25 Of The Most Dangerous Cities In America

Here we take a look at America’s most dangerous cities, many of which will surprise you. Does your city make the list?

1. Detroit, Michigan

Image Source: Al Jazeera America
Image Source: Al Jazeera America

Detroit has the second highest murder rate in the United States, with an estimated 43.5 homicides per 100,000 people. This is 9.7 times the national average. Despite this, crime in Detroit is currently at its lowest in 40 years. A high percentage of the murders committed with a gun is high in Detroit, however, it is arson which is a major problem in the city.

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