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Holiday Safety Tips – Keep Your Home and Family Safe

Safety Tips for the Holiday Season We believe the holiday season should be one of joy. Whether you’re staying home or traveling this year, this article provides a list of holiday safety tips for keeping...

Survival Kits for Emergencies

Be Prepared for a Natural Disaster with a Survival Kit A survival kit is a package of essential tools and supplies prepared in advance to aid survival in an emergency. Survival kits come in various...
Facebook's Safety Check In Feature

Facebook’s Safety Check-In Feature: Stay in Touch During a Disaster

Whether you're an everyday Facebook social networking fan, you will appreciate Facebook's Safety Check-In Feature. The handy feature is helpful if you're in the midst of a natural disaster, terror attack, domestic mass shooting,...

How to Survive a Mass Shooting

Ideas and Advice for Surviving an Active Shooter Situation The purpose of this article is to provide ideas and suggestions on how to survive a mass shooting. My goal is to aggregate the best advice...

Sex Offender Safety Zone Mobile App: SO Zones

New Mobile App Helps Sex Offenders Stay Away from Designated Safety Zones This article provides an overview of sex offender registration requirements in the United States. Also, it reviews a new app that helps registered...
Text to 911

Text Message to 911

What is Text to 911 Emergency Messaging Capability This article provides an overview of a service called Text to 911. The service is in the process of rolling out to cities in the United States....

Self-Defense and Personal Protection

In addition to conducting background checks and locating missing persons, private eyes are often hired to provide personal protection and bodyguard services to their clients. If you are considering adding these options to your...

List of Halloween Safety Tips

Keep yourself and your family safe with this list of Halloween Safety Tips Each year on Halloween, families across the country gather for parties and open their homes to excited trick-or-treaters. In addition, others head out with their...

Is Someone Stalking You? Learn How to Deal with a Stalker

Learn How to Deal with a Stalker and Keep Yourself Safe Stalking is defined as a repetitive pattern of unwanted, harassing, or threatening behavior that is committed by one person against another. Acts that could...
bulletproof vests

Bulletproof Vests, Backpacks and Protective Gear

What are bulletproof vests? Bulletproof vests are like sleeveless shirts that are worn on the upper portion (torso) of the body. The protective bulletproof vests serve as a piece of personal armor that helps absorb...