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Old 09-30-2009, 09:25 PM
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I am new to Des Moines and planning to move in River Oak Apartments.I am a female could some one tell me how safe is this area?

Thank you in advance.
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Old 09-30-2009, 11:59 PM
Location: Des Moines, IA
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My guess is very - that's a very nice, safe and clean part of town.
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Old 10-01-2009, 12:06 AM
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It's a section 8 island unto itself (Creston) off 63rd close to Valley Junction. There was a fatal shooting there a couple years ago, I would be wary.
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