Active Shooter, Crisis Management, Media, News, Risk Management, Security, Situational Awareness, Special Event Security, Tactical Firearms, Work Place Violence

HOW TO SURVIVE AN ACTIVE SHOOTER EVENT

It’s happened again, this time in the idyllic and historic city of Annapolis, Maryland: An Active Shooter. The eight people shot and five killed at the offices of Capital Gazette Communications illustrate the grim reality of the myths about how to survive if you are caught in this type of incident. The proper response to […]

Active Shooter, Crisis Management, Executive Protection, Media, News, Risk Management, Security, Situational Awareness, Special Event Security, Tactical Firearms, Work Place Violence

Threat Assessment & Analysis of Vulnerabilities

How the Las Vegas Sniper Attack / Active Shooter Event has shaped Special Event Security Planning. The Las Vegas Active Shooter Event represents just one of many potential threat scenarios.  The problem is, all scenarios need to be considered when planning for Special Event Security.  While it exemplifies a growing threat, the circumstances surrounding the […]

Media, News

SSG on NBC

SSG Founder on NBC Dallas SHAFFER SECURITY GROUP (SSG) founder Greg Shaffer comments on the Presidents options for Director of the FBI. Shaffer Security Group (SSG) was asked to comment on the Trump Administration’s short list for the new Director of the FBI.  Click on the link below to see the interview. http://www.nbcdfw.com/news/politics/Sen-Cornyn-Tells-Trump-Administration-Hes-Not-Interested-in-FBI-Director-Job-422581254.html  

Courses, Executive Protection, Media, News, Risk Management, Security, Self Defence, Special Event Security, Tactical Firearms, Travel Security & Intelligence

What Do I Do?

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Greg,…What Do You Do? I get asked this countless of times at social events, at the gym, or at conferences. My go to answer is: “I’m a Security Expert”. In reality, there is so much more I do as a security professional.  As a result, I have to generalize it for the average person. The […]