This link brings you to a summary showing the crimes that took place in Milpitas: http://www.cityrating.com/citycrime.asp?city=Milpitas&st The crime level in the city is below the national average. The city itself is very family-oriented and it continues to steer towards encouraging that trend by improving their schools, maintaining shopping centers, and keeping the
I have a few friends and a few clients who moved to homes around the correction facility in Milpitas when the new developments were built in 2006 and they all love it. They've had no complaints, there has been no trouble with the prison facility, and the life they know there is much better compared to the 2-3 hour commutes of the past. If you want to get a good feel of the neighborhood, consider driving around the house at different times during the day and night. See if you would feel comfortable at all times and get a feel for how you like it. That could really help with your final decision making. Good luck!
Silicon Valley and Fremont.
The Correction facility is secure, and mostly for DUI, drugs and short term stays.