Peace is one of the prime thing that a human soul craves for. We’ve previously written about the top ten safest countries in the world. Unfortunately, there are countries where crimes like abduction, murder, rape happen quite often. The crimes in a country affect its functioning and also tarnishes its image in the international market. Although acute measures are taken by the police, crime rate is still considerably high. Here is a list of the Top Ten Countries with Highest Crime Rate.
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India is our number 10 country with the highest crime rates. The total number of crimes in India was 1,64,630 last year. Over population and increased prices are the prime reasons behind it. Gangs prevailing in India indulge in many unlawful activities. Although the country stood against rapes and discrimination against women. The politics in India is very dirty and it is also a major cause of crimes. Crimes in metropolitan cities is much more than other local cities.
The total number of crimes in Italy was 2,231, 550 last year. It is our number 9 country with the highest crime rate. The number of mafia’s in the southern Italy are increasing everyday and it is a major cause of concern. They occupy about 9% of the GDP of Italy. Italy ranks 43 in the countries with highest rapes. The government has framed some reasonable policies and crime rate should now reduce. Hopefully soon.
The beautiful north American country stands number 9 at the highest crime rate list. The estimated crimes in Canada are 2,516,918. Major underground occupy the major part of this number. Canada has strict anti-crime agencies that work to curb the unlawful activities. Smugglers and rug dealers function very actively in Canada. Also, Black marketing is on a surge. The government should take some strict actions to curb the crime rate.
7. South Africa
With estimated number of crimes of 2,683,849, South Africa holds our number 7 spot. It has population of 53 Million. Reportedly Five hundred thousand women are brutally raped every year in South Africa. Also, the number of smugglers and mafias are present in a large number. The Republic of South Africa has black people as well who were discriminated on color basis in the past. The Legendary Nelson Mandela took a stand against the cause. We hope that the country attains peace and prosperity.
No doubt, Japan is a leading country in technology. But the crime rate in the country is on a surge. With reported 2,853,739 crimes, Japan is our number 6 countries with the highest crime rate. Although they have achieved massive success in the field of technology, crime rate is still supposed to be checked. There are cases where tourist’s have been robbed and looted. The residents have to be alert all the time.
A highly developed and skilled country. Russia is a weapon superpower. Although it has a large number of crime rate. It is our number 5 country with the highest crime rates ever. The country had a terrible number of crime i.e. 2,952,370. The land whose president is Mr. Vladmir Putin has to put up some efforts to reduce the number of crimes in the country.
With a total reported crime of 3,771,850, France is our number 4 country with the highest crime rates ever. It is a highly respected and advanced country. French is the most used language in the country after English. Though it lags behind in the number of crime rates. Rapes, abductions, murders and robberies are on a surge. Severe laws have been framed by the administration and hopefully it will become a peaceful country soon.
The crimes in Germany reached a whooping number of 6,507,394 last year. A lot of people have suffered because of the increased rate of crimes. Abductions, rapes, murders and robberies have witnessed a spurt in the recent times. The government should take some active measures as soon as possible. We hope that Germany attains a peaceful and prosperous environment very soon. Peace should prevail in the world now!
2. United Kingdom
United Kingdom holds our number 2 spot in the list of countries with the highest crime rates. Although it is a prosperous and a royal country, Britain still has a awful crime rate. 6,523,706 is the number of crimes that reportedly happened in the United kingdom last year. It is indeed a matter of concern. Government should formulate stringent policies to make a difference. Peace should prevail in the land of thy Queen.
1. United States of America
The crime rate is a whooping number of 11,877,218. That’s like really big for a country which is the super power of the world. Barack Obama has taken some strict actions against the crimes. Hopefully, America will become a peaceful and serene country very soon. The world super power should be an example to other countries in terms of peace. Hopefully, USA takes a step ahead in the future. Peace to all!