El Paso Tops Lowest Crime Rate Ranking Again
POSTED: Thursday, December 8, 2011 - 12:00pm
UPDATED: Thursday, December 8, 2011 - 5:31pm
EL PASO- For the second year in a row El Paso fills the #1 spot of the Lowest Crime Rate Ranking for cities with a population of over 500,000.
The rankings were release today by CQ Press in their latest City Crime Rankings 2011-2012. This rating, developed by CQ Press, compares crime rates in cities with a population of more than 500,000 residents. El Paso has ranked in the top three of this category every year since 1997.
The crime numbers used in this latest Crime Rate Ranking are from 2010 crime statistics.
Chief Allen said, “This is a great accomplishment for all who live, work, and play in El Paso, Texas.”