Crime in Boston, Massachusetts
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Boston, MA, violent crime, on a scale from 1 (low crime) to 10, is 8. Violent crime is composed of four offenses: murder and nonnegligent manslaughter, forcible rape, robbery, and aggravated assault. The US average is 4.
Boston, MA, property crime, on a scale from 1 (low) to 10, is 6. Property crime includes the offenses of burglary, larceny-theft, motor vehicle theft, and arson. The object of the theft-type offenses is the taking of money or property, but there is no force or threat of force against the victims. The US average is 4.
Boston Crime SperlingViews
Safe city: Boston is a great city to live in, only that winters can be harsh sometimes.Crime problems are reasonable given the size of the city. It has crime issues from time to... (read more)Quincy bad place!: Dont live in Quincy...one thing good about it is its close to da city. But i been livin here my whole life. Drugs, gangs, place is gettin torn apart. Stay outta West... (read more)Is Boston nicer than other major cities? : Tow days ago, I moved to Boston area with excitment to learn about the city and people. So far, I have encountered people on the streets and the hotel that I am staying... (read more)Have an opinion about Boston? Leave a commentTo See All SperlingViews for Boston Click Here
Boston General SperlingViews
Ahhhhh, Boston: Boston, in my opinion is truly one of the greatest cities in the country, if not world. Boston is drenched in history, and is full of creative and inspiring minds. Yes,... (read more)re: Boston politics - 8/29/2010: yes, i agree 200 percent! it's no wonder they pride themselves here on a cartoon parody like "family guy." the natives here love that show, it's a very real... (read more)re: Boston is worst city in USA - 5/11/2007: thank you! I feel utterly lost in mass. Being a New Orleans native, I'm accustomed to that Southern hospitality, and, boy do I miss it. I treat people with courtesy... (read more)Have an opinion about Boston? Leave a commentTo See All SperlingViews for Boston Click Here