Chapter 6 - Mobile Surveillance 1

In this first chapter on mobile surveillance we look at the composition of a surveillance team and the vehicles they use. Mobile surveillance tactics are explained in great detail commencing with the different types of stake-outs. This progresses onto the tactics, drills and procedures such as radio voice procedure, handovers and actions on stops.

  • The surveillance team
  • Types of vehicles
  • Mobile equipment
  • Mobile communications
  • Mobile tactics: stake out, pick, follow, housing
  • Stakeouts: primary, secondary, tertiary
  • Action on a standby
  • Mobile voice procedure
  • Tactics: handovers, losses, changing direction, stops
  • Car parks and dead ends