What are your lines in the sand?

Will you let a home invader tie you & your wife up? Would you let a carjacker pull you out the car while your kids are in the back? Will you let a couple muggers separate you from your girlfriend?

A college girl’s second weapon should be …

Women’s self defense needs are different from guys. So to help a girl out, we’re simplifying girls’ self defense needs. What’s the bare minimum of self defense weapons that a girl needs? What are they and why? And are they Read More …

How to tell if you should carry a knife

A knife is a great “weapon”*. It’s a fantastic equaliser, which is basically what a weapon is there to do – even the playing fields (and stack things in your favour). And everyone knows how to use them.   So Read More …

Can you handle the truth?

Oh my, I can’t believe I’d forgotten about this little gem! I have yet to come across anything so jam-packed with rock-solid advice, tips you just don’t find very often and all-round important shit that everybody needs to read. “Lies Read More …

A college girl’s first weapon should be …

A girl going off to college on her own is a nerve-wracking thing. Forget all the worries about passing exams, and finding friends, and boys – what about safety?! Date rape. Stranger rape. Mugging. Kidnapping. Pissed off people coming on Read More …

27 muggings in 12 minutes – the speed dating of crime

Want to get a feel for blitzkrieg muggings? Watch this video.

I have one thing to say to this woman

To the lady who wrote this piece about being afraid of men:   While you’re hiding in the bathroom, trying to decide if you need to phone someone to help you out of the bar, please read this – Being Read More …

Common sense driving skills for safety

The saddest part about the internet is how hard it is to find good advice through all the noise. ITS Tactical has some good old common sense advice on driving skills for the civilian interested in safety.

There is no safety

There is no such thing as safety. It is an illusion. You may be safe at any given time, or you may not. But safety, as a concept, doesn’t exist. A video everyone should watch to remind them there’s no Read More …