High net worth individuals and businesses may receive suspect letters or packages that could contain explosives or harmful substances from terrorists, deranged individuals, disgruntled former employees or criminals (for the purpose of extortion).
Whether for business or pleasure, you and your family are likely to travel internationally on a regular basis. When you do, simple security planning can help ensure a trouble free trip.
There are a number of measures that high net worth individuals and companies can take to protect themselves against threats from explosive devices.
Most crimes that occur in and around the family residence are planned and as therefore require some form of information gathering by the perpetrators.
It is well documented that the majority of planned kidnaps occur close to areas that the victim frequents regularly, such as their home, office or school.
Car jacking is a violent form of motor theft. Criminals will surprise a driver, usually threatening them with a gun or a knife, and force them to surrender their vehicle.
Closed circuit television (CCTV) is useful for surveillance; distinguishing false alarms from genuine alarms; and checking who is requesting admittance at remotely controlled doors and gates.
Safe rooms were initially created to be used as a safe refuge in strategically important buildings such as embassies, in case they should come under attack.