Compared to the other cities in Oklahoma and all other cities across the US, is Tulsa safe? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Tulsa is safer than 0% of other cities in the state of Oklahoma. In addition, Tulsa is safer than 1% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Oklahoma and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Tulsa. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Tulsa is below average in safety when compared with other United States cities.