The list of most dangerous cities in America has been released after it was first made available for public viewing in the year 2009. Previously, the list of most dangerous cities in America was topped by Camden in New Jersey but this year, St. Louis takes the dubious cake. The rankings of the most dangerous cities in America was conducted by CQ press and the analysis mode was seeing how many violent crimes had been committed in the city per 100,000 residents and then compared it to the national average which stood at 429.4.
According to the Associated Press, Detroit in Michigan, Flint in Michigan and Oakland in California make the top 5 most dangerous cities in America. On the flip side of the most dangerous cities in America, the safest city to live in the United States of America for the second year consecutively is cited to be Colonie which is situated in New York.