Crime hotspots hit home: Two of the most dangerous neighborhoods in the country are in Houston

May 1, 2013 Full story: CultureMap

Houston has a remarkably low crime rate considering its population size, but how safe are the individual neighborhoods? Some are highly susceptible to violent crime - defined as murder, forcible rape, armed robbery and aggravated assault - according to NeighborhoodScout.com . Two local neighborhoods made that website's "Top 25 Most Dangerous ... (more)

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Jeb

Dallas, TX

#1 May 3, 2013
No suprise here!
GET A JOB

Frisco, TX

#2 May 3, 2013
Get OF J O B
Darius Washington

Whitewright, TX

#5 Dec 5, 2013
Zambo63 wrote:
If you are part of these mentioned neighborhood, I would suggest you get hold of security devices like theBulldog Bar to re-enforce you doors.This little investment might be worth saving your family's or perhaps your own life.
That is a passive solution, as jailing yourself in your own house with bars only makes you a prisoner to the bad guys, not to mention makes a bad situation if you need to get out of your house quickly.

Better advice is to get a firearm or two and learn to protect yourself instead.
Mel Gibson

United States

#7 Jan 2, 2014
Just stay out of the areas where the kneegrows walk the streets and you'll cut your crime risk down to a fraction.

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