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Cruise Line Security

- The cruise industry and federal agencies have implemented 11 of 15 of the Cruise Vessel Security and Safety Act provisions introduced in 2010. A report by the Government Accountability Office examines the delay in regulations and policy for the implementation of the remaining four provisions, including man-overboard technology.

Case Study

- How a security upgrade at a Florida gated community allowed them to reduce security patrols while increasing perimeter protection.

Negligent Security

- The family of a civilian contractor who was killed during the terrorist attack against the Marriot Islamabad hotel in 2008, filed a negligent security lawsuit claiming that Marriot failed to protect its guests and employees. A federal appeals court has dismissed the lawsuit on the grounds that the case must be brought in Pakistan, where the attack occurred.

Situational Awareness

- Security officers in the hospitality industry need specialized training to deal effectively with intoxicated or belligerent patrons.

Morning Security Brief: Murder-Free Monday, Deniable Drones, Hotel Room Hack, and More

- New York City goes 36 hours without a violent crime reported. Sources tell the LA Times that DHS uses drones over Mexico. A man used hacker tools to break into hotel rooms. And more.

Case Study: Resorting to Monitoring

- One bucolic resort found that it had outgrown its existing alarm system but managed to expand with minimal new infrastructure expense.

Case Study: Resorting to Monitoring

- One bucolic resort found that it had outgrown its existing alarm system but managed to expand with minimal new infrastructure expense.

Securing High-Risk Hotels

- Reducing the risk of terrorism at new hotels in high-risk locales requires innovation and thoughtful planning at the design and architecture phase.

Securing High-Risk Hotels

- Reducing the risk of terrorism at new hotels in high-risk locales requires innovation and thoughtful planning at the design and architecture phase.

Case Study

- With the help of federal grant funds, a house of worship is protected with cameras, access control, and an intercom system.

Security Management for Sports and Special Events

- The book is thoughtfully organized and well-written, with pertinent historical examples. It also discusses current best practices, including useful technology.

Case Study: Security Comes With the Lease

- The owners of a luxury apartment building in California make robust security a selling point.

Case Study: Security Comes With the Lease

- The owners of a luxury apartment building in California make robust security a selling point.
 




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