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Greenwich named safest city in US, says Safehome.org

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GREENWICH -

A list is out of the 101 safest cities in America, and at the top of the list, is Greenwich.

According to Safehome.org, being so close to New York City, Greenwich is a great and safe place for commuters to raise families.

The city is also the wealthiest in Connecticut.

The website analyzed data from the FBI to statistically find out which cities were the safest.

The data is compiled from the information provided by 13,366 law enforcement agencies.

New Jersey had the most with 18 cities, followed by California with 17 cities, and Illinois with 11.

Fairfield, West Haven and Stamford also made the list.

To see the full list, click here.

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