Tuesday 21 July 2015 10.06am
You can check on here
to find out the crime 'rating' for any area in London. Most of Southwark is 'average' but if you zoom in there are some areas near OKR 'above average'.
The majority of local residents will probably say they have never experienced or witnessed any problems, but if you are worried about safety based on what you've seen and read of the locality, no one can categorically reassure you that you will be safe - in any area of a large city.