Crimes are rampant everywhere that it actually pays that you give utmost importance to your security and safety, especially if you are out in a public places like the mall, which can also be teeming not only with fabulous sale finds which you can share with your girlfriends, but also with bad people with bad motives that are out to jump at you or steal your belongings when they find the chance. It is also best that you secure your belongings and valuables while out shopping. If possible do not bring to much stuff and settle for only those that you might need while your out and leave most of your stuff at home, yes, including your tablets and your laptops. A handy digicam and a mobile phone which you can safely stash in the most secure part of your bag or in your pocket, are ideally the most you can bring.
Be attentive and pay attention to what's happening around you even when this big bag sale is making you hyperventilate! Do not give the bad guys a chance to make their advances on you. And if possible, you might as well check out those tasers for sale the next time you went out to the mall to shop.