The topic of my latest article in The Bideford Buzz (our local magazine in this part of North Devon) was suggested to me by the editor. Nameley: how to stay safe on the streets at night.
The good news is that people usually greatly overestimate the risk of unprovoked attacks, as you can read:
It turns out that people also routinely underestimate other sorts of risk. And I'll have more to say about that in next month's issue.