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Safest Cities LogoWith 99% of Pinehurst residents rating their feeling of overall safety as good or excellent, Pinehurst provides a safe and secure environment to live.  In fact, the Village of Pinehurst was named the “#1 Safest City in North Carolina” in 2014 and the “#2 Safest City in North Carolina” for 2015 and 2016 by SafeWise, a home security and safety advisory company. 

In addition, since 2002, the Village of Pinehurst Fire Department has earned the Life Safety Achievement Award by the National Association of State Fire Marshals Fire Research and Education Foundation each year for “Zero” fire deaths. In 2016, the Pinehurst Fire Department achieved the prestigious Accredited Agency status with the Commission on Fire Accreditation International (CFAI), one of only 19 fire agencies in North Carolina and 220 worldwide.

With consistent crime rates below neighboring towns, the North Carolina average, and the United States average, you can be assured that your family and property are well protected in Pinehurst.

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Source: Bestplaces.net