What are the safest and most dangerous cities in North Carolina?

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What are the most dangerous cities in North Carolina? What are the safest?

HomeSnacks.net has recently unveiled a list, based on crime statistics including numbers from the annual FBI report.

Burlington made the top 10 list for the most dangerous cities in the state. It was No. 9.

“According to the latest FBI report, its residents had a 1 in 20 chance of being the victim of a property crime,” the article said of Burlington.

But, it does note that crime has been dropping in the city over the last few years.

Lumberton was listed as the most dangerous followed by Henderson, Kinston and a tie between Laurinburg and Statesville.

How about the safest? That would be Pinehurst, followed by Holly Springs, Cary and Davidson. Archdale was named the No. 15 safest.

Read more: HomeSnacks.net

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