Check out these cities in Arizona and know the places to not to go to.
Cities in Arizona That Are Famous For Having High Crime Rates
Cities in Arizona are known for its stunning landscapes and outdoor activities. However, cities in Arizona also has a high crime rate.
Cities in Arizona rank as the tenth most dangerous in the US, with a high rate of violent crime. In terms of property crimes, cities in Arizona rank 15th nationwide.
The most common crimes in the cities in Arizona are aggravated assaults and vehicle thefts. Certain cities in Arizona have particularly high crime rates.
According to a published article by the Southwest Journal, Kingman, one of the cities in Arizona, has a crime rate 67% higher than the national average, Show Low has a high rate of property and violent crimes, and Tucson has a crime rate 69% above the national average.
Tempe also has a high crime rate due to gang activities. Despite these statistics, crime rates in Tucson are showing a decreasing trend.
The Beauty Of Tucson
In a published article by AZCentral, Tucson has been named the top destination in North America & the Caribbean by Conde Nast Traveler. The city’s cultural richness, historical significance, and the beauty of the Sonoran Desert make it an enticing place to visit. Despite a spelling mistake in the headline, Tucson’s recognition as a must-visit destination is well-deserved.