Vernon is not exempt from criminal behaviour. But to figure out why persons are drawn to crime is an interest of Flora's. She wants to find out to see if we can use this approach to reduce crime in Vernon." There are many reasons why people commit criminal behaviour, but finding out what those reasons are can help us to ward off crime at its source. More policing may not be the answer. "I would like to consult with the RCMP and other advisers to find out why we are experiencing this rise in crime." She wants to work with police in order to find out how best to support and protect the citizens of Vernon from being victimized by petty crimes.