The motorcade attack on Georgian President, Eduard Shevardnadze. Shevardnadze was attacked about a half-mile from his residence in the capital Tbilisi.
Throwback Ambush Scenario video, An Anti-Terrorist Driving Video From the 80’s.
This is a short excerpt from a video we, the old Scotti School, which is now VDI and the ISDA Team, did in the early 80’s. It was 14 minutes in length and covered Anti-Terrorist Driving (That’s what it was called in the 70’s and 80’s). The video also includes Surveillance Detection (SD), hence, SD is not a new skill; it has been around for a minimum of 35 to 40 years.
Rodolfo Torre Cantu was a physician and politician running for governor of the Mexican State of Tamaulipas. While driving in a non-armored, two-vehicle scenario, he was ambushed and assassinated.
On Feb. 6, 2001, Gus Boulis left his offices on Southeast 17th Street in Fort Lauderdale about 9:30 p.m. and headed down Miami Road, a shortcut to Federal Highway on his way home to Hollywood.
As he was driving down Miami Road a car stopped in front of him, blocking his way. A vehicle coming from the other direction pulled up next to Boulis. A passenger sitting in the back seat fired on him with a semi-automatic weapon.
Over the years, certain vehicle attacks have changed the way we train and protect clients. Because of the nature of those attacks, they have received a higher level of attention from the security community and the businesses they serve. These were “game changing incidents” – vehicle attacks that rewrote the rules for close protection or […]
This is a collection of vehicle attacks that have occurred in about a 7 to 10 day time frame, and this is not all of them. One might get the impression that moving from point A to point B in a vehicle is a security problem. Mexican Congress ambushed in a drive by. The attackers […]