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Recognizing the Limitations of Physical Self Defense

Why do many self-defense training scenarios start with a gun already at your head? Or an assailant threatening you with a knife to your throat? What happened in the moments prior to that situation and how often is that time frame covered in any depth in much of what passes for self- defense training? 926 more words

Personal Security

KidsAndCars.org to mark National Heat Stroke Prevention Day on July 31

Children continue to die in hot vehicles – and parents and families across the country endure the worst nightmare imaginable. Yet, most parents still think it could never happen to them.

Community Services

WFPD Summer Safety Tip #7 - Neighborhood Watch

Neighborhood Watch is one of the oldest and most effective crime prevention programs in the country, bringing citizens together with law enforcement to deter crime and make communities safer.

Community Services

Open doors and windows - "Come on in!" invite to Burglars!

KEEP YOUR doors and windows secure, urge the local police.

Hedon accounts for over 50% of all reported crime across South West Holderness. Now that summer is with us people tend to get careless with regard to their home security, vehicle security and what they leave out in their gardens (toys, bikes and gardening equipment/tools) and thus can become easy victims of crime. 197 more words


"National Night Out" to be observed in Mount Gilead

Plans continue to take shape for the “National Night Out”, set for Tue., Aug. 5, in Mount Gilead.

This will be the 8th year for the local program, a collaborative effort of the Mount Gilead Concerned Citizens and Community Watch and local law enforcement to heighten crime prevention awareness and to strengthen neighborhood spirit and police-community partnerships. 89 more words