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The Trends On Top

- Protecting high-rise buildings depends on new technologies, but security practitioners must also consider the basics of safeguarding any building, including risk management, training, emergency preparedness, access control, and customer service.

CPTED Books

- Two newly updated books on Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design, or CPTED, are available now from the ASIS Store. Look for item #2163, the third edition of Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design by Timothy Crowe and updated by Lawrence Fennelly, and item number #2078, the second edition of 21st Century Security and CPTED by Randy Atlas, CPP.

Emergency Planning Guide for Utilities

- A toolbox book, Emergency Planning Guide for Utilities is a practical, detailed, and sequential guide to building and testing emergency response plans.

Organizational Resilience: Managing the Risks of Disruptive Events, A Practitioners Guide

- Using this book as a guide, any security manager can understand the standard for security preparedness and continuity in crisis planning, then put it back into effect.

21st Century Security and CPTED: Designing for Critical Infrastructure Protection and Crime Prevention, Second Edition.

- Atlas, known in security circles as a consummate professional, has done an outstanding job in creating this second edition, which has twice as much material as the original edition.

Homeland Security

- A look at what’s new in the Department of Homeland Security’s recently updated National Infrastructure Protection Plan.

Seeking Faster Footage

- Video analytics software allows security to review hours of surveillance quickly by displaying all the images on one screen.

Infrastructure Protection

- To address additional security concerns facing critical infrastructure, the Department of Homeland Security has issued an updated version of the National Infrastructure Protection Plan (NIPP). The new NIPP outlines how the government and private sector in the critical infrastructure community can work together to manage risks in the 16 critical infrastructure sectors.

The Complete Guide to Physical Security

- This book would be a great reference for shift supervisors and junior security managers and is a good introduction to physical security concepts.

Effective Physical Security, Fourth Edition

- Traditional areas and issues of physical security are addressed, such as defensible space and crime prevention through environmental design.

Scoring One For Security

- Officials are fine tuning security at Rio de Janeiro's Maracanã Stadium in advance of June's FIFA World Cup.

Hackers Turn to Cargo Crime

- Criminals no longer need to break into physical cargo when they can control shipments electronically.

Asset Tracking Trends

- Keeping tabs on people and possessions has been a longtime challenge for companies. New tools and technologies make the job easier.
 




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