April 04, 2013
Investigation Discovery (ID) today released the results of a Nielsen Content online study that reveals how safe Americans feel in their own neighborhoods. The survey found that more than half (51 percent) of people polled feel not very safe in their neighborhoods and, what’s more, over one quarter (27 percent) are suspicious that their neighbors could actually be criminals. Americans’ PERCEPTION of safety may be off from reality, though. Poll takers named Alaska (25 percent) among states that are home to the least dangerous neighbors when, in fact, Alaska has the second highest violent crime rate in the U.S., according to the most recent estimates released by the Federal Bureau of Investigation.* Unfortunately some Americans learn the hard way, like those who unwittingly found themselves dealing with a NIGHTMARE NEXT DOOR on
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Mon 4/13/2015 8:18 AM
Investigation Discovery Reveals New Season of "Fear Thy Neighbor," Premiering Monday, April 13 at 10/9c
Below please find the results of a poll commissioned by Investigation Discovery (ID) about Americans' attitudes toward their neighbors, inspired by tonight's season 2 premiere of FEAR THY NEIGHBOR at 10/9c on Investigation Discovery.
Topline results include:
More than half (51 percent) of people polled feel not very safe in their neighborhoods.
Of those who have spied on their neighbors to catch them committing a crime, their favorite ways to play detective are peering through the window shades (71 percent) and monitoring their neighbors’ comings and goings (72 percent).
ID viewers are more suspicious, take safety very seriously, and even resort to using binoculars to get a closer look at their neighbors’ behavior
Americans’ perception of safety may be off from reality. Poll takers named Alaska (25 percent) among states that are home to the
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