Have a plan, be suspicious, be aware of your surroundings, walk with confidence
Walk with a friend whenever possible.
Avoid dark streets, high shrubbery, short cuts, and dark doorways. Try to walk facing oncoming traffic
Maintain a secure grip on handbags or purses, keep the flap towards your body. If someone tries to grab the
purse let him/her have it.
When you think you are being followed, you can: Turn and walk directly towards the individual and cross the street. Look the individual…