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SLIDESHOW: Washington's most dangerous cities

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Spokane is listed as the fourth most dangerous city in Washington according to lawstreetmedia.com Spokane is listed as the fourth most dangerous city in Washington according to lawstreetmedia.com
SPOKANE, Wash. - On Tuesday, we posted the list of Washington's 50 safest cities, according to www.safewise.com. After viewing the list, many of you wondered about the most dangerous cities in Washington. It sparked our curiosity as well, so we went looking for the answers. 

We found a list of the most dangerous cities in Washington according to www.lawstreetmedia.com. Using figures from the FBI's Uniform Crime Report, Law Street took into account the violent crime rate per 100,000 people and then ranked the cities. Violent crimes include murder, rape, aggravated assault and robbery. 

Spokane ranked as the fourth most dangerous city in the state with a violent crime rate of 645.26 per 100,000 people. Washington's largest city, Seattle, actually ranked below Spokane at #6. 

Spokane Valley also made the list with a violent crime rate of 215 per 100,000 people. 

To view more detailed numbers from Law Street Media, CLICK HERE: http://lawstreetmedia.com/slideshow-americas-safest-dangerous-cities/washington-2014/

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