- Dozens of people have already downloaded No-Go Zone which has 4.3/5 rating
- Designers say the app is meant to let people know if they are in imminent danger
- The app also aims to give people information on the areas of the capital to avoid
- Other users can report live crimes and they will be beamed live to smartphones
An app has been launched in Paris warning people if they are in a so-called no-go zone and giving live alerts of sexual assaults.
Dozens of people have already downloaded No-Go Zone, which is available on Google Play, and it currently has a rating of 4.3 out of 5.
Its designers say the app is meant to let people know if they are in a dangerous area and allow them to avoid places in the French capital where they might be at risk of violence or crime.
Other users can upload current incidents, ranging from attacks to sexual assaults, and they will beamed straight to a smartphone or device.
The app’s description online reads: ‘Whether you are staying in an unknown location, looking for a safe place to live, on your way to a specific location then No-Go Zone allows you to reduce any risk of aggression, theft, harassment or incivility.’…