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Turning the Tables on Crime

April 5th, 2015, Posted in Uncategorized
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Months ago, I faced a scenario that I hope no homeowner ever has to face. I was the victim of a home invasion. I lived in my home for nearly 25 years, and never experienced anything as terrifying as the home invasion. After breaking my windows and kicking in my front door, the invader held me at gun point and ordered me to give him all of my valuables. This situation scared me enough to get ADT Home Security in Paducah.

I was considering moving to another neighborhood, because I was afraid that the invader would come back and kill me. I did a lot of thinking, and came to the decision that I shouldn’t move. I lived so many years in my home, and I didn’t want to let some criminal scare me out of my own home. I decided that I would stay, fight, and make sure that what happened to me didn’t also happen to anyone else in the neighborhood.

The citizens of the neighborhood banded together to help pay for the damages to my home. I was grateful for their help, but I was still sad about what happened. (more…)

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