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- A new report questions the security of nuclear facilities, and a look at a tool that visualizes the small arms trade around the globe.

Intelligence

- A look at security clearance issues in light of recent security problems; also, a progress report on the push to change the criteria that determine when a person can be held liable or convicted for not complying with the law.

Intelligence

- A public-safety broadband network starts to get off the ground; the government releases a report on Hurricane Sandy response; and researchers discuss a new technique to find missed fingerprints at crime scenes.

Intelligence

- Researchers develop blast-resistant train cars, and localities try to keep gangs out with injunctions.  

Tips on Crisis Communications

- Tips on crisis communications, and a look at how a con artist was able to sell fake explosive detectors.

Intelligence

- A new approach to problem solving from the bottom up, and researchers voluntarily lift a moratorium on bird flu studies.

Poaching Sites Sought

- Text-only version from February digital edition. Although the international ivory trade was banned in 1989, the levels of illegal elephant killings continue to rise, estimated to be in the tens of thousands in 2011 alone, according to statistics from Monitoring the Illegal Killing of Elephants. Some estimates go even higher.

Intelligence

- A look at the challenge of avoiding vigilance fatigue for those facing long-term security threats, and how the FBI uses television shows to help solve crime.

Intelligence

- Researchers examine how emotional cues in speeches can trigger violence, and the International Association of Chiefs of Police forms a comprehensive center for officer wellness issues.

Intelligence

- Experts examine the transparency of defense companies’ anticorruption programs, and a study looks at the rare but serious threat of hospital shootings.

Intelligence

- A new tool is helping authorities prepare for possible pandemics, and some schools are using RFID tags to monitor students.

Intelligence

- A report indicates that foreign nationals are not being screened before flight training, and a new study takes a look at the downside of using photographs for identification purposes.

Bully for You

- Bullying has gone virtual, and schools need to know how to develop policies that address cyberbullying while respecting students’ rights to free speech and other issues.
 




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