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K9 Security

By Director Al Collins There are times when people feel more comfortable with adding to their COMBATIVS self-protection training, by having a dog with them. They are great protection to have with you at home, in your car (deter car-jacking) and also on walks. I speak from experience when I say they are unequaled early…

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USE OF DEADLY FORCE

By Director Rick Fike – Close Quarter Combat Skills Institute From “Staying Alive-Your Crime Prevention Guide” Another very important principle which also must be understood is the use of deadly force, which is generally defined as the force used to prevent immediate and imminent death or great bodily harm. To be justified in using deadly…

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Carjacking Security

By Director Al Collins In most carjacking situations (according to statistics), the attackers are interested only in the vehicle. Try to stay calm. Do not stare at the attacker as this may seem aggressive and cause them to harm you. There are two options during an attack–nonresistive, nonconfrontational behavior and resistive or confrontational behavior. Your…

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SURPRISED BY AN INTRUDER

By Director Rick Fike – Close Quarter Combat Skills Institute From “Staying Alive-Your Crime Prevention Guide” Several actions can be taken, provided each action is safe, practical, and based on common sense. Call the police Turn on every light possible Gather up the family and exit through another door and go to a neighbor Retreat…