US homicide rates by firearm are relatively high compared to other advanced countries. In 2012, Unites States had the 19th highest firearm homicide rate in the world (2.83 per 100,000 population). As a comparison, Japan, Norway and UK had some of the lowest firearm murder rates in the world (between 0 and 0.4 per 100,000…

 

One of the most important considerations in determining where to live in the USA is the crime, or lack thereof, in the neighbourhood, city or state in which you plan to reside.  The safer the neighbourhood, the more inclined people would be to live there. Our interactive crime heat maps are grouped into nine categories. …