I must admit I do not understand this fear that is gripping so many people who have never been safer than people have ever been in the history of mankind.
There is no war or daily bombing and when there was those bloody inconveniences, people survived, married, had wonderful families all through it. They didn't let the violence of a few miserable souls stop them from living.
And now a police state, for what? Does anyone understand what happens to a group of people who are caged? Their senses dull; they can no longer think logically, and they become weak; so when a genuine threat comes from another group of people who are out free and have their senses honed, the caged weaklings get slaughtered.
Then you have something real to be afraid about...