The Worst Self-Defense Advice Ever

As I get to teach self-defense seminars and run courses around the country, I often spend time talking to students about self-defense advice and/or tips. I get a lot of “I was told to do X, what do you think about that?” Sometimes people are given good advice, and sometimes people are given poor advice.

Criminal Tactics in a Home Invasion.

Last month I described how to make your front door significantly stronger. This month I wanted to describe two common criminal tactics as they relate to your home and its doors. A proper front door can be a very strong point of defense for you and your family.  And many criminals know this.  But it

Going Out of Town? Call the Cops!

Did you know most of the small police departments in our area will check on your house while you are out of town?  Many of the smaller departments like Perrysburg City, Perrysburg Township, Lake Township, Maumee, and Rossford all offer “House Checks” for their residents. Simply call the non-emergency number for your police department (easily