Alexia Chianis

Wanderlust junky and mom of two, Alexia is a former police officer and U.S. Army Captain who draws on her experiences to write about a myriad of safety topics.

Posts by Alexia Chianis

Nebraska’s 10 Safest Cities of 2018

Alexia Chianis | Aug 13, 2018 | Focus on Community

We ranked the safest cities in Nebraska based on the FBI’s most recent data on violent crimes and property crimes. See if your city made the list!

Nevada’s 5 Safest Cities of 2018

Alexia Chianis | Oct 23, 2018 | Focus on Community
Like many states, Nevada is facing an opioid crisis. But we’re glad to see its leaders aren’t sitting idle. On the heels of receiving a $5 million grant to combat the epidemic, lawmakers recently implemented...

North Dakota’s 10 Safest Cities of 2018

Alexia Chianis | Jul 23, 2018 | Focus on Community

If you’re looking for the good life, put North Dakota at the top of your list. Along with a stunning landscape, this expansive midwestern state offers quality jobs, friendly folks, and plenty of safe cities…

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Florida’s 20 Safest Cities of 2018

Alexia Chianis | Oct 26, 2018 | Focus on Community
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Las 20 ciudades más seguras de New Mexico en 2018

Alexia Chianis | May 21, 2018 | Focus on Community

New Mexico no va a permitir que las crecientes tasas de criminalidad tomen la magia de la llamada Tierra del Encanto. Con la temporada electoral a la vuelta de la esquina, los republicanos y demócratas…

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Las 20 ciudades más seguras de Arizona en 2018

Alexia Chianis | May 21, 2018 | Focus on Community

Como es de esperarse, las tasas de criminalidad varían de un estado a otro, incluso de una región a otra. Por ejemplo, en base al informe criminal más reciente del FBI, la región occidental de…

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Utah’s 20 Safest Cites of 2018

Alexia Chianis | May 21, 2018 | Editorials, Focus on Community, General Safety, Reports

Utah is known for its natural wonders and strong religious roots, but it’s also a safe place to live, work, and play. Based on the most recent FBI crime report, the Beehive State’s violent crime…

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Connecticut’s 20 Safest Cities of 2018

Alexia Chianis | Oct 26, 2018 | Focus on Community
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The Best Door Security Bars & Door Jammers

Alexia Chianis | Oct 23, 2018 | Buyers Guides
2018 Best Home Security Systems Frontpoint Best Customer Service View Plans ADT Best Monitoring View Plans Vivint Best for Smart Home View Plans Protect America Budget Pick View Plans Link Interactive Best Basic Plans View...
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Idaho’s 10 Safest Cities of 2018

Alexia Chianis | Oct 26, 2018 | Focus on Community
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