According to research just published by, Yonkers was ranked 15th of all mid-sized cities in America least prone to car theft! To complete the ranking, the analysis was compiled using the FBI’s Uniform Crime Report data for the first six months of 2015 and filtering with US Census information to determine statistics for mid-sized cities with a population of between 200,000 and 500,000. Rankings were based on the number of vehicle thefts per 100,000 population. Yonkers had a low rate of 70.78.

This is very good news for Yonkers and a job well done by the Yonkers Police Department!

Note: The information was released by Safeco Insurance, a division of the Liberty Mutual Insurance Company and the full report can be found here: