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DSS Agent

How a DSS Agent Survived Multiple Al-Queda Assassination Attempts

I’ve known Randall Bennett for more than a decade now. It’s great to not only finally be able to share

Rob Riggle, Skillset Cover

Q&A With Rob Riggle on Life in Combat Before Making It in Hollywood

The struggle is real. Picking a cover story for Skillset is a very difficult thing to accomplish. The process normally

How To Tell If Lying

Human Behavior: How to Tell When Someone Is Lying to You

How to tell when someone is lying has challenged the human species for generations. Many misconceptions and fallacies exist when

grenade types

5 Grenade Types and How To Properly Throw Them

“Close” only counts in horseshoes, women and hand grenades. Gather round and take a knee. It’s time to get schooled

Interrogation Techniques, spy tactics

Interrogation Techniques 101: How to Tell if Someone Is Full of Shit

Have you ever been sitting with someone over dinner and as this person was telling you something, you thought to

Bass Reeves, US Marshal, Invincible Marshal

Bass Reeves: The Story of the Slave Turned Invincible Marshal

No body camera, no radio, no taser and no nice air-conditioned vehicle: with just two Colt .45s, a Winchester rifle,

The Brian Terry Foundation: Honoring a Hero Gunned Down by the Cartel

In 2010, U.S. Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry was brutally gunned down by Mexican cartel members on American soil. The

Counternarcotics Agent Mexico, war on drugs

How an Old Friend Almost Killed a Counternarcotics Agent in Mexico

There was something insidious in the air — a dark stench that rose up from the sewers and permeated the

Human Smuggling, Mexico, Coyote, Human Smuggler

Human Smuggling: Q&A With a Real-Life Coyote on the Border Trade

The coyote is commonly used as a representation of mischief among native peoples in the Americas. The word now has

Christian Goode stabbing, Sequoyah County Sheriff's Department

A Deputy Sheriff’s First-Hand Account of Being Stabbed, Winning the Fight

Story also written by Dionne Manchester. No police officer ever knows what their days are going to bring. Some days