Online Incident Report

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Welcome to the Newport Police Department incident reporting form.

If this is an Emergency please call 911.

Our non-emergency line is (401) 847-1306.

Please correct the field(s) marked in red below:

Using this online incident reporting form allows you to submit a report and receive a confirmation email.  

This reporting method is only for incidents where:

  1. It is not an emergency (for emergencies call 911)
  2. It occurred within the City of Newport (we can only take reports of incidents that happen in our jurisdiction)
  3. You do not now know who the suspect is (in cases where you know who committed an offense we need you to call us at 401-847-1306 so we can ask further questions and follow up on the report)
  4. It is not a Domestic Violence incident (all such cases must be reported in person)

Please confirm the following to find out if this online incident reporting form meets your needs.  Items below with an asterisk (*) are mandatory fields.

I confirm that the four factors listed above are true.  

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New Standard Question

If you selected YES (above) to confirm the four factors are true, you are ready to file your report online. Otherwise please call 911 for emergencies or (401) 847-1306 for our records department. You may also come into the police station to file the report in person.

Please Note:

  • All cases filed using the the incident reporting form will be reviewed. Please be advised that reports may not be reviewed on weekends or holidays.
  • Upon review, if further investigation of your case is needed, you may be contacted.
  • Filing a false police report is a crime.
You can report the following incidents.  Please choose one and continue the form.  If the nature of the incident is something other than what is listed below, you will need to call 911 for emergencies or (401) 847-1306 for non-emergencies.
You can report the following incidents. Please choose one and continue the form. If the nature of the incident is something other than what is listed below, you will need to call 911 for emergencies or (401) 847-1306 for non-emergencies.

Enter your information

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Enter your information

Gender (this information is required for our federal crime reporting UCR/NIBRS)

Gender (this information is required for our federal crime reporting UCR/NIBRS)

Race (this information is required for our federal crime reporting UCR/NIBRS)

Race (this information is required for our federal crime reporting UCR/NIBRS)

Ethnicity (this information is required for our federal crime reporting UCR/NIBRS)

Ethnicity (this information is required for our federal crime reporting UCR/NIBRS)

Where did incident take place?

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Where did incident take place?

Describe the date and time during which the incident occurred

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Describe the incident in detail

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If there is any property mentioned in the incident, please describe it in detail.  Be sure to include a value of the damage or loss, and it if is a vehicle include the make, model year and plate number.  If the vehicle was damaged, list the value of the damage, not the value of the whole vehicle.

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