Here are the 10 Most Dangerous Cities in Northern Calfornia

The beauty of Northern California can be intoxicating, from the sandy beaches of Half Moon Bay to the snow covered peaks of the Sierra Nevadas. But, how many of you realize there’s a dark side to be found in a few cities here?

If you’re a native of the northern part of California you know exactly where to go and when and where not to go no matter what. According to stats by the FBI, crime is alive and well in a few cities that may surprise you.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Whether you’re a local who knows the area well, or just visiting for vacation, it’s probably a good idea to lock your doors and stay in lighted areas when walking at night through these cities.

What cities do you think should be on this list?