Web site names OTR 'most dangerous'

Posted by Trina Edwards - email

OVER THE RHINE, OH (FOX19) - An AOL finance Web site has named a local neighborhood as the most dangerous in America.

WalletPop.com analyzed data from the FBI from 17,000 local law enforcement agencies to determine the 25 most dangerous neighborhoods. The area of between Central Parkway and Liberty Street was deemed most dangerous.

The Web site says residents have a 1 in 4 chance of becoming a victim, and there are 457 predicted annual violent crimes.

The Web site says it analyzed neighborhoods over entire cities because even cities with high crime rates can have safe neighborhoods.

Neighborhoods in Chicago, Miami, Jacksonville and Baltimore rounded out the top five.

For the complete list, click here.

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