Miami is overall a safe city, especially for tourists. It has some dangerous areas that should be avoided, but they are far from the usual tourist landmarks. You are advised to remain vigilant around tourist landmarks, since pickpockets are an issue there, and keep an eye out for suspicious activities wherever you go.
Does Miami have a high crime rate?
Miami, FL Crime Statistic Reportedincidents Miami/ 100k people Total crime 20,474 4,261 Murder 43 8.9 Rape 152 31.6 Robbery 769 160.0 6 more rows
Violent crime in Miami is one of the HIGHEST in the US. So there are many neighborhoods, even today, that you shouldn’t be walking around. Especially not at night. Overtown and Liberty City both have the highest violent crime rate in Miami and should be avoided at all times.