Break free from zip ties

How to Break Free from Zip Ties

While I hope that you never have a need to use this information in a real life situation, it is always a good idea to prepare ourselves as we never truly know what life holds for us. We wrote previously about escaping from duct tape and today we want to look at how to break free from zip ties. Depending on where you live in the world, kidnapping can either rarely happen or be of…

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Responding During an Active Shooter Incident

Responding During an Active Shooter Incident

Active shooter incidents usually evolve very quickly and are unpredictable. They often look for “soft targets” – ones in which the shooter will not encounter a lot of resistance. They are not interested in negotiations, hostages, or even care about their own survival. All they care about is being remembered for killing as many people as they can before law enforcement arrives on the scene. Today we are going to take a look at three things: How…

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How to Survive a Riot

How to Protect Your Home From Looters

When a natural disaster of any kind threatens your area, you have the choice of hunkering down in place or getting out to safety. Either way, looting is likely going to be a concern. In most cases, looters are going to target businesses in order to do their “shopping”, however, some of them are going to be intent on stealing from residential areas. For this reason, you must be prepared to protect yourself, your family,…

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Stop Making These Mistakes that Make Your Home an Easy Target

Stop Making These Mistakes that Make Your Home an Easy Target

Everybody should be able to feel safe within their own home. There is no worse feeling than coming back from a trip only to find that your property has been broken in to. Whilst no one’s home is immune to a break-in, there are things that we sometimes do that make our homes an easy target. Mail Pile-up A pile-up of mail is a surefire way to let anybody know that you are definitely not…

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Home Defense: Surveillance Cameras

Home Defense: Surveillance Cameras

Having surveillance cameras is all good but oftentimes people are not quite sure when it comes to choosing a system. Below you will find some things to consider when choosing the best surveillance cameras for you. Entry Points The front and back doors are the main areas in which a burglar will enter your property which makes them prime candidates for your camera installations. Another common entry point for a burglar are windows. If fitting the…

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