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A Recipe for Going Global

- The key to securing a company going global is to focus on intelligence, risk mapping, and regulatory compliance.

Strategies for Cutting Turnover

- Learn how your company can overcome the problem of high security staff turnover while boosting morale and the bottom line.

Managing

- Surveys are useful tools for determining how staff feel about security services.

Strategies for Cutting Turnover

- Learn how your company can overcome the problem of high security staff turnover while boosting morale and the bottom line.

False Arrest

- A Mississippi appeals court has ruled that a casino security officer used proper investigative techniques when arresting a casino employee for theft.

Union, BOMA Spar Over Security

- A move to unionize security guards is underway nationwide. One major battle on that front is Los Angeles.

Premises liability

- An Illinois appellate court has ruled that a tenant who was raped outside her apartment may sue her landlord for inadequate security.

Spotlight on Security for Real Estate Managers, Second Edition.

- Aiming to help real estate managers reduce crime, deal with the consequences of crime, and reduce liability, the book hits its goal spot on. Five distinct sections cover legal issues, assessment tools, crime prevention strategies, security at various types of properties, and the use of security measures. Examples, tables, lists, outlines, sidebars, and other elements add depth to the narrative.

Behaving Like a Terrorist

- The procedure involves asking passengers questions—such as the purpose for their visit, their mother’s maiden name, and birthplace—with the objective of detecting inconsistencies that may be a sign that the passenger isn’t who or what he or she claims to be.

The Geeks of War: The Secretive Labs and Brilliant Minds Behind Tomorrow’s Warfare Technologies

- Similarly neglected are the role of private-sector technology incubators, government funding and venture capital, as well as public-private and university partnerships, and the applicability of technologies to the civilian and security sectors.

The Concept of Security Providers' Accreditation

- Why the security industry should push states to develop accreditation standards for security officers

Quick Bytes: ID Theft Rising

- About 15 million Americans fell victim to some form of identity theft in the 12 months ending in mid-2006, an increase of more than 50 percent since 2003. For the rest of the Garner survey, click here.
 




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