Cleburne is ranked as one of the top 20 safest cities in Texas based on crime rate and financial safety data.
The home security website Safety.com has created its 2021 list of safest cities in the state with Cleburne taking the number 20 position. Cleburne joins the ranks of Longview and Mesquite, which are in the 19th and 18th positions respectively.
“We are glad to see Cleburne recognized as one of the safest cities in Texas,” Police Chief Rob Severance said. “These accomplishments are achieved not only by the efforts of our police officers but also by Cleburnites doing their part of keep their community safe.”
The website ranked the cities based on FBI Crime Report data, which includes metrics such as property, violent, and society crimes. It also used financial safety metrics such as the unemployment rate, cost of living, and more.
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