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Avoiding sexual assault while in college

Whether you are a young woman heading to college for the first time or the last, the possibility of being sexually assaulted during your college career should be taken seriously.

Air & Water Show: Do’s and Don’ts

Scattered among the expected 2 Million attendees will be more than a few people who are there to take anything of value that you leave unattended.

Apple Pickers on the CTA don’t always get away!

Potential victims aren’t too hard to find on the CTA. They are the ones who have their heads down reading their emails, surfing the web, or possibly watching a video on their smartphones or other electronic devices.

There’s a dark side to High School and College. Are your kids ready?

Heading off to high school or college for the first time is pretty exciting. Learning new things, meeting new people, making new friends, and having new experiences are all part of high school and college life. It can also cause parents to worry about their student’s safety. What worries parents most when asked about concerns […]

Lollapalooza the good the bad and the ugly

Lollapalooza started today and when it comes to your personal safety things can be good, bad and even ugly. Lets start by talking about the good. Not just good, but really great music. Perfect weather, so far anyway. It all takes place at an unbelievable venue. Located in Grant Park on the shores of beautiful […]

Lollapalooza Do’s and Don’ts

Lollapalooza starts this weekend! 20 years of cutting edge music continues it’s Chicago run in Grant Park, and the weather looks like it is going to be absolutely perfect through the weekend. In 2010 things went pretty well from a safety point of view, but there are always a number of good, bad, and down […]

Are your kids ready for the dangers that may await them in High School or College?

High School and College and be great learning experiences for your son or daughter. They will be learning many new things, but there are lessons that they need to learn before they get there. We will be offering a 2-hour Personal Safety/Self-Defense Workshop designed for students heading off to high school or college. The workshop […]

Fighting over words can cost you more than you think

“Sticks and stones may break my bones but words will never hurt me”. How many times have you heard that? Well, the words can hurt and the result of those hurt feelings can lead to more pain, only it might be of a more physical nature. Have you ever been on the receiving end of […]