Self Defense Blog
The majority of our SAFE International clients are women. One of the questions I often get is, "If an attacker tells me NOT to yell or they will kill me, should I yell?" As always, I can't give any definite answers, but I will ask people to consider the following: - why do they not want you to yell? One of the things attackers do not want is to get caught and yelling attracts attention. You may be apprehended at a public location and yelling is often the first and most important strategy. If taken to a secondary location, the odds of anyone hearing you are drastically reduced. But again there is no guarantee any strategy will work everytime. My recommendation is that if you decide to yell, make sure...