The city of Terrace is making top 20 lists for the wrong reasons.
According to Stats-Canada, Terrace is 19th on the list for the overall crime for communities over 10000 population in 2016.
They weighed all the crimes through the crime severity index, which includes all criminal code violations including traffic, as well as drug violations and all federal statutes.
In 2015, Terrace was down at 23rd, which means less crime took place.
Prince Rupert has a close population to Terrace and they sit 32nd overall, last year they were 17th.
Two B.C towns made the top ten, with Williams Lake sitting at number 4, and Langley City at number 7.
Here is the full top ten list:
- North Battleford, Saskatchewan
- Thompson, Manitoba
- Prince Albert, Saskatchewan
- Williams Lake, B.C
- Red Deer, Alberta
- Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
- Langley City, B.C
- Portage la Prairie, Manitoba
- Rocky Mountain House, Alberta
- Wetaskiwin, Alberta