Pisa is a generally safe place; however, be wary of the area around the railway station at night, as this tends to be a more dangerous area. Women travelling on their own are advised to watch their purses and valuables in crowded areas, such as buses or trains. For more information on safety in Italy, see http://www.lifeinitaly.com/travel/safety-tips.asp.
Useful Safety Numbers
Police Station (Via Lalli 3; tel. 050583511).
Carabinieri 112 (Pisa Porta A Mare; Via Conte Fazio 43; tel. 050501779).