Crime is on the rise — be vigilant
Less than a decade ago, it was perfectly fine to lock your front door and go on a two-week vacation out of the city, and on returning, you would find everything just the way you left it. Not any more, especially with the rising cost of living and waning employment opportunities.
In Powell, Ohio 1 in every 147 people is at risk of having their homes, businesses or other property burglarized and stolen. The odds may look fair, but we all know that odds mean nothing when it is your home – the one place you should always feel safe – that has been intruded and your loved ones put at risk.