25 MOST DANGEROUS CITIES IN THE U.S. (updated August 12, 2020)

1. Chicago, Illinois - Both shootings and murders rose by at least 75% in June 2020, and a 15-year-old boy was shot

2. New York City, New York - NYC Homicides Soared 21 Percent in First 6 Months of 2020, Shootings Up 46 Percent. A one-year-old baby was recently shot

and killed there (July 2020).

3. Detroit, Michigan - Violent crime rate (per 1,000 residents): 20.0, Odds of being a victim: 1 in 50. Mayor: Michael Edward Duggan, Democrat

4. Portland, Oregon -  Riots and violent protesters have been burning and looting in Portland since June 2020. They have even started

to take the riots into the surburbs.

5. Minneapolis, Minnesota - Riots and violent protests have razed downtown Minneapolis, where George Floyd was killed. Businesses have been burned and their owners beaten or killed.

6. Memphis, Tennessee -Violent crime rate (per 1,000 residents): 19.5, Odds of being a victim: 1 in 51, Mayor: Jim Strickland, Democrat

7. Birmingham, Alabama - Violent crime rate (per 1,000 residents): 19.3, Odds of being a victim: 1 in 52, Mayor: Randall Woodfin, Democrat

8. Baltimore - Violent crime rate (per 1,000 residents): 18.5, Odds of being a victim: 1 in 54, Mayor: Jack Young, Democrat

9. Flint, Michigan - Violent crime rate (per 1,000 residents): 18.3, Odds of being a victim: 1 in 55, Mayor: Sheldon Neely, Democrat

10. St. Louis  - Violent crime rate (per 1,000 residents): 18.2, Odds of being a victim: 1 in 55, Mayor: Lyda Krewson, Democrat

11. Danville, Illinois - Violent crime rate (per 1,000 residents): 18.0, Odds of being a victim: 1 in 55, Mayor: Ricky Williams Jr. (nonpartisan election)

12. Saginaw, Michigan - Violent crime rate (per 1,000 residents): 16.7, Odds of being a victim: 1 in 60, Mayor: Floyd Kloc (nonpartisan election)

13. Wilmington, Delaware - Violent crime rate (per 1,000 residents): 16.3, Odds of being a victim: 1 in 61. Mayor: Mike Purzycki, Democrat

14. Camden, New Jersey - Violent crime rate (per 1,000 residents): 16.2, Odds of being a victim: 1 in 62, Mayor: Francisco Moran, Democrat

15. Pine Bluff, Arkansas - Violent crime rate (per 1,000 residents): 16.0, Odds of being a victim: 1 in 62, Mayor: Shirley Washington, Democrat

16. Kansas City, Missouri - Violent crime rate (per 1,000 residents): 15.9, Odds of being a victim: 1 in 63, Mayor: Quinton Lucas, Democrat

17. San Bernardino, California - Violent crime rate (per 1,000 residents): 15.3, Odds of being a victim: 1 in 65, Mayor: John Valdivia, Democrat

18. Alexandria, Louisiana - Violent crime rate (per 1,000 residents): 14.6, Odds of being a victim: 1 in 68, Mayor: Jeffrey Hall, Democrat

19. Little Rock, Arkansas - Violent crime rate (per 1,000 residents): 14.6, Odds of being a victim: 1 in 68, Mayor: Frank Scott Jr., Democrat

20. Cleveland - Violent crime rate (per 1,000 residents): 14.5, Odds of being a victim: 1 in 69, Mayor: Frank Jackson, Democrat

21. Milwaukee - Violent crime rate (per 1,000 residents): 14.3, Odds of being a victim: 1 in 70, Mayor: Tom Barrett, Democrat

22. Stockton, California - Violent crime rate (per 1,000 residents): 14.2, Odds of being a victim: 1 in 70, Mayor: Michael Tubbs, Democrat

23. Monroe, Louisiana - Violent crime rate (per 1,000 residents): 14.1, Odds of being a victim: 1 in 71, Mayor: James Earl Mayo, Democrat

24. Chester, Pennsylvania - Violent crime rate (per 1,000 residents): 14.0, Odds of being a victim: 1 in 71, Mayor: Thaddeus Kirkland, Democrat

25. Denver, Colorado - Michelle Malkin and 8 other people were attacked and beaten by Black Lives Matter thugs with batons while attempting to speak 

at a pro-police rally here. The police did nothing. No doubt they were following orders from their leftist leaders.

Michelle Malkin and 8 other people were attacked and beaten here by Black Lives Matter thugs while trying to speak at a

pro-police rally.

30 U.S. CITIES WITH THE HIGHEST MURDER RATE

  1. St. Louis, Missouri
  2. Baltimore, Maryland
  3. Detroit, Michigan
  4. New Orleans, Louisiana
  5. Birmingham, Alabama
  6. Jackson, Mississippi
  7. Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  8. Hartford, Connecticut
  9. Salinas, California
  10. Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  11. Washington, DC
  12. Kansas City, Missouri
  13. Savannah, Georgia
  14. Cincinnati, Ohio
  15. West Palm Beach, Florida
  16. Memphis, Tennessee
  17. Oakland, California
  18. San Bernardino, California
  19. Atlanta, Georgia
  20. Richmond, Virginia
  21. Kansas City, Kansas
  22. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  23. Dayton, Ohio
  24. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  25. Chicago, Illinois
  26. North Charleston, South Carolina
  27. Miami, Florida
  28. Indianapolis, Indiana
  29. South Bend, Indiana 
  30. Waco, Texas

Source: RapidCityJournal.com - https://rapidcityjournal.com/news/national/the-30-cities-with-the-highest-murder-rates-in-the-us/collection_0e7dd367-2f62-5822-b849-97f4e9a43e3d.html#1