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Managing Security For Campuses In Metropolitan Areas

Every college or university will face regional safety challenges, whether the campus is located in the countryside, a suburban...

Do HIPAA Exemptions during Mental Health Emergencies Really Exist?

Andrea Lebron
July 17, 2019

One of the biggest obstacles to addressing mental health for improved community safety is a misunderstanding of the Health Insurance...

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Webinar Recap: Addressing Mental Health For Improved Community Safety

Mary Kate McGrath
June 21, 2019

A recent webinar discussed how expanding mental health resources can improve community safety. The presentation addressed why mental...

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The Growing Concern in Rising School Shootings and Student Stress

Tara Gibson
June 06, 2019

The startling increase of school shootings and school security threats over the last few years is starting to take its toll on student...

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How the Measles Outbreak Affects School Safety

Mary Kate McGrath
May 09, 2019

On April 29, 2019, federal health officials said that measles continues to spread across the United States, with over 700 documented...

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The Best of the Best #ThankYou911 Posts

Samantha Hoppe
May 01, 2019

Every day all across the U.S., 9-1-1 telecommunicators, supervisors, public educators and many others work around the clock to provide...

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Should More Corporate Safety Plans Adopt National Incident Command System Components?

Andrea Lebron
April 30, 2019

Many corporate safety plans are “isolated” inasmuch as they deal with how organizations will respond individually in an emergency....

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How Prepared is Your School to Cope with Gun Violence?

Andrea Lebron
April 25, 2019

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security recently published a guide for K-12 schools for preventing and protecting against gun...

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How School Safety Has Changed Since the Columbine School Shooting 20 Years Ago

Todd Miller
April 18, 2019

The 20th anniversary of the Columbine school shooting is on April 20th, 2019 and we’ve learned a lot about school safety since that...

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Lessons Learned from The New Zealand Shootings

Samantha Hoppe
April 17, 2019

The Christchurch mosque shootings on March 15 shook New Zealand and prompted a powerful inquiry into the worst mass murder in the...

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The Latest Violence Against Teachers Statistics

Andrea Lebron
April 11, 2019

Finding accurate violence against teachers statistics is practically impossible due to the varying ways in which violent incidents are...

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Examples of Community Policing Strategies at Work

Andrea Lebron
April 10, 2019

Although community policing and the efforts surrounding it may look different in each jurisdiction, there are many examples of...

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Why Communication Technology is Just as Vital as Traditional Security Solutions in Schools

Andrea Lebron
April 04, 2019

At the recent NSCA Business and Leadership Conference, Michele Gay, the mother of a victim of the Sandy Hook school shooting, gave a...

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