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NCJ Number: 31815 Find in a Library
Title: VEHICLE AMBUSH - COUNTER-ATTACKS
Corporate Author: Charles S Maccrone Productions
United States of America
Project Director: C. S. Maccrone
Date Published: 1975
Sponsoring Agency: California State Police
Sacramento, CA 95814
Charles S Maccrone Productions
Aptos, CA 95003
Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
Sale Source: Charles S Maccrone Productions
432 Ewell Avenue
Aptos, CA 95003
United States of America

Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS FILM DETAILS OFFENSIVE DRIVING TECHNIQUES FOR BREAKING A TERRORIST AMBUSH ROADBLOCK BY RAMMING AND FOR FOILING ASSASSINATION ATTEMPTS FROM MOVING VEHICLES.
Abstract: EMPHASIZED IS THE IMPORTANCE OF USING THE AUTOMOBILE AS A DEFENSIVE/OFFENSIVE WEAPON TO AVOID BEING KIDNAPPED OR MURDERED. DIFFERENT TACTICS ARE PRESENTED FOR DEFENDING AGAINST STATIONARY CAR ROADBLOCKS INVOLVING ONE AND TWO VEHICLES, VEHICLES PULLING OUT OF SIDE STREETS OR ALLEYS TO BLOCK THE ROAD, AND ROLLING AMBUSHES (ANOTHER VEHICLE PULLING UP ALONG SIDE THE TARGET CAR) USING ONE AND TWO CARS. ALSO COVERED IS HOW TO ESCAPE FROM STATIONARY ROADBLOCKS WHICH USE VEHICLES TOO HEAVY TO BE RAMMED SUCCESSFULLY, SUCH AS BUSES OR HEAVY CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT. GENERAL SAFETY PRECAUTIONS FOR AVOIDING OTHER TYPES OF TERRORIST VEHICLE ATTACKS ARE SUGGESTED ALONG WITH ADVICE ON WHAT 'NOT' TO DO IN DIFFERENT SITUATIONS. (SNI ABSTRACT)
Index Term(s): Assassination; Audiovisual aids; Counter-terrorism tactics; Driver training; Films; Personal Security/Self Protection; Terrorist kidnapping
Note: 18 MINUTES, 16MM COLOR, 1975 RENTAL ALSO AVAILABLE
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