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Important safety and self defense tips for women

Important safety and self defense tips for women | personal protection | Scoop.it
NEW YORK (PIX11) - It's important for women to always be on alert. If a stranger grabbed you on the street, would you know how to fight back and get away?
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More safety and security tips for women! With all these tips and maneuvers, no one will want to mess with the women that read my scoop it articles!!

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NEW YORK (PIX11) - It's important for women to always be on alert. If a stranger grabbed you on the street, would you know how to fight back and get away?

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 It's important for women to always be on alert. If a stranger grabbed you on the street, would you know how to fight back and get away?

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Personal Security Tips For Improved Personal Safety

Personal Security Tips For Improved Personal Safety | personal protection | Scoop.it
Crime will enter your life at some point you can count on that. The police can't protect you. It is up to you. How do you do that? Learn how right here.
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Crime is all around us-how you will react if you are the next victim of crime is up to you. Are you ready?
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The Charleston Gazette | Editorial: A possible tool to prevent some campus rapes

The Charleston Gazette | Editorial: A possible tool to prevent some campus rapes | personal protection | Scoop.it
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This is important information for all college students and any parents with a student in college. The more we teach our children to be safe, the safer they will all be!

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A Kickass Self-Defense Program That Empowers Moms

A Kickass Self-Defense Program That Empowers Moms | personal protection | Scoop.it
Jarrett Arthur launched Mothers Against Malicious Acts to teach moms to defend themselves and their kids using Krav Maga techniques.
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Krav Maga is a great art that teaches self defense maneuvers.

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How Thieves Use Social Media To Rob You

How Thieves Use Social Media To Rob You | personal protection | Scoop.it
Thinking of tweeting about an upcoming holiday? Don't. Thinking of sharing a photo of your latest grand purchase? Don't. Thinking of checking in at the airport before your vacation? Don't. Our incessant need to share more personal information than ever before have drawn burglars to using social media to help them pick their next target.…
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The next time you get ready to post on social media, read this first and then think twice; you might be given burglars a clear shot to your home!!

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How to stay safe: 13 News gets a lesson in self defense

How to stay safe: 13 News gets a lesson in self defense | personal protection | Scoop.it
The recent rash of car-jackings in Winnebago County has a lot of people on alert. 13 News went to a self defense instructor to find out the steps you should be taking, everyday.
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Some good tips of protection if high-jacked.

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Women Headed Off To College In The Fall Learn Self Defense

Women Headed Off To College In The Fall Learn Self Defense | personal protection | Scoop.it
When a self-defense class geared toward women heading to college opened up to the public – lots of locals jumped at the chance to learn.
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Great program for the college bound and don't forget the pepper spray and stun guns!

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Home Invasion Survival | Home Security Tips by The Security Sensei (Jordan Frankel)

Home Invasion Survival | Home Security Tips by The Security Sensei (Jordan Frankel) | personal protection | Scoop.it
You and your family are sitting in your family room, enjoying your favorite TV show. Suddenly, you hear a loud crash. Your front door is kicked in and two masked men are pointing guns and yelling for everyone to get down on the floor. Fear overwhelms you, and you obey their every demand. Completely helpless, all you can do is hope that you and your family make it through the terrifying ordeal alive and unharmed.
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More great security tips from the Security Sensei!!

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Survey: Violent Incidents Down In Schools as Security Measures Heighten

Survey: Violent Incidents Down In Schools as Security Measures Heighten | personal protection | Scoop.it
If you’ve been to any public school lately, chances are you weren’t able to just walk right in. You have to ring a bell, then you’re either buzzed in or
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By tightening up their security measures, schools are showing increased security and security awareness!!

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The 5 Things You Should Never Post on Facebook

The 5 Things You Should Never Post on Facebook | personal protection | Scoop.it
For the sake of the safety of you and your family, there is some information that you should never post on Facebook. Here are 5 things you should consider removing or not posting to Facebook and/or other social networks.
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Good information for anyone on Facebook (most of us?) to know!

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The Ultimate Self-Defense Guide We Hope You'll Never Need

The Ultimate Self-Defense Guide We Hope You'll Never Need | personal protection | Scoop.it
You already know to avoid dark alleys, but learning ways to protect yourself can help arm you for other potentially shady situations. As an expert in Krav Maga (an Israeli self-defense system) and the founder of MAMA (Mothers Against Malicious Acts), Jarrett Arthur has the chops to show you how.
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Really practical guide with information everyone should know.

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Concerning violence

Concerning violence | personal protection | Scoop.it
Concerns about violence have been circulating around campus lately. Over the past week, the Etchemen...
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A college student writes their views on self protection and the difference between protecting your life versus violence.

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10 Trickiest Mobile Security Threats - eSecurity Planet

10 Trickiest Mobile Security Threats - eSecurity Planet | personal protection | Scoop.it
Mobile apps are popular with knowledge workers and hackers alike. Which 10 mobile threats are the most problematic for security pros?
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These tips should be quite helpful if you use your mobile device frequently!

