February 8, 2013
This dusty desert city sits directly across the Mexican border from what has been widely labeled as one of the most dangerous cities in the world, Ciudad Juarez.
The bloody drug war has claimed an estimated 10,000 lives in Juarez in the last five years.
Yet this week, for the third year in a row, El Paso was ranked as the safest U.S. city with a population greater that 500,000 by CQ Press, which compiled FBI’s Uniform Crime Reports.
This article was posted: Friday, February 8, 2013 at 2:22 pm
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