Can You Escape Handcuffs With Only a Bobby Pin?

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Hopefully you’ll never experience being held somewhere against your will, but if you find yourself in a tricky situation, you’ll be glad to know a few effective escape strategies.

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The candidates are testing this age old movie myth. With no practice, is it really possible to escape handcuffs with just a bobby pin?

It’s an undisputed fact that handcuffs can be picked with a simple bobby pin, which reveals a fundamental problem with the lock design. We feel the more awareness that is brought to this issue, the better.

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For the most part, all handcuffs everywhere always take the same key. Seriously. 99% of all handcuffs ever made, no matter how cheap or professional, take the same key.

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