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Bob Boilard is Chief Instructor and owner of Defensive Strategies, an expert in personal safety and protection for the entire family. In this segment he’ll offer valuable insight about how NOT to be a victim, through understanding situational awareness and home safety strategies. Also here about local and national safety.

 

SAFE Active Shooter Response Program

Today, on Personal Safety, Master Trainer of Defensive Strategies, Bob Boilard, joined Lori to discuss the SAFE Active Shooter Response Program. They started off talking about Bob’s extensive training, and as one of the Founders of Second Amendment Foundation training Division (SAFTD). They highlighted active shootings, and Bob told us about the different types of shootings. Also, 98% of all active shooter events happen in Gun Free Zones.

Next, Bob told us about his program that trains people what to do in an active shooter event. He also told us to weigh if getting involved is wise, because there are consequences, and you could be mistaken as the active shooter by police. They talked about school drills that scare children, and ignorant elected officials speaking as authorities and instilling unnecessary fear. Finally, Bob encouraged us that there are a lot of good solutions, but it’s the last thing schools spend money on. Listen in and hear more about it!

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SAFE Home Safety & Crime Prevention

Today, on Personal Safety, Master Trainer of Defensive Strategies, Bob Boilard, joined Lori to discuss his SAFE program’s Home Safety & Crime Prevention. They started off talking about how most people think crime won’t happen to them, but the statistics say otherwise. They highlighted some of Bob’s background helping people with situational awareness and personal protection.

Next, they shared how to implement layers of protection on your home, including when you go on vacation. They also gave tips on making sure your home isn’t an easy target for crime. Finally. Bob told us the 4 Parts of A Crime, and encouraged us how not to be a victim, by having a plan in place. Listen in and hear more about it!

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Empty Hand Techniques For Self Defense

Today om Personal Safety, Master Trainer of Defensive Strategies, Bob Boilard joined Lori to discuss Empty Hand Techniques For Self Defense. They started off talking a little about Bob’s background with Defensive Strategies and the Second Amendment Foundation Training Division SAFTD. Also, their insurance with U.S. Law Shield. They continued about being ready for unexpected situations to defend ourselves.

Next, Bob told us about the new SAFE class, specifically how to disable an attacker enough to get away. They shared how most people don’t think anything will ever happen to them. Then Bob told us we’re 58 times more likely to be a victim of an assault that a home fire. Finally, Bob told us Empty Hand Techniques covered in his training. Listen in and hear more about it!

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How Your Kindness Is Used Against You

Today, on Personal Safety, Master Trainer of Defensive Strategies (DS), Bob Boilard, joined Lori to discuss How Your kindness Is Used Against You. Bob started off telling us about the S.A.F.E. Program he is one of the Founders of, that he uses to train people in situational alertness. He then highlighted 4 stages of a crime, and told us how victims are selected.

Next, Lori debunked the perception that a good Christian woman should be nice and never be violent or cuss. But she encouraged us if we feel threatened we don’t have to apologize for using whatever we need to to stay safe. The conversation continued about the importance of body language, eye contact, how we carry ourselves, and other preventative measures that ensure this. Finally, Bob gave us crime statistics to help us understand the seriousness of how to respond in a situation. Listen in and hear more about it!

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Choosing The Right Instructor with Defensive Strategies

Today, on Personal Safety, Master Trainer of Defensive Strategies, Bob Boilard joined Lori to discuss Choosing The Right Instructor. They started off telling us not to learn on Youtube. Then Lori told us about her experience taking classes with Defensive Strategies, and how someone tried to get into her car years ago. Bob told us 75% of women will be faced with violent crime in their lifetime, and also to pay attention so we don’t look like a target to perpetrators.

Next, Bob told us training helps us avoid dangerous situations and stay safe. They then discussed his extensive training and affiliations, as well as, what’s included in training for real-world use. Finally, they listed what to look for in a good instructor, and how to avoid reckless or dangerous training. Listen in and hear more about it!

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Updates On The Tanya Hall Murder Case

Today, on personal Safety, Master Trainer of Defensive Strategies, Bob Boilard, joined Lori to discuss Updates On The Tanya Hall Murder Case. She was a 34 Year old mother of an 18 month old, and was shot outside a Manchester, NH Bar earlier this month. Bob and Lori started sharing speculations surrounding the case that are becoming more clear as arrests and cases move forward.

Next, Bob told us he thinks Jeremy Winslow was a victim because he left the bar, but Justin Moura and two others followed him and his girlfriend out with the intention of doing harm to Jeremy. Bob then alluded to the fact that the disparity of force would be in Jeremy’s favor, because getting out of a situation was the right thing to do. he also mentioned how public defenders calling this an accident is unreasonable. Finally, Bob told us the simplest way to determine what’s right is putting life before property. Listen in and hear more about it!

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The Tanya Hall Tragedy & Manchester Gangs

Today on Personal Safety, Master Trainer of Defensive Strategies, Bob Boilard, joined Lori to discuss The Tanya Hall Tragedy & Manchester Gangs. They started off talking about those involved in the tragic murder of Tanya Hall outside a Manchester nightclub, and various speculations surrounding the incident. Then Bob informed us of the presence of gangs in Manchester, including the most dangerous Latin Gang, MS13.

Next, they brought awareness to citizens who are oblivious of gang presence, telling us how they frequent inner city establishments to sell drugs. Bob told us there is a major drug problem that isn’t appropriately being addressed by our current Mayor, Joyce Craig. Finally, he gave us personal safety advice to prevent a crime before it happens. Listen in and hear more about it!

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Women’s Self-Defense And Firearms

Today, on Personal Safety, Master Trainer of Defensive Strategies, Bob Boilard and Abigail Blodgett joined Lori to discuss Women’s Self-Defense and Firearms. Abigail told us the first thing she had to overcome was being afraid. They then talked about her going to a women’s only training class.

Next, they discussed the increase of women training. Abigail and Lori told us about the classes they took with Bob, buying holsters, and the laws that endanger women from self protection. Abigail then told us how she realized she wasn’t helpless, and finally, they shared about getting involved in stopping HB564 that leaves teachers and children unprotected. Listen in and hear more about it!

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