RealtorsÂ® typically do not comment on "crime & safety" due to Federal/State anti-steering law exposure. An individual who "directs a particular race to a certain neighborhood and away from others" may be accused of "steering".
Since an overwhelming majority of Clients I work with express concern regarding â€œarea and communityâ€ one of the tools I suggest they use to come to an opinion is http://www.crimereports.com -- the most important opinion of any area is your own!
User Tip: once you enter an address, or an entire City, go to the "Incident Layers" tab to select what type of information is important to you. Next, choose the duration of time you want to look at under "Date Range" (for example, you might look at 2011 verses 2012 to date, etc.).