Most Dangerous Cities in Central New York
Oneida, a place that didn't even make the list last year, came in at 18 this year, seeing 44 violent crimes and 1 murder in 2016.
Syracuse falls down the list a bit after landing at 10 last year. Violent crime in 2016 was at 1063 and there were 30 murders in Syracuse.
As Syracuse falls, Utica rises. The city ranked at #16 last year but jumps 3 spots with 3 murders in 2016 and 382 violent crimes.
Herkimer also jumps up the list from #7 last year to #4 this year. Although there were no murders in 2016, Herkimer saw 54 violent crimes.
Where is the most dangerous place in upstate New York? Niagara Falls is in the top spot for the second year.