A List of Books Authored by ISDA Members

  ISDA is an acronym for the International Security Driver Association although concentrating on secure transportation ISDA membership is of value to all in the protective services profession. Here is a list of books authored by ISDA members. The Bremer Detail: Protecting the Most Threatened Man in the World By Frank Gallagher Left of Bang a book … [Read more...]

Year in Review Part 2 – Surveillance Detection Articles

The high end market understands the criticality of Surveillance Detection (SD), they understand that in many of the environments they work in surveillance detection is not just the best protection; it may be the only protection. Also SD is not new - contrary to some beliefs the Personal Protection industry did not start on Sept. 11 2001. These are a series of articles by … [Read more...]

A Limo firm is hacked, high-profile clients’ data exposed and America’s Number 1 Threat is…Mexico

A Limo firm is hacked, high-profile clients' data exposed - This is becoming a huge problem. http://www.nbcnews.com/technology/taken-ride-limo-firm-hacked-high-profile-clients-data-exposed-8C11529378 America's Number 1 Threat is...Mexico - an excerpt from the article that I found particularly disturbing.   “American media reports indicate that the cartels have a … [Read more...]


This is an old booklet, written in the late 80’s by Tony Scotti on how to avoid vehicle attacks, specifically carjacking. The book was written when carjackings were prevalent. It was written as a marketing tool for a company that made shatter proof glass. It covers the ingredients necessary for a successful ambush, and what a driver can do to mitigate vehicle violence.  It … [Read more...]