Buffalo Crime Rates vs. The National Average


The Buffalo, NY area has seen a renaissance in recent years.

Property value in the city is rising.

Young adults are moving back to Buffalo…

… and there seems to be a national story on the resurgence every week.

Unfortunately, that hasn’t carried over to a reduction in crime according to neighborhoodscout.com

Take a look at this graphic and the startling averages in Buffalo compared to national averages.

buffalo ny crime stats


Murder: 5.75 times more likely vs. national average

Rape: 1.95 times more likely vs. national average

Robbery: 4.85 times more likely vs. national average

Assault: 2.78 times more likely vs. national average


This is why it is extremely important to know how to protect yourself (especially if you’re a female).

Here’s a video from Master Gorino showing you how to escape a hair grab from a would be attacker:

There is plenty more you can do and learn to keep yourself safe.

Our self-defense seminars teach you the basics to defend yourself from potential harm.

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Here’s another video, this one on how to escape a wrist grab:

If you’re interested in learning more about self-defense and how not to be a statistic, we offer a free Women’s self-defense seminar.

You’ll learn how to avoid dangerous situations and what to do in the event of an attack.

Just click here or the button to contact us about our next free seminar:


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