My office in SC is very close to Murrells Inlet. It is a lovely area. Are you interested in purchasing there?
You should always check with the police about crime. That is anyplace that you look.
Let me know if I can be of help.
I have a condo for sale at the Ashworth in N Myrtle Beach. Here is a link.
Real Living Eudailey Real Estate VA
Real Living at the Beach SC
Try (843) 546-5101 or (843) 545-4300