*Temecula Crime Statistics, were based on the result of FBI calculations of violent crimes reported in 2010. Search for Temecula homes on my website. Business Insider, complied a list of the 13 safest cities in America.
The report was based on FBI statistics that used the number of reported, violent crimes per each 100,000 residents.
The first safest city in America was Irvine, California. Temecula is also known for it's highly rated schools, beautiful Temecula vineyards and Temecula wineries, as well as the hot air balloons that hover over the Temecula Valley every morning!
*If you are asking yourself where is Temecula?, click the link. to see a detailed map. Temecula borders North San Diego County, California!
Here's the rest of the list (first 10) of safest cities according to the report:
1. Irvine, California
3.Carey, North Carolina
4.Murrieta, California - (Border's Temecula)
6. Round Rock, Texas
7. Frisco, Texas
8. Simi Valley, California
9. Belleview, Washington
10. Orange, California
CityRating.com which caluclates crime statistics for cities across the united states said that Temecula was lower than the violent crime rate in California by 83.61% and the city property crime rate in Temecula was lower than teh property crime rate in California by 12.96%.
* Bill Carter who is an FBI spokesman in Washington, D.C., warned against comparing cities using the bureau’s annual Uniform Crime Report data.
Bill Carter called such comparisons “simplistic and incomplete” and said they don’t take into account many variables affecting crime rates, such as population density and residents willingness to report crime.