The 10 safest communities in Rhode Island

by Doug MacGunnigle, WPRO

These are the 10 safest communities in Rhode Island, as determined by NeighborhoodScout.com, a website dedicated to building “the best location-based technologies possible to empower businesses to make informed decisions that translate to increased revenue and reduced costs.”

Click on each photo to see a detailed breakdown of crime in each community.

See the full state’s crime data by town HERE.

Photo by Josh McGinn/Flickr

10. Richmond

Photo by Josh McGinn/Flickr
photo by Roger LeJeune/Flickr

9. Bristol

photo by Roger LeJeune/Flickr
Photo by Ginny Lacey Gorman?Flickr

8. South Kingstown

Photo by Ginny Lacey Gorman?Flickr
Photo by kitto1975/Flickr

7. Smithfield

Photo by kitto1975/Flickr
Photo by Ryan Blanding/Flickr

6. Burrillville

Photo by Ryan Blanding/Flickr
Photo: Ryan Blanding/Flickr

5. Foster

Photo: Ryan Blanding/Flickr
Photo by: renagrisa

4. Jamestown

Photo by: renagrisa
Photo: Royston Kane/Flickr

3. Exeter

Photo: Royston Kane/Flickr
Photo: Ryan Blanding/flickr

2. Scituate

Photo: Ryan Blanding/flickr
Photo: Rick Payette/flickr

1. Glocester

Photo: Rick Payette/flickr