Criminals are finding more creative ways to commit crimes. That is why it is more important than ever for people to do everything that they can to protect themselves. Kandy Perry, who is a police officer, has made a video with tips that will help people keep themselves safe. She recommends that women keep their purses in front of them while walking. Women should also have their keys out in front of them while walking. Additionally, it is a good idea to put the phone away. Cell phones can be a distraction.