El Paso Remains 2nd Safest Large City in the U.S.
POSTED: Wednesday, May 26, 2010 - 1:02pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, May 26, 2010 - 1:51pm
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EL PASO, TX - The Sun City is holding it's spot as the second safest large city in United States. See the Top 5...
The FBI released their 2009 Preliminary Crime Statistics, and *based on the numbers El Paso has the second lowest number of violent crimes per capita of the top **25 most populated cities.
San Diego, California beat out the Sun City for the number one spot.
Top 5 City Rankings
1) San Diego, CA
2) El Paso, TX
3) Austin, TX
4) Phoenix, AZ
5) New York City, NY
*KTSM divided the number of violent crimes by city population and multiplied the value by 100,000.
**Crime Rates for Chicago, IL were not listed in the FBI's report.