It’s not surprising that many Charlotteans are concerned about crime and safety. In fact, those issues showed up high on the list of citizen concerns when we did our first “WFAE Civic Poll” last year. Remember that it’s not enough to be concerned; it’s important to get these issues in the proper perspective and to take some incredibly simple personal steps.
Did you know that a dangerous crime such as a robbery is 100 times LESS likely to happen than a property crime?
Did you know that our neighbors and colleagues may make some silly mistakes that greatly boost the chance of a property left, especially from a car?
Listen to this report from our Simone Orendain, who is a co-contributor to our “IPO Charlotte” series: