Book Chapters

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Threat & Risk Recognition

  • Are you at Risk?
  • Awareness
  • How to be an Easy Victim
  • Observation Skills
  • Suspicious People
  • Threat & Risk Recognition Conclusion

Security in the Street

  • Projecting Confidence
  • Clothing & Jewellery
  • The Arms Length Principle
  • To Comply or Not Comply
  • Fight or Flight
  • Fighting Back
  • Dialogue & Distance
  • Fake Compliance & Rape
  • Will Anyone Help You?
  • Safe Havens
  • Incident Awareness
  • Anecdotes

Security in your Vehicle 

  • When Driving
  • When Parking
  • Returning to your Car
  • Route Planning
  • Anti-ambush Driving

Security in the Home 

  • Doors and Windows
  • Illumination
  • Electronic Security
  • Dealing with Conmen and Intruders
  • Outside your Home

Kidnap Prevention 

  • The Kidnap Selection Process
  • Surveillance
  • Types of Surveillance
  • Detecting Surveillance
  • Surprise, Surprise, Surprise
  • How to Elude Someone Following You
  • The Ambush

Security in Transit 

  • Trains
  • Buses
  • Taxis
  • Express Kidnappings

Mental Blueprints

Combat (armed and unarmed)

Online Security

Learning Exercises (practical and tabletop)