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These Simple Go-To Moves From A Self-Defense Instructor Could Ward Off Attack

These Simple Go-To Moves From A Self-Defense Instructor Could Ward Off Attack | personal protection | Scoop.it
When it comes to personal protection, one self-defense instructor says it's important to accept the fact that you too may encounter an attacker.
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Good video on actions to take if you find yourself under attack!

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AJ+ - Blind Girls Learn Self-Defense in Nepal | Facebook

AJ+ - Blind Girls Learn Self-Defense in Nepal | Facebook | personal protection | Scoop.it
These blind girls in Nepal are learning how to kick butt in the fight against harassment.
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Here's a video on how the blind can defend themselves especially using their senses to help in self defense. Some great footage that shows exactly how they get it done!!

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Personal Defense Ideas - Preppers Survive

Personal Defense Ideas - Preppers Survive | personal protection | Scoop.it
My husband may never forgive me for telling this story but it demonstrates an important lesson.  My husband and I planned a trip to go hiking through Kings Canyon, one of California’s National Parks.  Being the Prepper that I am, I read up on the... Read More
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Very interesting story and an incident I hope I never encounter, but good information to know if I ever do come across a bear!!

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Study: Using Guns in Self-Defense is Rare

Study: Using Guns in Self-Defense is Rare | personal protection | Scoop.it

ererThe report says it's more likely people will hurt themselves or others with a gun than stop a criminal.

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Perhaps guns aren'[t the number one self defense method after all.!

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Realtors Taking Self Defense Classes

Realtors Taking Self Defense Classes | personal protection | Scoop.it
After the latest attacks on realtors, many of them aren't taking any chances now by meeting potential new clients without verification.
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Realtor's really need to know how to protect themselves given the dangers of their job. I would also recommend self defense protective items such as pepper spray and stun guns. For more information visit http://www.personalsecuritycompany.com.

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Self-Defense Is More Than Just Technique

Self-Defense Is More Than Just Technique | personal protection | Scoop.it
Many people have been in the unfortunate position where they've been attacked or threatened by someone they don't know. Or in some situations, even by people they do know.
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Great video and information!

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Burglary Prevention: The More Layers of Security, the Better | Home Security Tips by The Security Sensei (Jordan Frankel)

Burglary Prevention: The More Layers of Security, the Better | Home Security Tips by The Security Sensei (Jordan Frankel) | personal protection | Scoop.it
It’s Friday, and you can’t wait to get home from work. As you pull into your driveway, thoughts of having a relaxing evening in front of the TV enter your mind. But when you turn the key to your front door and walk into your home, your stomach twists into a knot and your heart begins to race. Your home has been completely ransacked and stripped of not only your TV and stereo equipment, but many other valuables as well.
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Burglary prevention tips from the Security Sensei- If your home was next, are you ready?

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Travel smart: Tips for staying secure on the road

Travel smart: Tips for staying secure on the road | personal protection | Scoop.it
Whether you're taking a personal holiday or a business trip, traveling by car or by plane, planning a quick jaunt or preparing for an extend...
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Summer is here- lots of sun and fun. But don't neglect your safety and security. Here's some great tips to remind you!

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Self-Defense Class Gives Elderly and People with Disabilities New Moves For Protection

Self-Defense Class Gives Elderly and People with Disabilities New Moves For Protection | personal protection | Scoop.it
You will never guess who was throwing punches and kicks on Lodi Street in Syracuse this afternoon. About 25 disabled and elderly participants were taught
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Hope to see more classes like this as these are prime targets for assailants.

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Smart City by George Hulme | Solutionary Blog

Smart City by George Hulme | Solutionary Blog | personal protection | Scoop.it
Many of the promises of the vision of the “smart city” are certainly going to come to fruition. How do we keep it secure?
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I want to live in a "Smart City"- how about You? It sounds like some work still needs to be done before we get it right!!

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Women's Self Defense- Bear Hug - YouTube

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A woman cannot know enough ways to protect herself in this day and age!!

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Self-Defense Tips for Teens

Self-Defense Tips for Teens | personal protection | Scoop.it
We often hear about women or adults having to defend themselves against attackers, but teens also face the same risk.
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Some really important information to share with your teen!

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Residents victims of tax return theft

Residents victims of tax return theft | personal protection | Scoop.it
Three local residents recently discovered someone filed their income taxes on their behalf
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Waiting for your tax return to arrive? Make sure it hasn't been heisted instead! Read this!!

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15 Self-Defense Tips That Could Come In Handy One Day

15 Self-Defense Tips That Could Come In Handy One Day | personal protection | Scoop.it
"Attack life. Don't let life attack you," has become my mantra — my road map to creating my best life. I discovered the positives in self-defense, and it changed every aspect of my life. You can
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Besides carrying pepper spray or a stun gun, these are all great safety tips!

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