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UAE cities dominate list of world’s top 10 cities with lowest crime rates

UAE cities dominate list of world’s top 10 cities with lowest crime rates

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has seen four of its cities listed among the world’s top ten cities with the lowest crime rates.

The UAE as a whole is recognized for its exceptional safety.

According to the Crime Index by Numbeo report, the UAE ranks as the second safest country globally, boasting a safety index score of 84.43 and a crime index score of 15.47 as of July 08.

This impressively low crime rate significantly enhances the UAE’s appeal as a premier destination for both business and leisure, attracting a diverse array of visitors and expatriates who seek a secure and thriving environment.

The cities featured are Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Ajman and Ras al-Khaimah.

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Dubai, one of the UAE’s most prominent cities, consistently ranks as one of the safest cities globally, thanks to progressive reforms, ambitious strategies, and a strong emphasis on safety and security.

Multiple reports highlight Dubai’s achievements in maintaining low crime rates, with the city ranking first in more than 11 indicators related to personal safety across various competitiveness indices.

These indicators encompass aspects such as infrastructure, health, and digital safety.

During the global COVID-19 crisis, Dubai effectively managed safety measures, further attracting investors and talent from around the world.

When compared to major cities worldwide, Dubai stands out with the lowest crime rate.

Whether considering violent or non-violent crimes, Dubai consistently performs exceptionally well.

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Despite being a bustling metropolis, Dubai’s crime rate remains significantly lower than that of cities like New York, London, and Paris.

Here are 10 cities with low crime rates in the world mid year 2024

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – crime index 11.8
Ajman, United Arab Emirates – crime index 15.8
Doha, Qatar – crime index 16.1
Taipei, Taiwan – crime index 16.3
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – crime index 16.3
Ras al-Khaimah, United Arab – crime index Emirates 17.7
Muscat, Oman – crime index 19.4
The Hague (Den Haag), Netherlands – crime index 20.2
Munich, Germany – crime index 20.3
Trondheim, Norway – crime index 20.6