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Study: U.S. Crime Rates Unaffected by ‘Ferguson Effect’

A new study finds no evidence of a widespread surge in total, violent or property crime in large U.S. cities in the aftermath of the highly publicized police shooting of Michael Brown.


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On Wednesday, Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey overturned a cease and desist order against Comcast stemming from a 2012 lawsuit backed by the Electrical Board that had kept the company from installing security systems in two towns in Massachusetts. SSI Staff · December 10, 2015

The future is here — drones can optimize video surveillance system applications. The only question that remains: Is the security industry ready for the technology? By John Minor · December 09, 2015

It's been 14 years since 9/11 and House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul says the Islamic State is "more dangerous than al-Qaeda ever was" as the threat of terrorism has grown increasingly concerning to officials. SSI Staff · December 08, 2015

Have a security technician on your holiday shopping list? Check out this list of gift ideas from SSI that would benefit any tech or help them better please a customer. SSI Staff · December 07, 2015

The results of Computerworld's Forecast 2016 survey suggest that employers will face stiff competition for top talent when they goes to recruit jobseekers. SSI Staff · December 07, 2015

Companies are growing more concerned over workplace security as a result of the San Bernardino shootings and other mass shootings. Security companies are receiving increased calls from businesses and venues to inquire about security systems. SSI Staff · December 04, 2015

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