Do you feel safer today than five, ten years ago? From violence in the workplace to kids killing kids in school, how safe are we? When it comes to violent crime, the FBI's numbers are down. In fact, for the eighth straight year we've seen a sharp decline, specifically in crimes like murders, rapes, and robberies.
But, people still don't feel safer."Anytime you pick up a paper you see some purse snatcher, thief, murderer" says Cape Girardeau resident, ERNEST SUTTON, "I don't think it's any different than it always has been."