The Security Industry Alarm Coalition (SIAC) has teamed up with the Central Station Alarm Association (CSAA) and the National Sheriffs’ Association to award the Sheriff/Private Security Partnership Award to Sheriff David O. Livingston of the Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff and Bay Alarm.
SSI Staff · August 12, 2016
The monitoring business is changing, according to CSAA Executive Director Jay Hauhn. But that doesn't mean traditional methods aren't strong as well.
Jay Hauhn · August 05, 2016
The certification testifies that each of the wholesale monitoring provider’s central station operators have achieved proficiency and certification by passing the CSAA on-line operator training course.
SSI Staff · July 05, 2016
Harlin McEwen will be honored during the ESX Public Sector Luncheon on June 9.
SSI Staff · June 03, 2016
Investors are finally starting to flock to the security industry and they're doing so in a big way. But what underlying impact is this flurry of M&A activity having on the industry and the groups that have helped it grow in the first place?
Scott Goldfine · June 01, 2016
Implementation of the Automated Secure Alarm Protocol continues to build across the nation. Recently, Boca Raton became the first connected PSAP in Florida.
SSI Staff · January 13, 2016
The program aims to educate all electronic security companies on best marketing practices and encourage CSAA companies to attain the prestigious Five Diamond designation. Entries are due on April 15.
SSI Staff · January 07, 2016
The Central Station Alarm Association (CSAA) Board of Directors formally approved the CSAA/Verisk Data Exchange Project. The CSAA considers it the "most important collaboration between the alarm industry and the insurance industry in a generation."
SSI Staff · November 30, 2015
Stanley Security went live with ASAP in the city of Richmond, Va., on Oct. 22. ASAP was launched in 2011 as a public-private partnership, designed to increase the efficiency and reliability of emergency electronic signals from central station alarm companies to Public Safety Answering Points (PSAPs). ASAP utilizes ANSI standard protocols developed cooperatively by the Association of Public Communications Officials (APCO) and the Central Station Alarm Association (CSAA).
SSI Staff · November 20, 2015
SSI spoke to Jim McMullen, founder of COPS Monitoring, to find out how the company is putting dealers first and how it captured the CSAA Five Diamond Marketing Marvel Award.
By Erin Harrington · November 04, 2015