Out of 37 Rhode Island communities that report crime data to the FBI, Narragansett was ranked at number 29 on the list. All of the six violent crimes reported in Narragansett for the year were listed as aggravated assaults. Other crimes considered in the study were murder/non-negligent manslaughter, forcible rape and robbery.
Nationally, the number of violent crimes increased 0.7 percent over the previous year, according to the data.
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