My family and I live in what I consider a small town. Our neighborhood is safe and in general, violent crime is low. However, I am not so naive to think “bad things” cannot happen. Yesterday, one of those “bad things” happened. A mother was at the local grocery store two miles from our home when she became the target of a sexual assault and attempted car jacking. Incidents like this are so unnerving and scary – even more so now that I am a mother!
We’ve all heard the tips to be aware of our surroundings, to be careful. But oftentimes we become lax and comfortable. So here is a refresher. The below link was published by Cosmopolitan magazine with the tips coming from a former, FBI Criminal Profiler.
Stay safe ladies!