Introduction To Executive Protection / Edition 1

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An Introduction to Executive Protection provides beginners in the occupation of executive protection with the tools they need to know and appreciate the profession; to enable them to realize what is expected when they are placed in positions of confidence and trust; and to understand the implications of being responsible for the safety and lives of others.
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An introductory textbook on providing security for important people. Describes the requirements, conduct, and qualifications for the job; discusses residential and estate security; and offers refresher information for veteran specialists in the role and diagrams and pictures showing how to protect individuals. Other topics include crowds, cars and driving, terrorism, and elements of medicine. The glossary does not indicate pronunciation. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (
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"Mr. June is a former US Secret Service protection agent who served on the President Gerald Ford detail; to whom the book is dedicated. … The book is a must for your library; the perspective is unmistakenly American … updated to cover emerging threats including suicide bombers. … comprehensive with a number of useful appendices including advance party checklists. …this is an excellent book …."

— Baron James Shortt of Castleshort, Director General, Law Enforcement or Security, Ireland, March 27, 2008

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780849381287
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 12/1/1998
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 288
  • Product dimensions: 0.69 (w) x 6.14 (h) x 9.21 (d)

Table of Contents

About the Author
Introduction 1
1 Assassination 11
2 Executive Protection 39
3 The Advance 59
4 Legal Considerations 75
5 Requirements, Character, and Conduct 87
6 Working the Principal 117
7 At Home or at the Office 143
8 The Car and Driving 161
9 Terrorism 185
10 Kidnapping and Bombs 205
11 The ABC's of Medicine 223
12 Of Dragons ... and Other Things 237
Glossary 257
Index 267
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