Forbes has released its annual "America's Safest Cities" list and Detroit ranks 12 in the nation! Mind you, just a year and a half ago, Forbes listed Detroit as the most dangerous city in the U.S. Oh, how times have changed! The cities were ranked based on the lowest rate of violent crimes, workplace deaths, fatal crashes, and natural disasters.
Below is how Detroit measures up:
Workplace Fatality Rate: 4th
Traffic Death: 10th
Natural Disaster: 8th
Violent Crime: 40 out of 40