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LIST: The 'safest cities' in Louisiana

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A web site ranks the 11 safest cities in the state of Louisiana.

Towns and cities that had the lowest ratio of violent crime to population size made onlyinyourstate.com’s list.

DeQuincy holds the distinction of the safest city in Louisiana. Located 20 miles outside of Lake Charles, it's named the safest town in the Pelican State for having the highest population with no violent crime (per 1000 people) in 2013.

The crime statistics were pulled from 2013 FBI reports. Only places with populations over 2,000 were considered.

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