The Reports module includes configurable reports of Rhode Island’s crime data. The user can generate any of the reports provided to examine crime patterns, trends, and information by conducting real-time NIBRS queries. The module allows the user to designate specific data elements of interest for Rhode Island, as well as, one or multiple agencies.

NIBRS reports contain searchable parameters based upon the data submitted. It is standard operating procedure to perform edit checks, quality control checks and reasonableness checks. However, regardless of the extent of the statistical verification process used by the UCR Unit, the accuracy of the data collected under this program depends on the sincere effort exerted by each law enforcement agency to meet the necessary standards of report.

NIBRS Reports
The Annual Trend Report provides the count of Group A offenses over the years.
The Arrest Distribution Breakdown report is similar to the Arrest Distribution report and displays two distribution criterion instead of one. The report can drill down into any one criteria and display the breakdown of a second one.
The Arrest Distribution reports show the number of the selected arrest(s) distributed by categories that include age, gender, race, etc. Among other useful distributions, these reports also give insights into the demographics of arrests.
The Arrest Trend Analysis reports show the number of arrests on a monthly basis for the selected time period. This analysis is useful to help forecast the volume of arrest or analyze arrest patterns.
Group A Offense Report - The Group A Offense Report provides the count of Group A Offenses, Clearance Counts and Offense Rates for the selected period.
The Hate Crime Incidents Report provides the list of hate crime offenses for the selected period.
This report captures Offense Comparison Report
The Offense Distribution Breakdown report is similar to the Crime Distribution report and displays two distribution criterion instead of one. The report can drill down into any one criteria and display the breakdown of a second one.
The Offense Distribution reports show the number of the selected offense(s) distributed by categories that include age, gender, race, etc. Among other useful distributions, these reports also give insights into the demographics of crime.
The Group A Offense Trends Comparison report is similar to the Offense Trends report and displays the offense trend for Group A offenses for a recent year compared to the year prior. It demonstrates differences in offense trends between the two years.
The Offense Trend Analysis reports show the number of offenses on a monthly basis for the selected time period. This analysis is useful to help forecast the volume of crime or analyze crime patterns.
The Year-to-Date comparison reports show the number of offenses, clearances, stolen and recovered property for the current year-to-date compared with the same period in the previous year in various reports. This allows an agency to determine if there is a marked increase or decrease in crime or if there was an issue in reporting crime.