America's Most Dangerous Cities
When you call 911 with an emergency, seconds matter. Whatever the emergency, one minute can make a world of difference.
Every city wants the fastest response times possible, but there is no national average for response times because different municipalities face different challenges, with varying ratios of police per capita and significantly different numbers of emergency calls. Nevertheless, a handful of cities do publish their times.
We've researched the top 25 most dangerous cities in America; some have published their times, some have not. Here they are: