TGIF, especially after a jarring week here in Boston. Amy Lord, 24, was kidnapped and killed after her attacker had her withdraw money from various ATMs in the South Boston area, on her way to the gym. Without being experts on this topic, we cannot stress enough how important awareness is when living in a city. Sure, there are multiple tips to remember. It is unfortunate that tragic stories snap us back into reality when we may be a bit too comfortable in our city, ignoring the potential dangers that may be around us.
We hope you take a few minutes to read through tips and change something about your attitude when you may be walking home alone at night. Please comment or tweet with something you believe may be helpful to other readers.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to the Lord family.