As an active Real Estate agent, I can not TELL you about crimes in an area. I can only point you to research material to help you look it up yourself.
Best of luck and good luck to your son. If I may be of any assistance whatsoever, please do not hesitate to call on me.
Disclaimer: I am a licensed real estate broker and property/casualty insurance agent in the State of Ohio, providing information and sharing experiences acquired over 15 years in the industries. I do not profess to be qualified to give advice in any other field, though will share opinions and information obtained during my course of work. It is always highly recommended that consumers seek counsel from a specialist in each area in which there is a question or concern.