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Just Average Crime Rate for Portland

March 31st, 2011

A new report states that Portland is average when it comes to crime rates. City Crime Rankings 2010 – 2011: Crime in Metropolitan America states that Portland is ranked 227th out of 400 cities for crime rate. The report is based on the following criteria: murder, rape, robbery, aggravated assault, burglary, and motor vehicle theft.

According to the report, the worst crime rate belonged to St. Louis, Missouri.