Jason Hanson is a former CIA officer and security specialist. He’s appeared on numerous television shows, including ABC’s Shark Tank and NBC’s Today show.

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Water Supply

In this week’s mailbag I’ll discuss… Shotgun suggestions for women… My preference on flip phones versus cell phones… Some thoughts and perspectives on sex offenders… When to sanitize your water storage… And the value of a gas shut off wrench. Let’s dive in… How about a shotgun for a woman? I am not very strong …


Surviving a Gunshot

In this week’s Must-Read articles include… Knowing when to shoot and when not to… How neuroscientists are predicting your choices before you do… How to survive a thunderstorm while hiking… 5 things you must know and do if you get shot… And what new numbers are showing about the U.S. and global economy. Let’s dive …


Your Quick Access Safe

In this week’s mailbag I’ll discuss… The types of safes to use for quick access… Shotgun sling recommendations… Extra tips on removing your home from google… Imprinting on a holster… Containing the smell of food in a crisis… And my pick of multi tools by Gerber. Let’s dive in… What type of safe would you …


America Under Attack?

In this week’s Must-Read articles, read up on… Russia broadcasting its nuclear targets on America… The two keys to preparedness… Devising an escape plan… The reality of gun control from the mouth of a police officer… And what you can use to your advantage in a bad situation. Let’s dive in…   Russian state TV …


Stranded on Mass Transit

For more than 36 hours, hundreds of Amtrak passengers were stranded on a train stuck in deep snow in Oregon. The train was originally bound for Los Angeles from Seattle when it became stuck in the small town of Oakridge, Oregon after hitting a tree that had fallen on the tracks. According to passenger Emilie …


Surviving an Explosion

In this week’s mailbag we will discuss… Back up options on biometric safes… Avoiding being tracked when purchasing a burner phone… Self-defense ammo for a Glock 19… The legality of handcuff keys… The surprising items your able to take through a security check… And how to react to an explosion. Let’s dive in… Just a …

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