According to research conducted by Compare the Market, Derby was ranked third safest area to live in the country with an average of 222 crime cases per 100,000 people. It was ranked ahead of Nottingham, which had 312 crime cases per 100,000.
Derby was also applauded for having ‘one of the best’ healthcare followed by Aberdeen and Edinburgh.
The ambulance service was on record to be the second quickest with a response time of only 3.74 minutes. The study found that 92% of the ambulance requests were responded in less than 8 minutes.
Plymouth was found to be the fourth safest city, with Manchester in at fifth. London was ranked at 21 out of the 30 most popular cities in the country.