Larry Snow with the Secure Transportation and Executive Protection News for Thursday, July 19th, 2018
In Executive Protection News
From the Washington Post
Mother of Brazilian soccer star rescued from kidnappers
Police in Brazil’s southern state of Rio Grande do Sul said Tuesday that the mother of a famous soccer star was rescued from kidnappers.
And from the FBI
Making Prevention a Reality: Identifying, Assessing, and Managing the Threat of Targeted Attacks
This report, a practical guide on assessing and managing the threat of targeted violence, contains concrete strategies to help communities prevent these types of incidents.
In Security News
Macron security official in police visor filmed beating protester
France’s public prosecutor has opened a preliminary inquiry after one of President Emmanuel Macron’s top security officers was filmed hitting and stamping on a young man at the edge of a Paris demonstration while illegally dressed as a police officer.
And from the FBI
Allentown Man Sentenced to More Than Five Years in Prison for Threats Against the President, Law Enforcement
Glen Joseph, 48, of Allentown, was sentenced to 63 months in federal prison and three years’ supervised release by U.S. District Judge Jeffrey L. Schmehl on Monday, July 16, 2018.
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