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

With a violent crime rate 42% lower than the national average, Connecticut is lauded as one of the safest states in America—but its leaders aren’t sitting idle. They continue to seek ways to further reduce…

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50 Most Dangerous Cities in America

Tamarra Kemsley | Jun 6, 2018 | Focus on Community

If you’re looking to put down roots far from the sounds of sirens and stories of crime, you would do well to opt for a town in regions other than the southern United States. This…

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Delaware’s 10 Safest Cities of 2018

Laura E. Hilton | May 15, 2018 | Editorials, Focus on Community, General Safety, Reports

For a state that’s home to one of the most violent cities in America, crime and safety can be a real worry, but there is some good safety news coming out of Delaware recently. Many…

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New Mexico’s 20 Safest Cities of 2018

Laura E. Hilton | May 15, 2018 | Editorials, Focus on Community, General Safety, Reports

New Mexico isn’t about to let rising crime rates take the magic from the Land of Enchantment. With election season just around the corner, Republicans and Democrats are working towards bipartisan solutions. As of early…

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Idaho’s 10 Safest Cities of 2018

Alexia Chianis | May 15, 2018 | Editorials, Focus on Community, General Safety, Reports

Every state has its challenges, but safety isn’t at the top of the list in Idaho. Based on the most recent FBI crime report, Idaho reported approximately 33,000 crimes in 2016. While that’s a slight…

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Iowa’s 20 Safest Cities of 2018

Alexia Chianis | May 15, 2018 | Editorials, Focus on Community, General Safety, Reports

With fewer than four crimes reported for every 1,000 people, Iowa’s violent crime rate is nearly 15% lower than the national average. But even in historically low-crime states, personal safety shouldn’t be taken for granted….

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West Virginia’s 20 Safest Cities of 2018

Laura E. Hilton | May 15, 2018 | Editorials, Focus on Community, General Safety, Reports

Over the last few years, West Virginia has been in the news a lot: the successful teacher strikes, a Democrat governor joining the Republican Party while in office, President Donald Trump speaking at the 2017…