Crime in Medellin, Colombia

Crime rates in Medellin, Colombia

Level of crime
59.01 Moderate
Crime increasing in the past 3 years
39.77 Low
Worries home broken and things stolen
30.34 Low
Worries being mugged or robbed
55.62 Moderate
Worries car stolen
40.99 Moderate
Worries things from car stolen
47.92 Moderate
Worries attacked
33.99 Low
Worries being insulted
26.69 Low
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin colour, ethnic origin or religion
11.80 Very Low
Problem people using or dealing drugs
57.67 Moderate
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
52.84 Moderate
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
57.39 Moderate
Problem corruption and bribery
63.92 High

Safety in Medellin, Colombia

Safety walking alone during daylight
68.26 High
Safety walking alone during night
40.62 Moderate

Contributors: 89

Last update: February 2019

These data are based on perceptions of visitors of this website in the past 3 years.

If the value is 0, it means it is perceived as very low, and if the value is 100, it means it is perceived as very high.

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1 Comments so far

#Anonymous on Dec 20, 2018 :
This city is extremely safe, I visited there and it was delightful. Just take normal precautions, you don't need to be paranoid, yet don't be stupid and travel alone at late night, since the crime rates are significantly higher. Stick to the main touristic areas and you'll be all fine, petty theft is common though.