Canada's Most Dangerous Places 2020

Canada's Most Dangerous Places 2020

Canada’s Most Dangerous Places 2020

Published November 19, 2019

Explore Canada’s crime data with our in-depth interactive tool and see how your community ranks. The ranking tool is set to show the Violent Crime Severity Index by default — click “All Crime” to see a ranking of the most dangerous places by crime severity index.

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Click or tap criminal offence categories below to re-sort the ranking. Click or tap any place name to explore more detailed crime statistics. Search by place name to filter visible results.


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The report ranks communities according to the Crime Severity Index (CSI), a Statistics Canada measure of all police-reported crime, which takes into consideration both the volume and seriousness of offences. The 2018 data, the most current available, was released July 23, 2019. Full Methodology »

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