Opinion: Chattanooga wrestles with collision of crime realities, citizen perceptions and fear

Staff File Photo By Olivia Ross / Police vehicles form part of the massive Chattanooga Police Department response to a hoax shooting event at Brainerd High School lawn on Wednesday, May 3, 2023.
Staff File Photo By Olivia Ross / Police vehicles form part of the massive Chattanooga Police Department response to a hoax shooting event at Brainerd High School lawn on Wednesday, May 3, 2023.

All the crime statistics that can be mined and all the soothing talk from public officials who mean well aren't going to convince someone who feels unsafe that they are safe.

Despite

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