Wallet Hub just released a list of the safest cities in the country which is based on facts and not favoritism - for the most part!
"To determine where Americans can feel most secure — in more than one sense — WalletHub compared more than 180 cities across 39 key indicators of safety. Our data set ranges from assaults per capita to unemployment rate to road quality."
Here is what they found out:
1. Columbia, MD
2. South Burlington, VT
3. Plano, TX
4. Virginia Beach, VA
5. Warwick, RI
Peoria, AZ made #22, Scottsdale made #15, Chandler made #12, Gilbert #6!