NOAA – theft while traveling
NOAA theft while traveling – http://www.wrc.noaa.gov/wrso/security_guide/theft-2.htm
Representative questions that can be answered with this resource:
- Why would spy characters spurn hotel safes?
- How can you make a burglar alarm from ash trays and a glass of water?
- How could a character get robbed on a train?
- Do criminals really break in windows on multistory buildings?
Describes scenarios of theft in airports, hotels and other travel locations. Also suggests countermeasures to employ to avoid being a victim. Aside from being useful in creating complications in travel stories, the information here might be useful in espionage stories as well.
This section on theft is part of a larger employee security site worth checking out.