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Lessons from a FAILED Car-Jacking   

Lessons from a FAILED Car-Jacking  

  In this video, we see a failed car-jacking from a gas station in which, thankfully, and surprisingly, no one was hurt.  But the would-be thief was not the only one making mistakes in this video.  Let’s learn some lessons from what the intended victim did so that we are not faced with this potentially deadly situation for no reason.   The car-jackers in the video are working in a group of at least two and cover themselves well, even if you were to have looked around at your surroundings, their activities (or faked activities since it’s unlikely they were […]

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What we can Learn From a Failed Armed Robbery (CCTV)   

What we can Learn From a Failed Armed Robbery (CCTV)  

This CCTV footage is reportedly from Brazil and shows what appears to be an off-duty cop fighting off two “armed” robbers.  The video description says that the guns they had were fake, and this seems likely since they point their weapons but never fire them.  While the final outcome is that no innocent people are hurt, and the robber was stopped, there are lessons we can learn about what to do and what not to do from this video.  While watching, look for these things.   The officer is in the upper right-hand corner, with a woman who is probably […]

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Jugging: Not as Funny as it Sounds   

Jugging: Not as Funny as it Sounds  

“Jugging” is a term that seems to be mainly used in Texas for a crime that is not geographically confined.  The basics of the crime involve watching a bank, or an ATM and waiting to see who makes a withdraw, then following that individual to a location that has less security so they can be robbed there more easily.  The internet has plenty of videos of juggings taking place, sometimes in parking lots of the next store the victim went to, sometimes even in their own driveways.  Here are some steps you can take to protect yourself from such attacks […]

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