[LMB] veering OT: crime and prevention, was Re: Is Barr a rapist? or I'm misunderstanding beguilement?

Katherine Collett kcollett at hamilton.edu
Thu Aug 8 23:46:51 BST 2019


> On Aug 8, 2019, at 7:58 AM, Marc Wilson <marc.wilson at gmx.co.uk> wrote:
> 
> Good locks make the lazy criminal pick somewhere with cheap locks.  No
> security is impossible to beat, it's just a matter of raising the
> inconvenience level and reducing the payoff.

That's how we feel about having dogs.  It's not that our people-loving retrievers would actually be a problem for burglars, but the deep barking is likely to deter them from targeting our house when there are plenty more around.

Katherine


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