Security Services: Guards \ Security Officers
09/02/2010 - A study of security officer firearms discharges in the state of Florida demonstrate armed security officers need more demanding training. (Online Exclusive)
Daily Headline : Surveillance
08/19/2010 - A profiling training course that requires a level of personal awareness that most people do not have on a day-to-day level.
Daily Headline : Research & Studies
08/19/2010 - A new mapping tool could help U.S. police departments target population areas packed with security workers for more efficient recruiting efforts, according to its developer, the RAND Corporation.
Daily Headline : Guards \ Security Officers
08/10/2010 - An overview of the most important and useful skill performed by a protective services agent.
Security Services: Best Practices \ Case Studies
07/28/2010 - An on-the-ground report of how a public-private partnership between police and private security protected Toronto's downtown area from greater damage during Black Bloc anarchist riots during the G20 Summit. (Online Exclusive)
Book Reviews: Personnel Protection
05/25/2010 - Despite a lack of how-to detail, Beyond the Bodyguard is comprehensive, well researched, and detailed.
Daily Headline : Personnel Protection
05/03/2010 - A corporate safe room is the best investment a company can make to protect its most valuable assets: its executives. (Online Exclusive)
Security Services: Personnel Protection
04/30/2010 - A corporate safe room is the best investment a company can make to protect its most valuable assets: its executives. (Online Exclusive)
Book Reviews: Security Management
04/29/2010 - Security professionals, argues Sparrow, should concentrate on building up the "good" rather than reducing the "bad."
Daily Headline : International
03/25/2010 - Six pirates apprehended in an attempted attack have been released by authorities, according to The New York Times. The incident involved what is reportedly the first case where armed private security shot and killed a pirate.
SM Online: Surveillance
01/29/2010 - Two programs are using technology to track people who are prone to wander. Project Lifesaver International and the Alzheimer’s Association offer personal locators that help those responsible for patients and family members to keep tabs on them.
Book Reviews: Best Practices \ Case Studies
10/26/2009 - Consultant-turned-professor Mark Abkowitz explains why certain disasters occurred and why others were averted over the past three decades.
Security Services: Public-Private Partnerships
08/27/2009 - After learning that it would host the 2008 Democratic National Convention, Denver established a public-private partnership through which business, government, and private-security entities could work together. The effort paid off.