Chapter 2 - Planning & Preparation

Information needs to be collected about the target of surveillance and also the place where the surveillance is to start from. This second chapter deals with gathering intelligence about your target and also carrying out a reconnaissance of the targets premises, to formulate a plan of action. An important part is to obtain a surveillance trigger and this is discussed in depth together with recce reports.

  • Planning and objectives
  • The target person
  • Sources of information
  • The surveillance start point
  • Target reconnaissance
  • Recce reports
  • Surveillance triggers