The Most Dangerous States in America

1. Alaska

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Anchorage, Alaska, has some of the highest reported crime incidents | iStock.com

Personal and residential safety rank (scale of 1 to 50; 1 is safest): 50

Alaska wins the No. 1 spot as the most dangerous state. WalletHub researchers found this state has the most assaults per capita. In addition, FBI crime statistics revealed among cities with 100,000 people or more, Anchorage, Alaska, has some of the highest reported crime, with 1,692 violent crimes, nine murders, 326 robberies, 6,853 property crimes, and 1,055 aggravated assault cases in 2016.

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