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Building a New Corporate Security Strategy

- Caterpillar's Director of Global Security Timothy L. Williams, CPP, and members of his security team talk to Security Management about devising a corporate security strategy.

Holes in Hotel Security

- Experts are calling for a renewed emphasis on training for personnel working in the hospitality industry in light of a high-profile stalking case.

Challenges Facing Diplomatic Security

- The Government Accountability Office says multiple problems plague the Bureau of Diplomatic Security's ability to do its job.

NATO's Direction

- The RAND corporation recommends five courses of action that the North Atlantic Treaty Organization can take in the future to remain relevant to international security.

Anthropology and the Army

- A U.S. Army program recruits anthropologists to help understand foreign populations in theatre, but critics charge the program is dangerous and unethical.

How Stadiums Sport Security

- A University of Southern Mississippi think tank helps sports stadiums assess what security technologies and practices get the most bang for their buck.

Improving Witness Identification

- A computer program designed to reduce influence on witnesses may lead to more accurate identification during lineups.

Environmental and Security Groups Align

- Security industry groups have joined forces with a surprising partner to change a law that affects security manufacturers.

How Do We View Risks?

- A study on perception finds that people are most often swayed by recent information regardless of the relevance of the data.

Cyber-Neighborhood Watch

- The U.S. Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory has created a way for entities to share information on cyberattacks in real time.

The Realities of Suicide by Cop

- Law enforcement agencies are studying shootings by officers to determine whether the victim had suicidal intent. Such information can help in future incidents.

A New Look at Forensics

- Forget everything you've seen on CSI, a new National Research Council report says the only proven forensic science is DNA analysis.

How Safe is Smart Grid?

- Linking electrical utilities together may help them operate more efficiently, but it could also expose the system to cyberattacks.

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