Myrtle Beach most robbed city in SC, according to report

Myrtle Beach most robbed city in SC, according to report
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MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – Myrtle Beach is the top city in South Carolina where people are most likely to get robbed and cracks the top 15 in the nation, according to a recent report.

That study, released by home security company Your Local Security, found there were 44 robberies in Myrtle Beach for every 10,000 people in SC in 2017.

(Source: YourLocalSecurity.com)
(Source: YourLocalSecurity.com)

In North Carolina, Durham was the state’s most robbed city, with nearly 32 robberies per 10,000 residents.

Coming in at No. 1 for the most robbed city in the country is Baltimore, according to the report.

Your Local Security came up with its findings by looking at all U.S. cities with a population over 20,000 that submitted data to the FBI.

The robbery statistics were pulled from the 2017 FBI crime data. The full list can be seen below:

(Source: YourLocalSecurity.com)
(Source: YourLocalSecurity.com)

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