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Facial Recognition System Being Build by the FBI

 

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Here is some information sent to me by a friend regarding the new facial recognition system being build by the FBI. They plan to have collected up to 52 million facial images of both criminals and ordinary citizens by …

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Understanding the Uses of the Military Crest of a Hill or Ridge

We have probably all heard of not allowing ourselfs to be silhouetted against the sky when on a ridgeline or hilltop, while hunting or not wanting to be seen. In law enforcement whenever we did surveillance in the hills, we …

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Security From Electronic Monitoring, What to Look For

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Today many of us are on an electronic leash of some kind, most of the day.  The most common being the cell phone, but it can be computers or video cams or even land line phone.  This leash means that …

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What You Need to Do to Increase Your Home Security

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With the bad weather back east, I noticed an article in today’s news, about people stealing wood.  One lady in New Hampshire who heats only with wood, went outside and found her entire woodpile missing.  Now most of us want …

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Securing your garage doors can Prevent Your Home from Being Burglarized

Securing your garage doors will cut your odds of being burglarized.  Yesterday, I wrote about the Zombie Bar Use the Zombie Bar to Secure Your Doors Against Burglaries and Home Invasions and how you could use one to secure your …

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Use the Zombie Bar to Secure Your Doors Against Burglaries and Home Invasions

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The other day a couple of friends of mine who have many years of experience in law enforcement came by to visit me.  Now these guys have been around the block.  They have served in everything from SWAT to undercover …

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How Far Away Can You See a Candle at Night?

How far away can you see a candle at night?

We live in a world of light, almost anywhere in the United States you walk out the door in the middle of the night and you will see lights.  They are everywhere and as a result; we fail to fully …

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Operational Secrecy is an Important Subject for Preppers.

 

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Operational secrecy is something that most of us would like to achieve.  But in today’s world, it is much harder to obtain.  Of cause for me, because of writing this blog mine is long gone.  But I knew that …

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YoYo Fishing Reels Can be Used for Fishing, Snares or Warning Devices

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I have had YoYo fishing reels for well over twenty-five years.  The ones I have are so old they are labeled White Auto-Fisher.  For years, they seemed to have disappeared from the market, now all of a sudden they are …

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Good Habits and Routines, Govern How Preppers Respond in an Emergency

Good habits and routines

Good habits and routines can determine your reactions in an emergency.  Years ago when I was on the fire department, I responded to a fire in an elementary school.  Now this school was in session and this was a fairly …

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