In the weekly feature called "e-views," we invite readers to answer a question via email.

This week's question:

Last week a woman was stopped while driving and approached and assaulted by a man and teenage girl who tried to rob her in Antioch. What precautions do you take to stay safe? And, what can the community do to stem the tide of crime in East County?

Email your response to bnews@bayareanewsgroup.com. Please limit responses to a few sentences, and be sure to include your full name and city of residence. Not all responses will be published. Note: Please respond before Monday.