Daily Headline : Risk Management
10/28/2008 - A recent problem, the issue became more pressing when a convicted murderer on death row called a state senator from his cell with a contraband cell phone.(updated)
Daily Headline : Crime
10/23/2008 - The unit is dedicated to suppressing street gangs involved in gun smuggling and violence.
Daily Headline : Guards \ Security Officers
10/02/2008 - The security guard was shot dead outside a pot clinic during a robbery attempt yesterday in Los Angeles.
Daily Headline : Research & Studies
10/01/2008 - New nonlethal weapons near release and in development spark debate: "Just how safe are they?"
Intelligence: Legal Issues
09/29/2008 - The National Institute of Justice is conducting studies to ascertain whether stun guns are safe for police and other security personnel to use.
Beyond Print: Legal Issues
09/23/2008 - A police department violated the privacy rights of its officers, a federal appeals court ruled, when it obtained transcripts of text messages sent and received by those officers. Department officials had previously told officers that the text messages were confidential.
Daily Headline : ID issues \ Identity Theft
09/15/2008 - A novel program teaches residents how their garbage can result in their identity being stolen.
Daily Headline : Crime
09/10/2008 - Three academics, a police chief, and a reverend addressed the Senate Judiciary Committee yesterday on developing new strategies for tackling violent crime across the country.
Law Enforcement: Public-Private Partnerships
08/27/2008 - By meshing public and private resources, Atlanta businesses and law enforcement address day-to-day crime and emergency response in the downtown area.
Intelligence: Guards \ Security Officers
07/29/2008 - A new program in California will put private security on the street to augment an overworked police force.
Case Study: Best Practices \ Case Studies
07/29/2008 - How one city reduced persistent vandalism at its outdoor pools with an integrated surveillance system.
Law Enforcement: Surveillance
07/28/2008 - CCTV is potentially the most valuable security resource as well as the most misused and wasteful. An expert explains the paradox of CCTV. (Online exclusive)
Daily Headline : Surveillance
07/08/2008 - Advocates of public CCTV systems should steer away from misleading arguments that such technology reduces crime and rather tout its ability to solve crime.