Zionsville is one of the safest and most affordable suburbs in Indianapolis, and is a great place for families to settle in Indiana. This small town offers large homes with spacious patios, a friendly community and plenty of green space for active families. People who live in the Indianapolis metropolitan area generally consider the northern part of the metropolitan area to be the safest. Your chance of being a victim of crime in the Indianapolis metropolitan area can be up to 1 in 2 in neighborhoods in the southwest, or as low as 1 in 75 in the northern part of the metropolitan area.
INDIANAPOLIS IMPD says downtown Indianapolis remains safe and open to visitors, workers and residents. Considering the crime rate alone, the Indianapolis metropolitan area is less safe than the Indiana state average and less safe than the national average. I'm from Los Angeles, CA, I feel that Indianapolis is not a good place to experience crime, violence, the bad boy, summer, being turned on. I prefer to be in California, it's boring, there's nothing to do in Indianapolis, I prefer to be in Las Vegas.
At a press conference, the mayor of Indianapolis, Joe Hogsett, called Indianapolis an “extraordinarily safe city” and called the problem “gun violence.”.