Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Winston-Salem in 2010 had a population of 232,928 seeing a significant reduction in their robbery rates from 2009 with 575 incidents and dropping to 449 in 2010. This 22% decrease was shadowed by the violent crime rate decreasing by 13%. Other crime rate reductions in the city of Winston-Salem included aggravated assault 7.5%, property crimes with 3%, and burglary with a 1% reduction.  Source: FBI Uniform Crime Reports