In a time when hostage taking is on the rise internationally, this book is even more important than when it was first published. It provides the tools required to be responsible for the safety and lives of others. Using his experience from both the U. S. Secret Service and his private training, the...
To Be Published April 26th 2015 by CRC Press
Addressing the intricacies and diversities of street gangs, a major and growing blight across the country, this book draws on the expertise of high-ranking law enforcement officials monitoring terrorist activity and gang-related crimes as well as professional private investigators who have spent...
To Be Published April 22nd 2015 by CRC Press
Topics, Stories, and Reality beyond the Classroom
While professional courses and how-to manuals can prepare us for expected events that will occur in the course of our careers, there remains an untapped reservoir of life experience that cannot be prepared for in training or study. These events and experiences give texture and meaning to our work...
Published September 10th 2013 by CRC Press
Practical Approaches and Perspectives, Second Edition
Much has changed on the security landscape since the last edition of this book was published in 2000. Today’s security personnel face greater demands than ever before and are expected to be more highly trained and educated. Updated to reflect the heightened security climate of the current age,...
Published October 5th 2012 by CRC Press
Perspectives, Thoughts, and Opinions
Since 9/11, the terms homeland security and terrorism have become firmly entrenched in our lexicon. The days of walking through a simple metal detector at the airport are over, and our security landscape is forever changed. Terrorism and Homeland Security: Perspectives, Thoughts, and Opinions...
Published September 29th 2010 by CRC Press
Although it is impossible to account and plan for every potential threat, security breach, or scenario that may occur, it is possible to reduce the chance of malevolence claiming the life of your protectee. In the potentially dangerous but highly rewarding profession of close personal protection,...
Published January 17th 2008 by CRC Press
Practical Approaches and Perspectives
Our need for security has not waned since the dawn of civilization - it has only increased and become more complicated. Protection, Security, and Safeguards: Practical Approaches and Perspectives draws on the security prowess of former secret service agents and other notable security professionals...
Published June 28th 2000 by CRC Press
An Introduction to Executive Protection provides beginners in the occupation of executive protection with the tools they need to know and appreciate the profession; to enable them to realize what is expected when they are placed in positions of confidence and trust; and to understand the...
Published December 18th 1998 by CRC Press