[Tagging] areas of risk

seirra general at sarifria.x10.bz
Fri Aug 17 08:07:35 UTC 2018

I was thinking more if a specific crime happens often enough to be 
attributed to a street/building. by overlaid I'm guessing you mean as in 
third party like mentioned earlier?

On 08/17/18 00:36, Shawn K. Quinn wrote:
> On 08/16/2018 02:32 PM, seirra wrote:
>> Hello, i was wondering whether there was a way to tag areas that may be
>> risky/dangerous to walk in? i can think of a few streets that could use
>> the tag, was there anything of the sort that has been agreed on?
> Past discussions have indicated this is not something which can be
> objectively mapped in the OSM database. A posted sign warning of a high
> crime area, as well as things like graffiti, the
> dilapidated/deteriorated state of buildings, etc. could be mapped or
> tagged on existing objects as appropriate. Crime data by police
> beat/precinct could be overlaid onto a map generated from OSM data as well.

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