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Study: Monroe Ranks Among Top Dangerous Cities of 2014
MONROE -- The city of Monroe is among a website's rankings of the most dangerous cities in 2014.
The research comes from www.neighborhoodscout.com.
Monroe ranked 92, behind Houston, Texas.
Baton Rouge ranks at number 65.
And Alexandria, Louisiana ranks 16.
The website says the research is based U.S. cities with 25,000 or more people and is based on the number of violent crimes per thousand residents.
Violent crimes include murder, rape, armed robbery, and aggravated assault.