Nassau County is the safest community in the United States, according to a new study.
U.S. News & World Report says it used data such as violent crime rate, public safety capacity, car crash fatalities, emergency services and spending on police and fire protection and healthcare in making the determination.
Communities ranked in the Top 5 are:
- 1. Nassau County, New York
- 2. Rockland County, New York
- 3. Alexandria, Virginia
- 4. Arlington County, Virginia
- 5. Westchester County, New York
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