Homeless

Read: How the University of Texas Manages the Homeless on Campus

How the University of Texas Manages the Homeless on Campus

A murder of one of its freshmen in 2016 prompted UT to improve its control of non-student and homeless access to buildings.

Read: Man Charged with Homicide in Hospital Security Officer’s Death

Man Charged with Homicide in Hospital Security Officer’s Death

The security officer died a month after collapsing during an altercation with a psychiatric patient at Heritage Valley Beaver Hospital.

Read: West L.A. Veterans Affairs Office Opens Parking Lot to Homeless Vets

West L.A. Veterans Affairs Office Opens Parking Lot to Homeless Vets

There are an estimated 4,500 homeless veterans in the Los Angeles area and approximately half live and sleep in their cars.

Read: Managing the Homeless in Hospitals

Managing the Homeless in Hospitals

Healthcare facility security departments, along with clinicians, local law enforcement and the community at large must work together to serve this challenging population, while keeping patients, staff, visitors and the public safe.

Read: How to Help Homeless Students

How to Help Homeless Students

Identifying the children and youth who are homeless on campus, providing them with the services they need and developing good community relations will ensure school administrators and protection professionals are doing everything possible to keep at-risk kids from falling through the cracks.

Read: When the Homeless Come to Campus: Balancing Security With Empathy

When the Homeless Come to Campus: Balancing Security With Empathy

Incorporating access control and referring homeless adults to appropriate resources can keep kids safe while helping those who are less fortunate.

Read: NYC Schools’ Student Homeless Rate Rising

NYC Schools’ Student Homeless Rate Rising

More than half of the city’s homeless students were concentrated in the Bronx and Brooklyn.

Read: After Campus Murder, UT-Austin Announces Security Upgrades

After Campus Murder, UT-Austin Announces Security Upgrades

Many of the upgrades were recommended in a report conducted by the Texas Department of Public Safety.

Read: Hawaii Hospital Transitioning to Public Security Force

Hawaii Hospital Transitioning to Public Security Force

The hospital will have both private and state guards working on campus for now.

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