Skukuza presents a relatively low risk regarding petty crimes. Although as a tourist, some vigilance is needed, it is quite safe. It's located within the Kruger National Park, which is a controlled environment with security measures in place. Therefore, instances of pickpocketing, bag snatching, or scams are rare. However, it is always important to keep your personal belongings secure and avoid showing off expensive items. Public places like visitor centers are well patrolled, making safety rarely an issue.