How to Defend Yourself Against Punches

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By far the most common type of attack you will face in a bar brawl, street fight or road rage attack is against multiple wild punches being thrown at your head. Most fights are determined by attacks to the head, so protecting your head is the most important thing! Lets face it, this is likely […]

Protect Your Home Against Residential Burglary


The vast majority of home burglaries occur during weekdays, between 9:00am and 4:00pm, when the thieves can be best assured there is no-one home. They mostly just want quick access to your goods that they can cart away in a nearby waiting stolen car. Mostly, they will use a ploy like knocking on the door […]

How to Avoid Being a Victim of Carjacking


There are no single causes of carjacking, but the most common motivation for it is usually tied to the drug trade. Either the thief wants your vehicle to use in a robbery to obtain drugs, or they are already high on drugs and looking for “kicks”. It is a crime of opportunity, and therefore one […]

Six Steps to a Burglar Proof Home


The two enemies of any burglar are time and visibility. The longer and harder you can make their job of entering your home and removing your property, the closer you are to being “burglar proof”. Of course in reality, there is no such thing as a 100% burglar proof home, you should still pursue this […]

Install a DIY Home Alarm System


When it comes to choosing a home alarm system, the choices that you have are pretty broad. You can start with those portable personal alarms that can be hung over a door, or a DIY wireless alarm, and go from there all the way up to a professionally wired alarm system. You can even repurpose […]

13 Top Tips To Prevent Identity Theft 2017


Protecting your sensitive personal information from thieves is getting harder than ever, thanks to a combination of the growth and sophistication of organized crime, and the lack of initiative on the part of banks and legislators to do anything meaningful to combat it. 13 Top Tips To Beat Identity Theft What follows is a list […]

10 Ways to Avoid Home Invasion


For about the last decade or so now in North America, home invasions have been increasing at alarming rates. While the police regard these as burglaries, they generally are much more violent than a regular break and enter home burglary. Since there are no specific charges in the Criminal Code as “home invasion”, the actual […]

Avoid Being Mugged


There are times when, no matter how much you try to avoid a dangerous place of situation, you will ultimately still find yourself in one. Robbery is a violent crime where a criminal, or group of them, are prepared to use force to get your property. With the rise of incidences of people becoming addicted […]

36 Ways To Improve Personal Security


When you get right down to it, your personal safety comes down to mindset. Awareness and avoidance should be at the forefront of your mind whenever you are in potentially dangerous situations, or even home with your family. Looking for weak spots in your home security or potential threats when out for a night on […]

How to Deal With Bullies


Every day, millions of young people of all ages have to deal with bullying. The insidious thing about it is, that often the only people who see the severity of it are the victims. Adults all to often do not take it serious enough, and the victims are too afraid and isolated to ask for […]