Three Fond du Lac county communities have made their way onto another positive list –
being named one of the 50 Safest Cities in Wisconsin. The report, put out by SafeWise, combined data from the most recent FBI Crime Reports with their own research to create the list. The report lists North Fond du Lac at number 23. North Fond du Lac police chief Darren Pautsch says its a community accomplishment. The report says the village had 1.98 violent crimes per thousand residents and a property crime rate of 11.88 per thousand. Waupun is ranked 30th on the list and Ripon is number 35 Mayville was ranked 42nd on the list. The city of Fond du Lac is not on the list. Freedom came in on the list as number one for the safest city in Wisconsin. SafeWise is an informational company dealing with home security and safety
advice. The full list of cities can be found on their website, www.safewise.com.