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Vermont is among the safest states. The rates of violent crimes per resident even in the most dangerous cities are lower than most places in other states. St. Albans is at the top with 6,864 local inhabitants and 28 violent crimes in 2014, four of which were rapes and three were robberies. The rest were cases of aggravated assault.