California Crime Statistics Overview
California major cities of Los Angeles, San Francisco and San Diego have high-crime neighborhoods that should be avoided. Only these three cities are listed for their population and tourism ratio to crime statistics. Murder, violent crime and robbery are the crime statistics considered.
The red areas represent regions that should be avoided. Make sure you have enough fuel to pass through these areas without stopping. Do not take any form of public transportation through these areas.
You should take precautions in the yellow zones such as locking the car doors, not being out at night and handling money discretely.
The information provided is considering a tourist from out of the area and not someone who lives nearby and knows the ins and outs of these regions.