Do you know who you are hiring?

Do we really know what the role of the Close Protection Agent is? Do we really know what characteristics they must have before we start...

Breaking the myth of the “Gorilla” Bodyguard

A bodyguard profession is 90% pre-intelligence (mental awareness) and 10 % physical combat abilities.  When an attack or fight occurs, it...

Working in the shadows

A professional close protection team isn’t limited to the close protection operator observed standing next to the VIP. There are often...

What are you getting yourself into?

There seems to be some confusion around the topics of bodyguard certifications and licenses. I think this is a result of prospective...

Red Cross: 8 Staff Kidnapped in Eastern Congo

The international aid organization in Geneva announced on Tuesday the kidnapping of 8 Red Cross staff near the town of Fizi in South...

Are Gaddafi females bodyguards overdoing it?

Are Gaddafi females bodyguards overdoing it? When you see the Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi with his personal security escort, one thing...

Liza Minelli Settles Lawsuit With Bodyguard

On the 9th of December 2009 Liza Minelli settled her lawsuit with her former bodyguard.  The suit was for $100 million dollars and...