A new article in the O.C. Register debunks the myth, often propagated by Irvine Council Members Larry Agran, Beth Krom and Sukhee Kang, that Irvine is the safest city in America.
“Among cities with populations greater than 75,000, Irvine’s violent crime rate was the fifth lowest. Fishers, Ind., a northern suburb of Indianapolis, had the top spot, with 1.4 violent crimes per 10,000 residents,” according to the O.C. Register.
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