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Crime & Safety in 70115 : Real Estate Advice

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Mon Jul 6, 2015
Eileen Murray answered:
If you are from another large city , you will find us comparable in many ways . Our crime stats are comparable . We have better food , music and commute times than most . We have worse streets , polititians and police than many . There is a give and take . Most residents would not relocate for love nor money . Come try out the life in the "dream state" by leasing something in an area that appeals to you and take it from there . We would love to introduce you to our life . ... more
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Sun Feb 24, 2013
Amiralshathri answered:
in new orleans mostly theres rape mollesting e.t.c drugs come in second
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Sun Mar 10, 2013
Kim Catalano answered:
The best thing to do is go to the NOPD website for crime statistics.
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Tue Jan 1, 2013
Lisa Heindel answered:
There is a citizen's group in the Quarter that might be a good source of information:
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Fri Jul 27, 2012
Beachgirl answered:
No, just a real "hot" area! Yesterday about 10:00am, SWAT moved in on a NOLA major drug dealer @ 235 Old Hammond Hwy for meth!
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Mon Jun 18, 2012
Lisa Heindel answered:
The city has a crime map page on it's website:
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Tue May 1, 2012
Lisa Heindel answered:
The city has crime stats on their website ( Additionally, you can call and talk to the police district quality of life officer to get a feel for the area. ... more
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Sun Apr 8, 2012
Anna M Brocco answered:
When it comes to any safety/crime related issues, it's always best to contact the local police department with all your questions, hear all there is to hear firsthand. If unfamiliar with the area(s) do revisit more than once and at different times of day, possibly chat with locals/neighbors. Real estate professionals are prohibited from steering, enticing a buyer to purchase/rent, or not, in specific neighborhoods.
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Sun Apr 8, 2012
Jim Stratton answered:
Sun Apr 8, 2012
craig mirambell answered:
First thing you should do is drive by frequently. We cant advise on a certain neighborhood, but i alwasy recommend determinging for yourself.

Go in the morning driveby, park for aminute, observe
Go In the evening after dark, scope that out. You should get a pretty good feel of it after a few visits.

There are so many spots that are hit or miss, one block beautiful, one block filthy. You just have to do your research and eventually make you choice.

Good luck and let me know if you need anything
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