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No single apartment complex can guarantee safety, so be very wary of any that try to do this. However, you can search for potential amenities that may help you feel safer. By looking for items like a courtesy guard or a courtesy patrol, gated communities, or controlled access buildings, you may find a complex with more deterrents for criminals and mischievous behavior. When touring communities, pay attention to the lighting in the parking lot, as this can also help with safety concerns.