Lake Oswego is the 84th safest City. Neighboring West Linn is the 36th. The two towns are the only Oregon cities on the list.
NeighborhoodScout researched the 100 safest cities in America with 25,000 or more people, based on the total number of property and violent crimes per 1,000 residents. Crimes include burglary, larceny-theft, motor vehicle theft, murder, forcible rape, armed robbery, and aggravated assault. Data used for this research are 1) the number of total crimes reported to the FBI to have occurred in each city, and 2) the population of each city.
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