Go Texas. What’s up with Alaska?
The latest national crime statistics show there’s more to fear than just bears in Alaska.
The Land of the Midnight Sun tops the country as the state with the most violent crimes, according to the FBI’s recently-released Unified Crime Report for 2013.
Violent crimes include murder, rape, aggravated assault and robbery and they happen at a much higher rate in Alaska than the bustling city of Los Angeles.
Though the violent crime rate dropped an extraordinary 4.4 per cent across the country in 2013, the top 10 most dangerous states remained pretty much the same – with Arkansas replacing Oklahoma to enter the list.
Read more: Daily Mail