases.
  4. The Family Court has special jurisdiction over and problems including family or children.
  5. The Superior Court acts as a forum for jury and non-jury trials of both civil and criminal matters, and it has original jurisdiction over all felony proceedings.
  6. The Supreme Court has appellate jurisdiction over law and equity, supervisory power over the lower state courts, and regulates admission for the Rhode Island State Bar.

Crime Statistics for Rhode Island (FBI, 2018)

Crime Category Reported Cases National Rank
Violent Crime 2,386 39th / 49 (Low)
Murder 19 42nd / 49 (Very Low)
Rape 0 17th / 49 (High)
Robbery 471 40th / 49 (Very Low)
Aggravated Assault 1,485 40th / 49 (Very Low)
Property Crime 0 15th / 49 (High)
Burglary 3,187 38th / 49 (Low)
Larceny Theft 13,522 42nd / 49 (Very Low)
Motor Vehicle Theft 1,425 41st / 49 (Very Low)

Criminal Records in Rhode Island

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