It’s said that rural-based websites are generally easier to break into than urban locations. Ask Morenci Area Schools. They’ve been shut down at least twice recently by Turkish invaders. The story here says that 70 rural police department websites were recently hacked:
The loosely-knit hacking collective said Saturday that it attacked 70 mostly rural law enforcement websites in the United States in retaliation for the arrests of its sympathizers. Some county sheriffs said they were told about the hacking, but others appeared to learn of the scope of what had happened only when contacted by The Associated Press.
We small-town people are described as low-hanging fruit.