Posts Tagged ‘Bodyguard

March 1st, 2014

Winter sports with your VIP

Winter sports with your VIP Believe it or not, a Russian Oligarch arrived in Switzerland (Klosters) with 10 bodyguards and not one of them could ski.  The trip was planned […]

February 1st, 2013

Attempted Assassination of Ahmed Dogan

Attempted Assassination of Ahmed Dogan This last month there was an attempted assassination of Ahmed Dogan, the leader of the Bulgarian Movement for Rights and Freedom.  He was in the […]

January 1st, 2013

Bodyguard Arrests 2012

Over the years I have amassed a small collection of stories about bodyguard being arrests, here is my collection for 2012. Wrong Place with Weapons Patrick Burke, bodyguard to Michael […]

November 1st, 2012

The Eyes and The Hands

In any political function or celebrity or business function your client has to get in close and get to know people.  Small talk and getting to know people is part […]

August 1st, 2012

Know Your Limits

If you agree to lift 110 lbs, and you already know you can lift 150 lbs, there is a reasonable expectation of success.  If you are than asked to life […]

July 1st, 2012

Hey, who hacked my BMW?

A client was being followed, every day he was followed.  Ron’s noticed his movements from home, to work, to pick up his kids – he was followed.  Ron is not […]

June 1st, 2012

Food Riots in the EU?

aka The Pingo Doce riots.  Pingo Doce is a chain of stores in Portugal with some 300 to 350 locations. It was May 1st and while May Day is not […]

June 1st, 2012

Foresquare

Foursquare and all of its imitators use a location-based social networking website for mobile devices, such as smart phones. Users “check in” at venues using a mobile website, text messaging […]

May 1st, 2012

Grayman Pinned By Taxman

At the moment, the grayman is a resident of a high-tax European country.  The grayman has no U.S. tax exposure, since he pays more in taxes at home than he […]

April 1st, 2012

The Most Dangerous Meeting

At times we are tasked by our charges, or by circumstances, to arrange a most dangerous meeting. These are meetings held with the wanted, the notorious, the sociopath and the […]