Most Dangerous List Includes 3 Las Vegas Neighborhoods

LAS VEGAS -- Las Vegas is near the top of the list when it comes to the most dangerous neighborhoods in America.

For the second year in a row, the blog Walletpop has used data from Neighborhood Scout, the FBI and local law enforcement agencies to create the list. At the top of the list are neighborhoods with the highest predicted violent crime rates.

Balzar Avenue near Martin Luther King holds the third spot on the list. There are more than 350 predicted violent crimes a year and, according to the data collected, there's a one in seven chance of becoming a victim of crime in that neighborhood.

Following in the number four spot is North 28th near Bonanza. That area also shows a one in seven chance of someone becoming a crime victim.

Also in the top 10, the area around D Street and Owens Ave. The list says people have a one in nine chance of becoming a victim of crime in this neighborhood.

The website lists the most dangerous neighborhood in America as being in Chicago.


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