Each year the FBI releases statistics based on violent & property crime rates per capita. For 2017 -- Emeryville, California finds itself the unenviable position of sitting in the top spot on the Dangerous City list (along with this MN city that made the Top-30).
This morning Ashli was telling me about a theory that there's a serial killer known as the 'Smiley Face Killer' that has been taking lives along the I-94 corridor from North Dakota, through Minnesota, and into Wisconsin. I'd never heard of it before.
Minnesota has the 11th lowest violent crime rate in the country, so relatively speaking we're a pretty safe state. The number crunchers at SafeWise analyzed the most recent FBI Crime Report -- and have determined that St. Joseph remains among the safest spots in the state.
The team at RoadSnacks took a look at the 120 largest cities in Minnesota, and analyzed crime data from the annual FBI report to determine the most dangerous places to live in the Land of 10,000 Lakes. Lock your door before you read the list.