Letter to the Editor of Foothills Focus

The February 29th edition of The Foothills Focus featured an article quoting Tim Mitten, of the Phoenix PD. It continues to perpetuate a "rumor" I've been trying to kill for years ... that leaving your outside lights on at night will deter crime. Of course, I had to respond. My letter ran in the following issue of the newspaper. For your convenience, here's the link to the source I cited in that letter:

DFAC — always working hard to protect your night skies.