A review of FBI crime data ranks Allen as one of the safest cities in the state. According to personal finance site ValuePenguin, Allen ranks #2 among Texas cities with a population of 50,000 or more.
The rankings use data from the 2014 FBI crime statistics, which provides the most recent crime data available. The data includes property crimes, such as burglary and arson, along with violent offenses from all law enforcement agencies that participate in the FBI Uniform Crime Reporting program.
Allen was also ranked #2 in the 2015 ValuePenguin review.