You guessed it.
Yes, I realize 1950s North Carolina was far more complex--and troubled--than Mayberry. That said, there's value in friendship and community... and a legacy of peaceful resolution, episode after episode (no matter how much Barney might have hankered to use those handcuffs).
Rest in peace, Andy Griffith. We could use a lot more of you and a lot less of those scrolling headlines.