Using FBI Uniform Crime Reports, Movoto compiled enough data to see how crime has fluctuated across the United States.

According to statistics, South Dakota has become slightly less safe (thank you for the correction from the previous story) in the past decade.

However, it is noted that the crime rate across the country is dropping. In fact, the national average of crimes per 100,000 people has been dropping steadily for a decade.

This interactive map shows show some states have fared over the last decade when it comes to crime statistics.

How Crime In America Has Changed Over The Last Decade By Movoto Real Estate