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Awareness and being prepared are keys to staying safe, especially for seniors


Last updated 11/6/2017 at Noon

Michele Ryneal

Public relations manager at The Village Retirement Community

Special to Valley News

Have you ever been approached walking from your car to a store entrance by a person asking for change or a few dollars? This occurrence happens more and more as the economics of an area decline. Although seniors are less likely to be the victim of a violent assault and data from the National Crime Prevention Council indicates that the incidents of personal violence has dropped to its lowest level in almost three decades, it’s important to be prepared. But, these lower ra...

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