El Pasoans who spoke to KDBC said they weren’t surprised with the ranking.
“I work downtown, as close to the border as you can get. I never see any kind of violence,” said Vanessa Maldonado.
“I’ve been around the country. I was in the military and I’ve seen how other big cities kind of blow everybody off. And here, your car might stall out and you’ll see six or seven cars stop to help,” said James Esparza.
The entire study can be viewed here.