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Hospitals Probing Stun Gun Use

- The use of stun guns by security departments of hospitals and medical centers may sound shocking, but they may be a safer alternative to physical force.

Business News

- In company news, Docklands Light Railway installs mobile surveillance. In ASIS news, keynote speakers are set for San Diego, and ASIS releases a guideline on workplace violence.

Security Officers and Policing: Powers, Culture, and Control in the Governance of Private Space

- Examine the differences between the powers enjoyed by police officers and those available to private security guards under British law and how well guards themselves understand those differences.

Moving Beyond Soviet-Era Security

- In the 1990s, Russia was on the cusp between Soviet rule and Glasnost. The era, often referred to as the Wild Wild East, saw a nascent and unregulated private security industry made up of former athletes organized under former military officers. But those days are over.

Union, BOMA Spar Over Security

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

Bodyguard Principles: Protection and Operational Planning

- Bodyguard Principles stresses how security and investigation are synergistic. Each chapter emphasizes the rationale behind, and the importance of, training.

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