TOP 10 MOST DANGEROUS CITIES IN AMERICA 2013! Find out if you live in one of the most dangerous cities in America. Each year, the FBI compiles information on crimes that have occurred from law enforcement agencies across the United States. In determining the most dangerous cities in America, the information utilized were the rates of violent crimes. Violent crimes, as defined by the FBI includes: “murder and nonnegligent manslaughter, forcible rape, robbery, and aggravated assault. Violent crimes are defined in the UCR Program as those offenses which involve force or threat of force.” According to the FBI, the number of violent crimes reported has risen 1.2 percent in 2012 from 2011.
TOP 10 MOST DANGEROUS CITIES IN AMERICA 2013:
10. Cleveland, Ohio With 84 murders, and 1,750 assaults in 2012, Cleveland ranks tenth in the most dangerous cities in America. Some of the more recent occurrences include the shooting of a 17 year old boy, and a woman accused of poisoning her victim with antifreeze.