Florida is the Worst State for Holiday Crime: See Holiday Crime Rankings By State

During the holidays, people are busy shopping, attending events, and preparing for big meals, but criminals are busy too. The holiday season is an opportune time to strike. With people carrying more cash and homes filled with expensive gifts, the holiday season creates a perfect environment for crime. In an effort to inform homeowners about […]

Most Dangerous Countries for Travel

According to the World Tourism Organization, tourism to every continent (save for Antarctica) increased in 2018. In fact, international tourism is at a never before seen peak, spurned by an increase in average incomes around the world, the convenience of booking trips over the internet, and the development of additional tourist sector infrastructure in South […]

Women Are Being Murdered on the Job at an Alarming Rate

April is workplace violence awareness month and statistics show women are nearly three times more likely to be murdered on the job, compared to men. Homicides account for 22 percent of all female workplace deaths between 2011 and 2017. For men, it only accounts for eight percent of deaths on the job. We wanted to […]

Sexually Transmitted Diseases by State

Table of Contents STD statistics 2020: States with the highest rates Sexually transmitted disease infection rates continue to rise in the United States, with combined cases of chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis hitting a new all-time high in 2018.  Additionally, each of the three most commonly reported STDs witnessed an increase in cases between 2017 and […]

Is Uber Safe? How Safe are Uber and Lyft for Women?

Uber and Lyft safety: Our survey of how safe is Lyft and Uber, with an emphasis on women’s responses Nearly a quarter of women have turned in Uber drivers for uncomfortable behavior As children, it was drilled into our heads to never get into a car with a stranger. Now, it’s something we do with […]

Top 100 Most Dangerous Cities in America

Just over a year after the Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Parkland, Florida where a gunman claimed the lives of 17 students and teachers, gun violence and the prevalence of violent crime in the United States remain hot button issues in American society. Undoubtedly, the US has remarkably high rates of violent crime compared […]

Top 100 Safest Cities in America

Unlike many uniformly safe countries in Western Europe and East Asia, how safe you are in the United States varies depending on where you are in the country. Crime rates fluctuate considerably from city to city, and even between neighborhoods within a city. That’s why it’s so crucial to know which communities are safe, and […]

Safest Cities in North Dakota – 2020

Crime has risen in North Dakota in recent years, coinciding with the shale oil boom that resulted in a rapid expansion of the state’s population and the growth of its economy. Nevertheless, North Dakota’s violent and property crime rates remain below nationwide levels in each category.  While the state’s safest cities don’t compare with the […]

Safest Cities in South Dakota – 2020

South Dakota has violent crime slightly above national levels, averaging around 4 offenses per 1,000, compared to the U.S. rate of 3.7 per 1,000. However, the good news is that violent crime dropped in the state for the first time in half a decade in 2018. With one exception, South Dakota’s five safest cities all […]

Safest Cities in Tennessee – 2020

Higher than average crime rates in the large cities of Memphis and Nashville keep Tennessee out of the discussion of the country’s safest states, yet the Volunteer State is home to many municipalities with comfortingly low crime rates that are considerably below state and nationwide levels. 0 Crime rate per 1,000 0 Law enforcement per […]