Although the incident in which a gunman barricaded himself and seven female students Although the 2006 incident in which a gunman barricaded himself and seven female students inside a Bailey, Colo., classroom resulted in the tragic death of one student, experts gleaned valuable information from this shooting. They offer best practices that other campuses can incorporate into their emergency plans.
Nearly two decades ago, Spring ISD’s Chief Alan Bragg created the school district’s police department with support from the superintendent, school board and community. Proper planning, budgeting, site assessments and officer recruitment laid the groundwork for the agency’s success today.
Relying on archaic paper guest logs to chronicle who enters a building and why can make public safety and campus administrators understandably nervous. Electronic visitor management systems can help hospitals, schools and universities keep better track of guests.
This guide was developed to encourage you to look at your current preparedness plan’s effectiveness and determine how you can strengthen it before an active shooter threat becomes a reality.
Crisis response can be a weak spot for many campuses. Learn how to manage tasks, share response plans and maintain command and control over response teams during a crisis.