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    Police Close Protection v Military Close Protection

    Just thought id start this thread to see what everybody thought........ How does Police Close Protection compare with Military Close Protection?
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    Crg

    Control Risks requires consultants to fill forthcoming close protection vacancies in the Middle East. The rotation is 8 weeks on and 4 weeks off. Applicants would be required to attend an interview at Control Risks London office and if selected for the task they will be required to complete...
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    National Bodyguard Association of Russia. South Africa

    NAST SA (National Bodyguards Association of Russia, South Africa Chapter) was founded in 2007 by Trevor Ackermann. His aim is allowing South African and African Bodyguards to obtain International status and Affiliation with other countries. Giving the Bodyguards the opportunity to study other...
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    looking for first CPO job

    hi guys i have just completed my CPO course and i am looking hard for work, i am willing to travel and go most places but i still cant find any work so i signed up to here to try an gain some more contacts and to find out about whats happening out their in the CP industry, i know my ages goes...
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    Does Size Matter

    I want everybody to get in on this question DOES SIZE MATTER? Is it better to be 6' 6" and built like a brick s**t house to be successful in the world of CP. Answers on a postcard... ELLERS
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    Females in Close Protection

    Hello all I would like to see your opinions about females working in close protection. If your a famous female or a rich female would you prefer a female close protection officer. Could female close protection officers ever work in places like Afghanistan or Iraq? You always see in the...
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    Some Serious Help Needed

    Hello to all, Im new here and was wondering if I could get a couple of honest answers from the guys and gals on this forum. Im currently serving in the RAF and im in the process of PVR, I have made my mind up to get into the CP world, my questions are as follows 1, I am currently looking at...
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    SO19 and CO19 explained

    CO19 is the name given to the department, which provides the firearms related support to the rest of the Metropolitan Police Service CO19 Specialist Firearms Command are better known by SO19 which was its former Specialist Operations, which provides the firearms related support to the rest of...
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    5,000 illegal immigrants working as security guards in UK?

    News reports today say that around 5,000 illegal immigrants are working as security guards in the UK! Some are actually employed at airports and a few were found guarding the Prime Minister's car. What is your comment on this situation?
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    Female cpo/dog handler needs work!!!

    Hi I recently did my cp course and i really need some work and i wondered if anyone could help, I am also a search dog handler if anyone needs one of them too!!! Cheers Nicky
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    Market Situation in my view and yours?

    I am a little surprised, I work as CPO (military and civilian) and in the security management since 12 years and know the Europe market and the world a little. But somehow it comes before me, that the market concentrate currently and the last 3 years only in Iraq, Afghanistan, parts of Africa...
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    My Person and your help?

    I am new here but because I also am experienced in the business, so I feel well here. Why do I post here, as I use the last 2 years with a university course was employed, I have the guidance of business (primarily Europe) of the Close Protection Service lost, although I have some jobs here in...
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    What is your favourate Sidearm???

    Hi just wondering what side-arms people prefer. I'm particularly fond of the H&K USP, due to its high calibre round, great stopping power, durability, excellent accesories, ambidexterity and lets not forget the way it easily field strips. But hey i haven't used a whole lot of side arms so anyone...
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    What do think of us Bodyguards or Close Protection Officers?

    Close Protection Officers, We risk life for money, CPOs from my campany CPSS www.cpsecurityservices.com earns over £120,000 ($240,000) per year after tax for working in Iraq & Afghanistan, some of guys I know have families but r working in highly dangerous places. what do you think?
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    Instructing Quals?

    Thought it would be nice to introduce myself seeing that ive been rude and not yet! My background is all /surveillance/Police/CP. Worked within a Police Surveillance team for nearly 4 years as a surveillance team member and TL. National level 1 surveillance qual/Police advance driver/Police...
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    Rachel Hughes

    I am a fully trained SIA licenced Close Protection Officer. I am also trained in covert, foot, mobile,static, anti and counter surveillance and undercover operations. I am London based at present but am also willing to travel internationally. If you feel that I have any of the skills that you...
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    Female Operative

    Hi everyone, nice to be on board. Hope you are all well. I am a fully trained SIA licenced Close Protection Officer. I am also trained in covert, foot, mobile,static, anti and counter surveillance and undercover operations. I am London based at present but am also willing to travel...
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    How much would you work in iraq for?

    Hi All Say you were working for an American General in a safe part of Iraq to live with the occassional trip by Heli and road. Part of a 20 person team. How much would you work there for? Admin
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    Introduction

    Hello, just found this Forum and decided to join and take a look. I run ISS Training Ltd which specialises in surveillance training courses offering BTEC surveillance qualifications and am also author of training manual Advanced Surveillance. Cheers Peter Jenkins Surveillance Training - ISS...
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    Close Protection Overseas?

    I have recently applied for course with a leading company in the Security Industry. Can anyone tell me about job opportunities abroad i.e Afghanistan, Africa & Iraq? Many Thanx.
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