New State Ranking on Crime, the New Hampshire Advantage.
By Steve Loynd, 800-926-5653, White Mountains NH
( Alpine Lakes Real Estate Inc., )
New Hampshire, ranked lowest crime rate in the Nation Again. The data compiled to produce this 2009 report by CQ Press was gathered nationally by using the UCR (uniform crime reporting). The statistics presented, were based on: murder, rape , robbery, aggravated assault, burglary and Auto theft, and the calculations were simply a result frequency, percent, rate and change compared to past years and all states overall ranking. New Hampshire, Reports the lowest murder rate in the nation, and among the lowest two states in Rape and assault in the U.S. The Northeast in general fairs very well compared to the rest of the nation with Vermont and Maine in second and third place for the lowest crime rates in the nation. ...