The City of Mauldin made it onto SAFEHome.org’s 2017 list of the 101 Safest Cities in the US. Of the 25 rated cities in South Carolina, seven of them received a Safety Score of at least 80. Ranking third out of South Carolina's safest cities, Mauldin is listed in the 25th percentile with a safety score of 84.63.
SAFEHome.org used a variety of data sources and combination of the FBI's latest report on how many and what types of crimes have occurred, crime trends and other data points like law enforcement officer ratio, demographics, population density, unemployment rate, income, education level, and more to come up with their scoring.
See the full list by SAFEHOME.org