Category Archives: Security

Surviving a Bank Robbery

This article was first published in DAWN Magazine on 6th Dec 2015   You’re in a bank when it gets robbed. Are you supposed to drop to the floor? Challenge the robber? Try to escape? Raise the alarm? Or try … Continue reading

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Emergencies at Home are you Prepared?

This Article was first published in Dawn Magazine on 9th August 2015   Q: My young child is home during the day with the maid and an elderly relative. What can I can teach the child in case of an … Continue reading

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Community Policing

This Article was first published in Dawn Magazine on 19th April 2015 [wpsr_socialbts][wpsr_sharethis][wpsr_retweet][wpsr_facebook][wpsr_linkedin]   Neighbourhood watch or community policing are commonly heard of terms. Authorities across the country are encouraging citizens to join hands with them to keep their community … Continue reading

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Home Invasion – Gunmen – What do you do?

This Article was first published in Dawn Magazine on 5th April 2015   Your home may be your castle, but that doesn’t mean that invaders can’t breach it. “They came at night by scaling the wall when we were fast … Continue reading

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What to do when terrorists strike?

This article was first published in Dawn Magazine on 22nd March 2015 There is no predicting when and where terrorists will strike, but if you happen to be unfortunate enough to be caught in such a situation, there are some … Continue reading

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Panic Rooms

This article was first published in DAWN Magazine on 8th Feb 2015 Mention the word “Panic Room” and you might recall Jodie Foster’s Hollywood movie from 2002 of the same name. The movie glorified the concept with gadgets and other … Continue reading

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School Security

This article was first published in Dawn Magazine on 4th Jan 2015     Securing our schools In the wake of the Peshawar tragedy a number of voices have been raised to question the authorities on what is being done … Continue reading

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Staying Safe – Q&A

This article was first published in Dawn Magazine on 28th Sept 2014   As a security professional it would be impossible to give a simple ‘yes’ or ‘no’ answer or ‘do this’ or ‘that’ without probing further to find out … Continue reading

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Protect your mobile phone from misuse

This Article was first published in the DAWN Magazine on 20th July 2014 If you were to ask people what were their top two worries when they lost a mobile phone, most would say the loss of their contacts and … Continue reading

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Shopping Securely during Festive Season

This was first printed in Dawn Magazine on 6th July 2014 It’s the festive season; the malls and markets are crowded and you jostle through the masses while juggling your countless bags and keeping an eye on your children. Parking … Continue reading

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