Technology Resource for Security Police & Administrators
October 2013 Issue
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Here's a discussion about the Los Angeles Police Department's decision to deploy officers at all Los Angeles K-8 schools every day. LAPD Chief Charlie Beck estimates this initiative will require 1,200 officers. This move was prompted by the Sandy Hook Elementary School mass sho
This Cal State University, Monterey Bay police official also describes the types of crimes that occur on campus, active shooters, partnerships with other agencies, weapons and more.
The Santa Fe College Police Department hosted an active shooter training exercise on Aug. 17. It addressed several scenarios that could occur on a college campus and included classroom instruction.
Incorporating CPTED concepts into new construction and renovation, developing relationships with local first responders as well as training security and clinical staff are just some of the ways firearm attacks can be thwarted.
An active shooter event at Central Peninsula Hospital prompted officials to upgrade the facility's security systems.
The San Diego Community College Police Department held its semi-annual Active Shooter Response Training at San Diego City College on July 26.The scenario used in the training was based in large part on the 2002 Nord-Ost theatre seige by Chechen terrorists in Moscow. The officers were challenged in various ways, including the use of SWAT trained officers as the opposing force (bad guys), Noise Flash Diversionary Devices (Flashbangs) to simulate an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) and smoke as an aftermath to a device detonation.
November 6, 2013
Houston ISD's School Bus Shuffle
November 1, 2013
How to Get the Public to Pay Attention to Emergency Alerts
December 2, 2013
Surveillance Camera Captures Tornado Striking Ind. Middle School
December 11, 2013
Trends in Arming Police on Higher Ed Campuses
November 19, 2013
Extent of Public Safety Changes in Response to Major 2012-2013 Disasters
October 24, 2013
Photo Gallery: School Front Entrance Security