Okay, brief show of hands. Who here thinks Montreal is safe AF? If your hand isn't raised, no worries.
According to a Global News article, a study was recently conducted by Mainstreet/Postmedia to see how safe people perceived different Canadian cities.
Montreal was ranked 13th on this survey, which, further according to the article and Stats Canada, is actually totally untrue.
In reality, Montreal ranks high among the safest cities in the country - it's actually the 4th safest city in Canada, according to Statistics Canada. Coming in last was Saskatoon, ranked 15th. You can see the full rankings here.