There is an increased risk of Express Kidnap in all locations from illegal or opportunistic taxi drivers who work alongside criminal gangs. There is a constant risk in certain other countries and cities from any taxi, predominantly (but not exclusively) in Latin America Executive Protection Santiago. If you use licensed taxis, make sure that you pick them up from regulated, and formal taxi locations. Further, check the photo of the driver on the taxi license matches the driver. If uncertain during the journey call someone and verbally identify the taxi and the name of the driver, preferably with a registration number. This may deter the driver from carrying out anything, but would also assist in finding you should a situation occur. The best situation which pre-empts the threat to avoid the danger is to utilize a secure transportation service – like ExecSecure.