Irvine is America’s Safest City for 8th Year in a Row

This welcome bit onf news for Irvine Mayor and CD-45 Congressional Candidate Sukhee Kang.  Irvine has been named the safest city in America for the eighth year in a row.

During the entire eight year run, Democrats have been in charge of the city council majority.  Kang can lay claim to keeping Irvine at the top of the FBI list during his entire four year run as mayor.

Here’s the release from Kang’s campaign:

 

Irvine Achieves 8th   Consecutive Year as “Safest City In America”   
City Records Lowest Crime Rate in History under Mayor Sukhee Kang 

 

IRVINE, CALIFORNIA – The FBI   announced today that Irvine, for the 8th consecutive year, is the safest   large city in America. According to the FBI’s Preliminary Annual Crime Statistics for 2011,   Irvine had the lowest violent crime and property crime rate in the country   among cities with a population over 100,000. Per capita violent crime rates   in 2010 and 2011 were the lowest in Irvine’s history. 

Mayor Kang provided this statement in an   Irvine Police Department press release, “This is   history-making, eight straight years as the country’s Safest City is truly   something to celebrate. It is the culmination of City Council initiative, our   Public Safety Department’s efforts and our caring citizens… The well-being   of our community is the cornerstone of our success.”

 

Sukhee Kang’s record on public   safety has generated broad support for his Congressional Campaign. Sukhee Kang for Congress is currently   endorsed by: Orange County Coalition of Police and Sheriffs, Association of   Orange County Deputy Sheriffs, Anaheim Police Association, Costa Mesa Police   Officers Association, California Statewide Law Enforcement Association,   Irvine Police Association, La Habra Police Association, Orange Police   Officers Association, Fullerton Police Officers   Association,  Santa Ana Police Officers Association, Los Alimitos   Police Officers Association, Newport Beach Police Association, Placentia   Police Officers Association and Laguna Beach Police Employees   Association.

  1 comment for “Irvine is America’s Safest City for 8th Year in a Row

  1. junior
    June 11, 2012 at 6:45 pm

    Congrats on that. Also congratulations are due to Irvine for being tagged as “deliberatly and proudly boring” by an article in Mother Jones.

    http://www.motherjones.com/kevin-drum/2012/04/no-irvine-not-most-fashionable-city-america

    I, on the other hand, live “la vida loco” in wild and wooly Santa Ana. Just the nightly helicopter searches keep me pumped up.

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