How to Walk With Confidence and Avoid Becoming a Target

When I write tips for keeping safe when you’re walking, I often say that you should walk with confidence, but what exactly does that mean? How does the way that you walk stop people from singling you out as being weak and vulnerable? People read other people without even really thinking as our body language and the way that we walk can give a lot of information away as to the kind of person we…

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How to Keep Children Safe From Predators

While it may be impossible to prevent every single child abduction, there are things that we as parents can do to help keep our children safer. 20-year-old, Thomas Anthony Dewald was arrested in southern Pennsylvania on Monday after he had abducted a four-year old girl from her home early Thursday morning. Luckily, in this case, the girl managed to escape and was later found wandering the streets. Dewald had entered the young girls home through…

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How Your Social Media Accounts are Making You a Target

Social media is an easy and convenient way to keep in touch with friends and family from anywhere in the world. The problem is that when you share anything on social media, it can be seen by people other than friends and family and you don’t know exactly who is watching. If you’re not careful and you give away too much information, you could be in trouble. During this post we want to take a…

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Responding During an Active Shooter Incident

12 Active Shooter Survival Tips

Nobody wants to think that they, or anyone that they know, will ever be on the receiving end of an active shooter but it pays to be prepared. If you’re not prepared then you won’t be able to remain calm throughout the whole incident which is very important. The chances of this ever happening to you is thankfully very slim but if it does happen, you want to have a plan in mind. Read on…

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Security Tips for Places of Worship

Churches and other places of worship are supposed to be safe places for everyone. Unfortunately, this isn’t always the case and attacks and such places are on the rise. Security is often a difficult task due to high traffic volumes and an open door policy but there are steps that can be taken. A good security plan should combine effectiveness in preventing and containing threats, without changing the experience for the members. Attacks on places…

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