Protective Operations A Handbook for Security and Law Enforcement (Hardcover)
|Author: Glenn P. McGovern|
Identifying gaps in situational awareness, security, and special operations training often missed during basic officer training, this book introduces the field of protective services. Drawing on the experience of a seasoned professional with over two decades of combined military, SWAT, law enforcement, and field experience, it examines issues specific to carrying out protective special operations a " including weapon and equipment use, vehicle modifications, threat assessments, site surveys, counterintelligence concepts, operation security (OPSEC), and dealing with the compromise of security. The text discusses the difference between overt and covert operations and offers methods of surveillance detection.