“but I’m telling you these walls are funny. First you hate them. Then you get used to ‘em. Enough time passes… you get so you depend on them. That’s institutionalized.” – Shawshank Redemption The same with burglar bars on the windows and doors.
Centurion community in Gauteng started using an application called Zello on their cellular phones https://zello.com/app Private Security Companies and citizens respond to information to prevent crime. They also assist each other where possible. By giving a lookout with information a police helicopter could arrest armed robbers within minutes of a robbery a few day ago.
Given a choice I would prefer to live in a less corrupt country – or maybe just more intelligent people. I will think about it some more…