Victim Disarmament Zones: Redux
A corollary on the subject of Gun Free Zones.
A picture is worth a thousand words... They're only minutes away.
If you grew up in a rural area you didn't live under the illusion that the cops would be there to help you. The reality is that it's no different in urban areas -- just the expectation is different.
There's liberal theory and good feeling -- and there's what really is. What really works (and doesn't). A link for your consideration if you think 911 will save you.
Personal responsibility. Oh and yes, you ARE your brother's keeper.