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I think if you avoid the most risky situation everything should be OK: No walking, no street food, do wash your hands, peel your fruits, drink bottled water, etc… The most often, crime happens in Jakarta among gangs so you shouldn’t have troubles with it.Some clubs in North Jakarta have the reputation to be controlled by mafias, so if you want to be safe, you can start avoiding those.It is usually low value items (in my situation, I had all my cleaning products disappearing…), but very annoying.To avoid any problems, look for staff that has been recommended to you by fellow expats, and pay them more than average.
Most of the times, it only requires negotiation, but sometimes, it gets tougher.
A safe precaution therefore is to avoid too crowded areas.
Some extremist religious groups have been attacking entertainment venues too, especially during religious times of the year like Ramadan.
The danger is not so high, usually you only end up paying a few dollars extra, but in some cases, drivers can get violent (it happened with girls travelling alone).
Some people will warn you about credit card fraud, and you should be cautious about that.