Recently we wrote an article on how to use this FREE crime spotting tool. You can read it for yourself below.
We hope you find it helpful.
However, there is no substitute for hitting the streets.
Take a look at the Atlanta police department's website below and enter the address you are interested in. It gives a great deal of detail about they types of crime committed and when they occurred over a specified period of time.
If you are familiar with Atlanta, be sure to compare the data you find for that area with that for areas you are familiar with. You might also try contacting the precinct for that area, and best of all, spend some time in the area at different times of day and different days of the week. Talk to everyone you meet on these visits and get their impressions.
Where ever you move, be safe. Always be aware of you surroundings, be discrete with your phone, laptop and valuables, and do not make yourself, your car, or home a target. Keep valuables hidden from sight.
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Determining to the answers to questions on any of the topics listed above is something that you would need to do on your own. It is up to the individual to make their own determination about a specific area. If a real estate agent were to comment on such a thing, it could be steering which is a prohibited act.
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