Book Reviews: Contingency Planning \ Disaster Management
03/30/2010 - Hawkins succinctly addresses the security concerns of religious institutions and houses of worship in this introductory text.
Facility Management: Physical Security
02/24/2010 - Find out how security at Boston's Prudential Center works toward its goal of providing a safe, secure, and welcoming environment for tenants, customers, residents, and visitors.
Book Reviews: Surveillance
01/27/2010 - Get an exceptional understanding of modern video surveillance from Intelligent Network Video.
Daily Headline : Crime
01/12/2010 - While burglary rates continue to slide internationally, the crime continues to victimize businesses disproportionately more than houses, according to a new CRISP report.
Facility Management: Security Management
12/22/2009 - Having multiple layers of security without a clear strategy can create complexities that increase, rather than reduce, vulnerabilities. Here's what you need to know to avoid such problems.
Facility Management: Crime
12/21/2009 - Banks seek ways to remain open for business without being a place where robbers can bank on easy money.
Case Study: Best Practices \ Case Studies
11/24/2009 - A national bakery chain found that sending alarm signals using IP technology rather than landlines led to significant savings.
Facility Management: Terrorism
10/29/2009 - The proliferating threat of vehicle-borne bombs means vulnerable facilities need to choose the right antiterrorism crash barrier to protect their buildings and human life. (Online Exclusive)
SM Online: Legal Issues
A university student who was assaulted in a parking garage cannot sue the school because the attack was not foreseeable, according to an appeals court ruling. The student, who was attacked by two armed men in a parking garage on campus, sued the school for negligence, claiming that the lack of security and safety precautions led to the attack.
Book Reviews: Best Practices \ Case Studies
10/26/2009 - Crime prevention is all in the design, argues Randy Atlas, in this highly accessible and learned book on CPTED.
International: Contingency Planning \ Disaster Management
09/28/2009 - Security concerns and high start-up costs are making multinational companies wary of investing in Iraq's newly-opened oil industry.
Daily Headline : Surveillance
09/14/2009 - A $5 million investment in a sprawling video surveillance system by the Newark Public Housing Authority has driven away drug dealers, prostitutes, and vagrants from the city's public housing complexes, reports Newark's The Star-Ledger.
Homeland Security: Best Practices \ Case Studies
08/28/2009 - Two new tools may help people get out of a building quickly and safely during an emergency.