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 August 27th 2015 by CRC Press
The problem of gangs and gang subculture is a growing threat to the stability of neighborhoods and entire communities. During the past two decades, gang members have increasingly migrated from large urban centers to suburban areas and other countries. This book addresses the intricacies and...
To Be Published July 31st 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