Our access to around-the-clock news greatly increases our visibility to acts of crime and violence. To avoid becoming a victim of crime ourselves, there are preemptive strategies we can implement in our daily lives to maximize our personal safety and security and minimize our exposure to threats. The following are some best practices to help you reduce your risk, deter criminal activity and increase your safety at home, online and in public places.
About the Author
David Blake, CPP, is Allied Universal’s Business Development Manager for Middle and East Tennessee. He holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Security Management and has received the Terrorism Liaison Officer (TLO) designation from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS).