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Fuquay Varina Cracks Top Ten Safest Cities in North Carolina

Safewise.com releases an annual poll in each state across the U.S., ranking the safest places in each. Analyzing official statistics from the FBI’s annual crime reports and population data, their experts analyze over 110 municipalities. Consequently, in our state, these towns and cities are listed among the annual Top 50 Safest Cities in North Carolina. The 2019 Safewise rankings are out, with the Town of Fuquay Varina ranking among the Top 10 statewide!

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Programs such as the Free Car Seat Check among many others offered by the FVPD allow residents to be familiar with the town’s officers.

Five Straight Years of Climbing the List

For the fifth consecutive year, Fuquay Varina found itself moving up the Safest Cities in North Carolina. Initially included in Safewise’s 2015 poll, the town found itself moving up over ten positions from 2015 to 2016. Likewise, it was in 2017 that Fuquay made the Top 20. The climb continues, by the town, gaining a strong Top 10 position among Safest Cities in North Carolina for both 2018 and 2019.

Strong Relationships with Law Enforcement Make for a Safe Town

Safewise has credited Fuquay Varina in its Safest Cities in North Carolina listing for several factors of its inclusion. The one constant that the website has each year noted as a major influence on the continuing improvement seen. This is based on the great programs offered to residents by the Fuquay Police Department. Consequently, through these activities, there is a trust and cooperation seen between law enforcement and residents on many levels.

“Residents can feel good knowing they will be protected from a dynamic police department.” The Safewise blog post continued its praise.  “On top of keeping our streets safe, they earn our respect for reaching out to youth and providing them with interactive, fun programs.”

How and Who Makes the Cut for Safest Cities in North Carolina?

To begin in their annual listings, Safewise does extensive research. The analyzation process used looks at any town or city in NC that has a population of 4,000 or higher. This years’ rankings and research included 116 municipalities total. 

For more information on the annual Safest Cities rankings, visit safewise.com. To see the most spectacular new homes currently available at South Lakes in Fuquay Varina, visit southlakesliving.com.