When you're in a fight for your life, your body is creating all kinds of stress. Here's what's happening and how you can deal with it.
Criminal attacks are known to raise blood pressure, cause the heart to beat faster and impact other physiological conditions that can impact your ability to survive a deadly threat.
When you're attacked, there are often a few seconds where you have room to act. Knowing what to do and when to do it in these precious few moments is critical.
Jason F. Falconer of Avon, MN, stopped an attack at a mall in September 2016.
Working with a partner can greatly increase your odds of surviving a criminal attack.
Criminals thrive on your complacency. Having appropriate situational awareness and training to overcome the stress of surprise can help ensure you prevail against an attack.