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How to Survive a Mass Shooting

Ideas and Advice for Surviving an Active Shooter Situation This article aims to provide ideas and suggestions on how to survive a mass shooting. I...
bulletproof vests

Bulletproof Vests, Backpacks and Protective Gear

What are bulletproof vests? Bulletproof vests are like sleeveless shirts worn on the body's upper portion (torso). The protective bulletproof vests serve as personal armor...
Home security systems

Home Security Systems and Alarm Companies: Resources for Investigators

List of Companies that Provide the Best Home Security and Alarm Systems Home security systems help keep you, your family, and your home (or place...

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...
Survival kits

Survival Kits for Long Surveillance Assignments and 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...
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 amid a natural disaster,...

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...

Self-Defense and Personal Protection

In addition to conducting background checks and locating missing persons, private eyes are often hired to provide their clients with personal protection and bodyguard...
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...
FEMA Wireless Emergency Alerts

FEMA Wireless Emergency Alerts

FEMA Wireless Emergency Alerts The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the National Weather Service work with major cell phone service providers to send emergency...

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...

List of Halloween Safety Tips

Keep yourself and your family safe with this list of Halloween Safety Tips Each year on Halloween, families nationwide gather for parties and open their homes...