Democratic Republic of Congo Dozens Killed and Injured Following Train Derailment in Kasai Occidental Province At … >>>
Rule number one when it comes to disaster management – preparation beats the hell out of managing in the crisis. Now is the perfect time to start preparing while there is no critical emergency or natural disaster. When it comes to disaster preparedness I think about the Family, the Dwelling, the Environment, Critical Stuff and the Plan.
Addiction. Mental Illness. What comes to mind when you hear those words? According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, approximately 1 in 5 Americans experience a form mental illness within a given year, while about 21% of 13-18 year olds experience a serious mental illness.
Our Global Risk partners, Drum Cussac, provide in-depth analysis of global risks, here is your summary of the last 30 days. Including: Suicide Explosion in Somalia, Gunmen attack market in DRC, Bar shooting in Brazil, and campus shooting in North Carolina.
I’ve harnessed the knowledge and experience I’ve gleaned through two decades of Special Forces soldiering, and nearly twenty years as a private security adviser working in conflict zones around the world to advocate for a formula-guided, options-based response plan to mass shootings. I’ve taught these techniques to diplomats, the media, executives, NGO’s etc.
2017 has been an interesting year for politics, particularly American politics. On these shores, we had an election for the history books, one which pitted the wife of a former President against a billionaire reality show host.
The majority of attacks on mobile devices focused on human exploitation, as found in the Proofpoint Human Factor Report. … >>>
Rule number one when it comes to disaster management – preparation beats the hell out of managing in the crisis. Now is … >>>
Having just returned from six months security consultancy and executive protection work in some of the darkest corners … >>>
We cast our eye over the main stories impacting the security industry. Here's what's appeared on the radar since the … >>>
KEEPING YOUR EDGE: Can I get some work? Hands down, this has to be amongst the most confusing phrases in … >>>
We use the word “Go Bag” a lot in the Close Protection Industry but the bag itself has a multitude of different uses and … >>>
Recently I was talking with a friend who has a long career in close protection and I asked him for ideas for my Circuit … >>>
Originally published on HVMN by Nate Martins. The moment every athlete wants to … >>>
In this article we will look at the rise in phone tapping, the use of Mobile Telephone monitoring software (spyware), … >>>
2017 has been an interesting year for politics, particularly American politics. On these shores, we had an election for … >>>
More now than ever, church security is an issue that must be addressed in our modern society. Most recently in … >>>
An Interview with Peter Moore On May 29, 2007, IT consultant Peter Moore and four bodyguards, all British … >>>
The nuances of personal protection and the specialist options available to High Net Worth Individuals (HNWI’s), VIPs and … >>>
I am sure there are those who initially looked at the title of this article dismissed it as something that will never … >>>
In recent years there has been a surge of acid attacks in London and the surrounding areas. Understandably this has … >>>
It seems a strange anomaly to me that as a Close Protection Officer there is no requirement for me to have any physical … >>>
People go to church for all kinds of reasons but almost no one goes to find trouble. The ones that do go for that … >>>
I want to start this edition of Keeping Your Edge by giving you a glimpse into how my non-operational days go, those are … >>>
Going to (or going back to) university seems to be becoming increasingly popular and I have lost count of the number of … >>>