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The Places Where You're Most Likely To Get Murdered In Montreal

Stay safe.

Montreal is probably one of safest big cities in the world. 

There were only 24 murders on the island of Montreal in all of 2017. Just to put things into perspective, that's how many murders happened in Houston over a 32 day period. 

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Still, just because we're safer doesn't mean nothing bad ever happens here, and some neighborhoods are certainly safer than others. 

When it comes to murder, the most dangerous neighborhoods in Montreal are: 

  • Rivière des Prairies | 1 Murder in 2017 
  • Lasalle  | 1 Murder in 2017    
  • Montreal-East-Pointe-aux-Trembles  | 1 Murder in 2017    
  • Rosemont  | 1 Murder in 2017    
  • Lachine  | 1 Murder in 2017    
  • Hochelaga-Maisonneuve (West)  | 1 Murder in 2017    
  • Downtown | 1 Murder in 2017    
  • Old Port (East)  | 1 Murder in 2017    
  • Notre-Dame-de-Grâce  | 2 Murders in 2017    
  • Saint-Leonard  |  2 Murders in 2017    
  • Saint-Henry/Petite-Bourgogne/Pointe-Saint-Charles |  2 Murders in 2017 
  • Mercier-Hochelaga-Maisonneuve (East) |  2 Murders in 2017    
  • Centre-Sud - Village |  2 Murders  in 2017    
  • Anjou | 2 Murders in 2017    
  • Montreal North |  4 Murders in 2017    

When it comes to attempted murder, the most dangerous neighborhoods in Montreal are:   

  • Montreal-East-Pointe-aux-Trembles | 4 Attempted Murders in 2017  
  • Verdun - Nun's Island | 5 Attempted Murders   in 2017  
  • Plateau | 11 Attempted Murders   in 2017  

When it comes to sexual assault, the most dangerous neighborhoods in Montreal are:     

  • Hochelaga-Maisonneuve (West) | 72 Sexual Assaults in 2017
  • Saint-Henry/Petite-Bourgogne/Pointe-Saint-Charles | 88 Sexual Assaults in 2017   
  • Montreal North | 103 Sexual Assaults in 2017   
  • Mercier-Hochelaga-Maisonneuve (East) | 205 Sexual Assaults in 2017    

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