SPEED + DISTANCE = SURVIVAL As I’m writing this, my child is in the midst of a lockdown drill at her … >>>
We all hear about this OSINT malarkey but searching the Internet for information is much much more than just dropping a couple of search terms into Google.
There are many different search engines out there and using these various systems, combined with how you actually search for phrases, should bring you the results you are after.
An estimated 5.9 million CCTV cameras were in operation throughout the UK in 2016, making the British public one of the most surveilled in the world. Only Beijing has more CCTV cameras than London, where the average person will be recorded on camera 300 times in one day.
Global Risk RoundUp – Feb 2020
Our Global Risk partners, Drum Cussac, provide in-depth analysis of global risks via in-house experts, cutting edge technology and through a comprehensive global source network. Here is your summary of the incidents you need to know about from the last 30 days.
From the time we are indoctrinated into this Industry, we hear the phrase “Head on a Swivel”! This ancillary movement of moving one’s head 180 degrees side to side is taught to familiarize the specialist with scanning areas or crowds for suspicious activity or persons. At first, it’s over exaggerated, you appear to be nervous, very bobble head like, anxious, your adrenalin surges through your veins, but WHAT DO YOU SEE? If you see something, WHAT IS IT? Do you UNDERSTAND what it is you’re seeing? If so, now can you now PROJECT? And if so, can you now RESPOND? Oh, and can you do it in mili-seconds? For many, the answer is NO and for the many that can’t in truth say yes, I offer this article.
The struggle will be experienced by every single one of us, at differing intensities, durations and regularities; it is one of the only true guarantees in life.
Because this will be one of the first years that I’ll be at home and not in a warzone. As a hostile environment … >>>
As security professionals, it is our job to ensure the safety of our clients regardless of the situation at hand. Yet, … >>>
Although the underlying principle of understanding ‘capability and intention’ and the objective of ‘forewarned is … >>>
According to the FBI, a home burglary occurs every 13 seconds in America, as many as 2,000,000 homes are burglarized … >>>
Nine years have passed since I wrote my first article for The Circuit magazine and it’s been interesting to see how the … >>>
The Security Industry Authority currently requires all those who apply for a licence to be in possession of a recognised … >>>
When it comes to surviving sudden violence whether as the result of an active shooter or other civilian mass casualty … >>>
We cast our eye over the main stories impacting the security industry. Here's what's appeared on the radar since the … >>>
Many industry practitioners understand and embrace that continuing education is a necessity in a highly competitive, … >>>
Industry News – February 1st, 2020 The UK’s cybersecurity sector has annual revenues of £8.3 billion – up … >>>
2 guards with Juice WRLD charged with gun violations Two security guards for Juice WRLD face misdemeanor gun charges … >>>
Industry News Jan 25, 2020 According to a statement by two prominent United Nations rights … >>>
Welcome to a third article in the series looking at introductions to cyber security. We’ll be looking at a type of … >>>
Our Global Risk partners, Drum Cussac, provide in-depth analysis of global risks via in-house experts, cutting edge … >>>
Industry News - January 18th, 2020 Prince Andrew could be stripped of his 24-hour armed police protection in a major … >>>
I have no ambition to govern men; it is a painful and thankless office. ~Thomas Jefferson There is no denying that our … >>>
Anyone who has read my articles knows that I base most of them on questions or inquiries from those professionals who … >>>
Residential security (RS) is something that is usually taken very lightly, most believe putting in an alarm system and … >>>
In May 2003, the UK Government changed the rules on the supply of military kit, and many operators and companies now … >>>