"This book covers the subject from a professional but very practical point of view. The author demonstrates time and again his understanding of the needs of close protection operations, clearly born of hard-won experience. This book needs to be in every operative's glove box!"
-- - David Dickinson Former Chief Executive British Security Industry Association (BSIA)
Kevin Horak Is Clearly At The Top Of His Profession In Close Protection. Kevin's Book Is At The Leading Edge In Excellence. It Is Easy To Read, Practical In Detail And Very Down To Earth. I Recommend The Book To Anyone Seeking A Career In Close Protection -- Bob Purvis TD FIBC CMC, Managing Director, Alpha Intelligence Management Ltd
A Rarity For A Security Book - It's A Practical Guide And Utterly Authoritative
-- Mark Rowe - Editor - Professional Security Magazine
An Informative And Entertaining Read With Exceptionally Clear Diagrams And Photographs -- Keith Mexsom - Editor - New Zealand Security Magazine
"The New Bodyguard Is An Excellent Tool For Anyone Thinking About Embarking On A Career In Close Protection. Full Of Fascinating Industry Insights, It Also Provides Useful Practical Advice For Close Protection Professionals. As Well As Offering Real Instruction, The Book Is Full Of Anecdotes That Demonstrate The Authors Professional Experience"
--- Andy Bearpark - Director - British Association Of Private Security Companies (BAPSC)
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From the Publisher
As a respected expert in the field you can be sure of an honest account written with absolute integrity from an author who has a passion for this business. Whilst never divulging clients, this book is a true reflection of what it takes to make it and to work at the complete upper end of the security industry.