Home/Self Defense

A Green Beret’s Guide To Developing Local Intelligence Networks: “Allies and Assets”

Jeremiah Johnson is a retired Green Beret of the United States Army Special Forces (Airborne) and a graduate of the U.S. Army’s SERE school (Survival [...]

Safe Room? Or Trap? Design Considerations for Retreats.

We sometimes amuse ourselves reading properties for sale advertisements that describe themselves as being prepper properties.  We particularly like looking at [...]

A Green Beret’s Guide To Low-Budget Home-Defense Techniques 101: “Early-Warning Systems and Fortifications”

This article is the first in a series that covers hardening your home and some easy, low-budget alternatives for early-warning systems and fortifications.  [...]

15 Items That Can Save Your Family’s Life

Nowadays, we have a huge number of devices and gadgets around us that are supposed to make our daily lives easier. It’s what we’re most focused on, our [...]

Mental Preparedness – Finding Your Inner Badass

When you are up against it and you want to get out alive – you need to be a badass. It doesn’t matter if “it” is a hurricane, an earthquake, or an [...]

5 Tips For Preparing A Defense Against Home Invasion

Bad guys are becoming more bold and aggressive. Understanding that valuable items and softer targets are more likely located in more affluent areas they are [...]

40 Unique Places to Stash Firearms

Written by The ITS Crew Today’s article comes to you from the ITS Forums via Doc of RSKTKR Consulting. We thought this was such a great topic that we [...]

Sambo:Russian Commando Beat Down: How to Win a Fight with Your Bare Hands

by Mikhail Didenko, author of Physical and Mental Aspects of Street Self-Defense. Combat Sambo for Self Defense Techniques Adapted from Martial Arts Once [...]

Holiday Prepping: How To Be Prepared Against Different Holiday Threats

The winter holidays are coming and you should know the do’s and don’ts to survive the hectic schedule and to truly enjoy what the celebration is all about [...]

Survival In A Confrontation With Multiple Attackers

Survival In A Confrontation With Multiple Attackers My close friend and colleague “David A” (real name withheld for security reasons) is a former Israeli [...]

Home Safety Now and During a Crisis

We all know disaster could strike at any time and it’s possible you could find yourself and your family in a crisis situation at a moment’s notice. This is [...]

Protecting Your Home With Defensive Bushes

Most people like to keep their homes equally inviting on the inside and outside. This is especially true in modern-day suburbia where many homeowners keep [...]