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Randolph Ranked as One of New Jersey’s Safest Places to Live

Wendi Manderioli

Monday, January 20, 2014 • 10:39pm

RANDOLPH, NJ - According to a ranking published by security organization SafeWise on Jan.20, Randolph Township has been ranked as New Jersey's 21st safest place to live.

The SafeWise rankings were determined by combining 2011 FBI crime data with other factors such as unique safety initiatives and security programs, the company said in a release.

A municipality must have a population of at least 15,000 to qualify for the list.

"From relaxed rural countrysides to fast-paced city living, the 50 safest communities in New Jersey share one critical, crime stopping characteristic: community cohesiveness" SafeWise security analyst Alexia Chianis said.

For more specifics on why Randolph qualified, click here.

 

Here is SafeWise's Top 50:

1. Mahwah (Bergen)

2. Sparta (Sussex)

3. Warren (Somerset)

4. Washington (Morris)

5. Bernards (Somerset)

6. Dumont (Bergen)

7. Hopatcong (Sussex)

8. Bergenfield (Bergen)

9. Madison (Morris)

10. Plainsboro (Middlesex)

11. New Milford (Bergen)

12. Montgomery (Somerset)

13. Wyckoff (Bergen)

14. Monroe (Middlesex)

15. Ridgewood (Bergen)

16. Readington (Hunterdon)

17. Hopewell Township (Mercer)

18. Morris Township (Morris)

19. Hillsborough (Somerset)

20. Montville (Morris)

21. Randolph (Morris)

22. Raritan Township (Hunterdon)

23. Cliffside Park (Bergen)

24. Mount Olive (Morris)

25. Manchester (Ocean)

26. Fort Lee (Bergen)

27. Princeton (Mercer)

28. Marlboro (Monmouth)

29. East Windsor (Mercer)

30. Jefferson (Morris)

31. Palisades Park (Bergen)

32. Manalapan (Monmouth)

33. Scotch Plains (Union)

34. Cranford (Union)

35. Denville (Morris)

36. Westfield (Union)

37. Parsippany (Morris)

38. Barnegat (Ocean)

39. Pequannock (Morris)

40. Nutley (Essex)

41. South Brunswick (Middlesex)

42. Roxbury (Morris)

43. West Milford (Passaic)

44. Summit (Union)

45. Lakewood (Ocean)

46. Fair Lawn (Bergen)

47. Middletown (Monmouth)

48. Medford (Burlington)

49. Piscataway (Middlesex)

50. Hazlet (Monmouth)

 

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