This article makes you think.
I live here in Albert's Creek and I don't think it's any worse off than any city with 1,163,964 (as of the July 1, 2013 Census Bureau estimates). That was a bad day for sure.
Well, darn. This is the wild west, ya know. "New Mexico's extremely high poverty rate of 21.9 percent, also the second-highest in the country."
Alaska's crime rate is the only one higher.
Hey, NM is my home. In fact I don't live too far from Irving and Golf Course, travel them both several times a week. Hmmmmm. I feel relatively safe as I would anywhere. There are just bad people always out there. I'm careful where ever I am. NM is the land of guns, shooting sports, but I think we have more people who would earn a DWI.