Public safety is secured in Korea. The reason is simple. First, the country is very small. Second, people live densely in certain part of the region. Third, there are still people walking in the street even in late night because normally bar or pub opens till 2 or 3 O’clock in the morning.
However, as some sexual crimes become issue throughout the society, Korean women’s safety conscience has been grown. Thus, they become interested in self-defense weapons. Since it is banned to carry a personal gun legally in Korea, the sale of self-defense weapons is constantly increased.
According to Jung Kyu Han, a chief executive officer in online shopping mall of self-defense weapons damool.com, the most popular item is a spray that has similar effect of tear gas gun. The twenties and thirties love it because it is portable and able to be carries without any registration. Electronic alarms are also favorable items that they can warn the situation immediately.
Trivia: Most of the self-defense weapons are for women use, so the design is cute. The above items are the spray and electronic alarm.
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