Travelling to many parts of the world will bring you into contact with people who legally/illegally carry concealed handguns. Whether it is an official government agent or a criminal, it is important to be able to identify specific behaviour and traits that will alert you to the carriage of a firearm. These simple yet effective tips can be life saving in times of crisis.

The below infographic is taken from the advice and insights of a career law enforcement officer. He shares his tips to enable everyday travellers to potentially spot hidden handgun carriage.

This advice and article is not to heighten your fear or concerns when travelling, simply to keep you informed on practical travel safety and security tips.