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1

______________ is a classic act of terrorism.

Kidnapping

2

In developing preventative measures, a "______________" should be established.

a duress code

3

A duress code is

a word or phrase which would be a signal to the listener that the speaker is under duress.

4

For the most effective personal protection of a possible kidnapping target, a minimum of ______________ is recommended.

two bodyguards

5

A kidnapping victim should
1)
2)
3)

1) Endeavor to remain calm
2) Do what they are told by captors
3) Try to remember everything possible, including movements, noises and smells

6

In the event of kidnapping, notify:

appropriate law enforcement agencies

7

Payment of ransom or complying with any criminal demand *without company approval* could:

render the payer civilly liable.

8

Letter bombs will usually be mailed to:

a named person.

9

Letter bombs' addressees will usually be

a key official who is well known publicly

10

A letter bomb will usually be ________________ than a typical first-class business letter.

Larger, heavier or thicker

11

A letter bomb will have what kind of return address?

None, or ficititious

12

The best way to determine if a hostage is alive is:

direct communication

13

The most common of all terrorist tactics is:

bombing.