This 3 1/4 X 4 1/2 inches book of Patrick Gericke’s 18 posters contains a condensed fact sheet alongside the poster with additional information about the topic.
This 8.5 X 11 inches book of Patrick Gericke’s 18 posters contains a fact sheet alongside the poster with additional information about the topic.
This device was designed to launch a rocket with a shaped charge warhead from a shoulder-held launcher, introduced in 1961. The poster shows the current versions, widely used by Russian and Former Soviet bloc country troops.
This line illustration shows in cutaway format all of the internal components of the AKM assault rifle.
This poster depicts the Soviet bloc AKM assault rifle, Originally designated the AK-47 (Avtomat Kalashnikova, introduced to the armed forces in 1947), and also generically termed the “Kalashnikov assault rifle”.
This poster is a combined cutaway view of a typical vehicle, showing all the places explosives and IEDs may be hidden, and a thorough checklist to be used by search personnel.
This poster shows a number of types of explosives used by terrorist groups. Most of them are military types based on cast TNT and plastic explosives such as C4 and several types of Czech SEMTEX.
When terrorists, insurgents and guerrillas use explosives, improvised explosive devices and many types of military ordnance items, they usually leave behind some spare parts, transit plugs, wrappers, arming pins, fuze wrenches, detonator shunts, grenade safety pins, pull rings and levers, wires and wire insulation, electrical tape, etc.
When terrorists, insurgents and guerrillas use explosives, improvised explosive devices and certain types of military ordnance items, they usually leave behind some spare parts, transit plugs, wrappers, arming pins, etc.
Anti-personnel mines are small, lightweight explosive charges in a wood, metal or plastic housing. They may be completely or partly buried, or may be hidden in tall grass.
Terrorists and insurgent groups in many countries have obtained anti-tank mines for use against the legitimate government forces, or against invading forces. The examples in this poster are just a few of the more common types.
Terrorists and insurgent groups acquire military ordnance, weapons and ammunition of all types and sizes. They obtain them by purchase and barter of goods for weapons, through raiding military arsenals, and hijacking military vehicles transporting weapons.
This is a poster of the heavier and more specialized weapons that have come into terrorist hands in some countries –such as Iraq, Afghanistan and a number of African and South American countries.
Terrorists use a wide variety of weapons. This poster and the next one show examples of terrorist weapons that have been used and are in current use in many parts of the world.
This poster shows a group of different improvised explosive devices, bombs and some of the methods used to transport or conceal them. It widens the scope of awareness for security search personnel and law enforcement as to what they might encounter.
This poster depicts and describes terrorist vehicle bombs. It shows two actual detonations caught on camera. It has an illustration of a “cutaway” typical car with areas where a bomb may be hidden and to be searched.
This reference poster depicts a small selection of accessories that have been used by some terrorist and insurgent group to detonate explosives and improvised explosive devices.
Poster of Foreign Explosives. Terrorists have ready access to stolen or cached (spoils of war) and black market military explosives in many countries. This poster shows examples of primarily Russian demolition explosives smuggled to insurgent groups in Africa.
There are many different types of hand grenades in use, including many that are considered obsolescent but still in circulation. This poster shows a number of different hand grenades that have turned up in the hands of terrorists, including two improvised ones shown here. Knowledge of what insurgents and militants are using is an important part of recognition training.
This poster show the many features of letter and parcel bombs / IEDs that make them suspect and requiring special handling when suspicion about their contents is aroused.
Its stark colors and easy-to-read text make it an ideal checklist for the wall of any mailroom.