Protection, Security, and Safeguards : Practical Approaches and Perspectives, Second Edition Hardback
Much has changed on the security landscape since the last edition of this book was published in 2000.
Today's security personnel face greater demands than ever before and are expected to be more highly trained and educated.
Updated to reflect the heightened security climate of the current age, Protection, Security, and Safeguards: Practical Approaches and Perspectives, Second Edition offers a critical survey of the field, introduces proven procedures, and explores the latest advances for security practitioners.
Highlights of the book include:Psychological perspectives on security issuesThe professional requirements of security officers and executive protection agentsCase studies of unusual security scenariosGuidance on performing a threat assessment under immediate situationsWorkplace violence prevention and response programsThe role of security consultantsDefensive tactics for protecting clients and personal self-defenseResidence security, airline security, corporate investigations, and motorcade proceduresReal stories from K-9 handlersSafeguards against identity theft and counterfeitingTips on getting hired as a security professionalEdited by a former U.S.
Secret Service Agent, the book includes contributions from professionals in all walks of the security industry.
The diverse array of topics in this volume provide a scintillating view of the challenging field of security and the people who make up today's security workforce.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 478 pages, N/A; N/A; 24 Illustrations, black and white
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Inc
- Publication Date: 01/11/2012
- Category: Security services
- ISBN: 9781439869536