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How VCU Police Decreased Use-of-Force Incidents by 84%

After reviewing cases from the previous academic year, VCU police found the department had its lowest use-of-force rate…

News May 31
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The Death of George Floyd 4 Years Later

On the fourth anniversary of George Floyd's murder, we are re-running the letter USC DPS Chief John Thomas…

Insights May 25
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UNC Chapel Hill to Divert DEI Funds to Public Safety, Policing

The UNC-Chapel Hill Board of Trustees voted to divert millions of dollars spent on DEI programs into public…

News May 14
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Managing Controversial Speakers on College Campuses

Here’s how U.S. institutions of higher education are attempting to address the security issues surrounding controversial speakers and…

News April 22
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Anti-Muslim Bias Incidents Reached All-time High in 2023

The Council on American Islamic Relations says it received 56% more reports of anti-Muslim bias last year than…

News April 3
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People Killed by Guns at U.S. Schools

804 People Have Been Killed by Guns at U.S. Schools

Most school gun violence is the result of escalated disputes and occurs in parking lots during morning classes,…

News April 3
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Thomas Leone, Assistant Vice President of Public Safety/Chief of Police, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Director of the Year Finalist, Campus Safety Conference

Spotlight on Higher Education/Healthcare Campus Safety Director of the Year Finalist Thomas Leone

Check out some of this Director of the Year finalist’s top accomplishments, as well as a photo gallery…

Awards March 1
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Director of the Year, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Keene State College, Florida SouthWestern State College, Coastal Pines Technical College, University of Maryland, University of Vermont, City of Hope, University of Florida

Announcing the 2024 Campus Safety Director of the Year Higher Education and Healthcare Finalists

Congratulations to the 2024 college, university, and healthcare finalists in our Director of the Year awards program!

Awards February 19
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School Fires Georgia Teacher Who Allegedly Threatened to Behead Student over Israeli Flag Comments

Several other students, teachers, and staff members witnessed the alleged threats against the 13-year-old girl.

News January 8
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