How to Protect Your Identity From Being Stolen

With the advancements of technology,  there’s really no way to guarantee that you’ll never be a victim of ID theft. You can, however, take steps to reduce your risk. Why would somebody want to steal your identity? It doesn’t matter who you are, you identity and your personal information are valuable to criminals. With your information they can open bank accounts, get credit cards and loans, apply for different benefits and documents such as passports…

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How to Knock Someone Out Easily

Knocking somebody out isn’t quite as easy as it looks on TV and believe it or not, there is actually quite an art to it. It is not so much about how tough someone is, it is about having the correct combination of strike, angle, target and timing for it to work. It is about how you stand, how you generate the power, where you aim the shot, and more importantly—how to set the opponent…

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How to use a fire extinguisher properly

Using a Fire Extinguisher as a Weapon

UK Survival Guides do not advocate using fire extinguishers as a weapon outside of a life threatening situation.  It doesn’t really matter where you are, there is more than likely a fire extinguisher nearby and many people wouldn’t even think about the fact that it can be used to protect them. The fact is, dry chemical fire extinguishers make great non-lethal weapons that can slow down, stop or incapacitate an attacker. We believe that violence in…

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Home security

Garage Security Tips

When it comes to home security, we often spend our time worrying about the doors and windows of our homes but forget about the garage. Garage doors are in most cases pretty weak and they can give thieves easy access to your home. They take very little effort and virtually no time to force open. Even if the garage is not actually attached to the property, if there is items of value stored in there,…

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Understanding Interrogator Tactics

An interrogator is anybody that questions somebody either formally or aggressively. You will have heard the term used to describe being questioned by law enforcement but it also covers being questioned by a private individual, an insurgent group or even a kidnapper. I have an idea for a set of articles that we want to write here on the website but for this guide, we want to focus on the tactics used for interrogation which…

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