Originally Posted by JAM3S
I have always wanted to move to Texas and may soon. As an outsider who has never been I hear the Katrina refugees have made downtown Houston a high crime area. Any truth to that?
I realize any major city will have its problem areas but is it widespread or easy to avoid?
I don't believe that to be the case, but as you state, it's a large city (4th largest in US) and with that you'll have crime.