The city of Newport, with a total population of 4,776, experienced 288 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 161.22 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 49.07% difference making Newport lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 0 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Newport also handled 77 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Atlantic Beach and Beaufort, Newport is a safer place to live.
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The city of Newport experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Newport totaled 0 violent crimes and 77 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, Newport experienced 62 violent crimes. Of those, 2 were for revised rape, another 3 were for legacy rape, 15 were for robbery, and 47 were for aggravated assault.
It is situated in Carteret county, North Carolina with a total number of 8 employees - 0 female, 8 male officers and 0 civilians. Newport PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is NC0160400, it belongs to the South Atlantic division in the South region with a region code of Region III.