Compared to the other cities in Washington and all other cities across the US, is Bellevue safe? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Bellevue is safer than 43% of other cities in the state of Washington. In addition, Bellevue is safer than 41% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Washington and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Bellevue. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Bellevue is below average in safety when compared with other United States cities.