Sterling Heights named 6th safest city in America

Posted at 11:06 AM, Jun 30, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-30 11:08:18-04

Sterling Heights neighbors this one's for you!

According to a report by, Sterling Heights has been ranked the #6 safest city in America. 

The research website used FBI crime data to find the most and least dangerous U.S. cities for property crime. Burglary, larceny and car theft are defined as property crime by the FBI. 

Top 10 cities with the least property crime

  1. Lakewood Township, NJ
  2. Yonkers, NY
  3. Cary, NC
  4. Edison Township, NC
  5. Naperville, IL
  6. Sterling Heights, MI
  7. Allen, TX
  8. Rialto, CA
  9. Simi Valley, CA
  10. Santa Clarita, CA


Top 10 cities with the most property crime:

  1. Salt Lake City, UT
  2. Springfield, MO
  3. Spokane, WA
  4. Little Rock, AR
  5. Pueblo, CO
  6. Tucson, AZ
  7. Albuquerque, NM
  8. Fort Lauderdale, FL
  9. Tacoma, WA
  10. Tallahassee, FL used data from 2016 because it is the most recent year the FBI had complete information.