Theat Assessment Resources for the Executive Protection Professionals

Theat Assessment Resources for the Executive Protection Professionals

After attending the ATAP Annual Conference, I decided that I needed to share with you, all of the great resources that the speakers mentioned—all relating to threat assessment, workplace violence, insider threat, executive protection, and more.

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10 Threat Assessment Guidelines for Executive Protection

10 Threat Assessment Guidelines for Executive Protection

Executive protection and threat assessment go hand in hand with each other. The executive protection specialist is making evaluations on a daily basis, about whether an inappropriate pursuer is a violent threat, or just a nuisance.  These pursuers attempt to make contact via letters to the principal, calls to the principal, and the occasional, unwanted attempt to meet the principal in person. And that's were our threat assessment training comes in...

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Executive Protection: Assessing Threats in 20 Questions (or Less)

Executive Protection: Assessing Threats in 20 Questions (or Less)

I have listed (with my own explanations) the 20 definitive questions that we need to address in our conducting of a systematic threat assessment of an inappropriate pursuer. This list comes from “Threat Assessment and Management Strategies: Identifying the Howlers and Hunters" by Frederick Calhoun and Stephen Weston (Second Edition). I highly recommend reading this book in its entirety. It really is the manual for threat assessment managers.

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