by 1st Lt. Mary Pekas
355th Fighter Wing Public Affairs
4/22/2009 - DAVIS-MONTHAN AIR FORCE BASE, Ariz. (ACCNS) -- "Never be outside alone at night."
"Always be aware of your surroundings."
"Try to avoid trouble."
Many people have heard these cautionary tips in some form or another. In general, following these mantras of vigilance is an effective way to preserve one's personal safety. But what happens when basic cautious behavior isn't enough?