Top 10 Most Dangerous Cities in the World

There are many places in the world with high crime rates and may not be the best places to live. The disorder can change peaceful and beautiful places into doom. These dangerous cities are sometimes targeted by terrorists or mass murders etc. So be careful before you decide to travel to these places.


  • 1

    Juarez, Mexico

    Mexico seems to top the charts when it comes to crime rate. Juarez has a murder rate of 147 per 100,000 inhabitants. There have been efforts to improve the conditions but still a lot needs to be done. People are slaughtered ruthlessly here.

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  • 2

    San Pedro Sula, Honduras

    The city is filled with crime. Every sort of crime is hiding around the city. There are drug cartel killings, gang violence etc. Hospitals are filled with the injured and their blood. There are multiple sorts of violence at this place.

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    Maceio, Brazil

    We think of Brazil as some exotic location but it is also the most hazardous city. Crime rate has an effect on the tourism of the country. The murder rate is 135 per 100,000 people. There are drug addicts and illiterate people who are committing these crimes.

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    Acapulco, Mexico

    It has turned into a criminal destination. It was once the most famous tourist spots. Gang rapes have become a routine here. The murder rate is 127 people per 100,000.

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    Distrito Central, Honduras

    It has the highest homicide rate. The murder rate has increased to 99.6 per 100,000 residents. There are many factors behind this: poverty, corruption and drug smuggling. There is violence and panic all over. There is hardly a day without crime.

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  • 6

    Caracas, Venezuela

    The place is a threat to the human life. It has one of the highest homicide rates and it is a land of panic and chaos. The residents of the place always fear who will be next on the target.

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  • 7

    Chihuahua, Mexico

    Many people here were tortured before murder. This state is no place to have fun. It is a common practice to be involved in drugs and commit gang rapes. Violence has increased considerably reasonably.

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  • 8

    Belem, Brazil

    This place has both violent and non-violent crimes. The crime has not lessened since 2006. There is kidnapping, murders and prostitution. The number of robberies has also increased.

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  • 9

    Mogadishu, Somalia

    The city was once beautiful but has been the target of devastation now. There are many ruins and little beauty remains. There have been wars on and off. There are efforts being made but none is successful in decreasing the crime rate here.


  • 10

    Karachi, Pakistan

    The city was once known as the city of lights. Presently the people are always fearing the loss of their lives. The murder rate is 12 people per 100,000. There is hardly a day when some crime doesn’t happen. Bloodshed, looting, rape and kidnapping is common.


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