Safety starts with individual
It is also a situation most of us never envision ourselves having to deal with. The small-town mentality that cocoons our rural parish existence only adds to that sense of denial. In a community where many of us are connected in numerous ways and Southern hospitality is expected, it is sometimes hard to keep the importance of safety precautions at the forefront of our minds.
However, such measures are a necessity. The Ruston Police Department has investigated three cases this month of someone entering residents’ homes and stealing from them while they slept.