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Newport, Oregon Crime Statistics

This webpage contains crime data for Newport, Oregon. You can look at the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime rates over time, and see how Newport compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records links for Newport, Oregon, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.

Total Crime

Between 1999 and 2008 there were 7,091 total crimes reported in Newport, Oregon (475 of them violent). Of the 788 crimes that transpire each year in Newport, just about one half take place less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Newport, Oregon every 11 hours. This includes 1 murder, 60 rapes, and over five thousand thefts (including 321 automobile thefts).

Total Crime in Newport, Oregon (1999-2005, 2007-2008)

Please note that these figures do not include crime statistics for 2006, as there were no data available for that year.

Crime Trends

Throughout the last 10 years, crime data were available in Newport, Oregon for 9 years. Over that period of time, reported crime in Newport has diminished by 59 per-cent. In the course of the same period, violent crime dropped by 21 per-cent. Taken as a whole, the crime rates are a sign of a slow drop off in crime over the last 9 years in Newport. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could fall to six hundred for Newport, Oregon in 2009.

Crime Trends in Newport, Oregon (1999-2005, 2007-2008)

Bear in mind that these graphs show reported crime data and large changes in crime rates can be the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

Crime rates per 1,000 population in cities like Newport, Oregon (1999-2005, 2007-2008)

Individuals are dissuaded against drawing conclusions from ranking data to determine 'how dangerous' a particular location is, as many factors, including episodic events, or discrepencies in crime reporting and methodology can skew rankings. Click on the individual figure bars to see crime data in these locations.

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Crime Data Information

Newport, Oregon law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The FBI has noted the following deviations from their data quality guidelines:

  • In 2003, due to changes in reporting practices, annexations, and/or incomplete data, figures are not comparable to previous years' data.
  • In 2004, because of changes in reporting practices, annexations, and/or incomplete data, figures are not comparable to previous years' data.
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