You are following a subject's vehicle during a one-vehicle loose
surveillance. The subject, who has been driving at a moderate rate of speed,
suddenly speeds up and swerves down a cross street. What should your reaction
Discontinue the surveillance because the subject is obviously aware
that you are following him.
Continue at the same speed, turning into the street after the
Stop and let your partner approach the intersection on foot to
observe the subject's actions.
Continue on across the intersection, glancing up to observe the
During the conduct of a close surveillance, you are positive that-the
subject has "made" you. What should be your action?
Continue on with the surveillance.
Change your surveillance tactics to that of a loose surveillance.
Discontinue your surveillance at once.
Employ a combination of loose and close surveillance tactics.
In Figure 3-7, you are the foot surveillant in the "A" position following
subject "S." The subject suddenly reverses his direction, coming back toward
you. What would be your procedure?
Quickly turn into a building or store.
Continue straight ahead until the subject has passed you; then turn
around and continue to follow him in the "A" position.
Stop and perform some natural act to allay suspicion, such as
lighting a cigarette, buying a newspaper, or window shopping.
this until the subject has passed; then continue the surveillance in
the "A" position.
Continue straight ahead, allowing "B" or "C" to take up the "A"
position while you assume one of the other two.
Exercise Sample 1