As a licensed Realtor I can't comment on how safe an area is but for buyers I have them review the Buyers Advisory and in which, are the following links. You can click on these to see crime stats for the city, or any city in Arizona for that matter. Hope this helps :) Spirit
Crime statistics, an imperfect measurement at best, provide some indication of the level of criminal activity in an area. To check the crime statistics for the cities of Phoenix, Tempe, Glendale, Mesa, Scottsdale, Chandler, Gilbert and Peoria, go to www.faxnet1.org or the city of Phoenix website http://phoenix.gov/POLICE/crista1.html. A visit or phone call to other law enforcement agencies may be required.
For crime statistics in all Arizona cities go to www.azleague.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=about.cities click on the city/town and search for â€œcrime statistics.â€... more