The attack took place at 5:40 a.m. The 30-year old victim was walking in the alley in the 5600 block of North Kenmore Avenue when the assailant grabbed her. The victim started screaming for the man to let go of her.
How dangerous is stalking?
What follows is a great example of what to do when faced with this type of life threatening situation.
What lessons in personal safety can we learn from this tragedy?
The epidemic of sexual assault on college campuses continues unabated. The Carlisle Sentinel reports that Dickinson College is adding another approach in its efforts to reduce the number of sexual assaults on campus. Dickinson invited Harry Brod, an expert in men’s studies and a philosophy and humanities professor at the University of Northern Iowa, to […]
It would have been bad enough for three young men to rob a senior citizen by threatening him with violence, but Mr. Cross was never even given a chance to offer up his money and wallet to avoid being hurt.
What actions would you have taken to survive the horror of that night?
A hit to the head can be fatal, whether it is from the punch itself, or from the victim’s head hitting something hard after being knocked out.
What should this mean to you?
What can you do to keep yourself from becoming a CTA robbery statistic?
Most passengers continue to be totally oblivious to what is going on around them. That type of behavior will not only increase their chances of being robbed, but could end up endangering their physical well-being and possibly the life of an innocent bystander.
How might your lack of attention get someone else injured or killed?