The Electronic Security Guidelines for Schools will serve as a resource for school officials seeking to add electronic security systems to their security programs.
June 18, 2013
A years-old video surveillance installation at Newtown High School in Connecticut provides a blueprint for working in today’s education market. Key factors in servicing your own community’s schools need to involve demonstrated cost-savings and positive behavior modification.
June 02, 2013
Connecticut Governor Dannel P. Malloy announced on Friday that $5 million is being made immediately available to municipalities in the first round of school security funding under the Competitive Grant Program — a component of the Gun Violence Prevention and Children’s Safety Act signed on April 4, 2013.
May 27, 2013
As school security continues to be a strong topic throughout the nation, Sonitrol of Fort Lauderdale has donated access control equipment to the Kids in Distress (KID) Preschool.
May 23, 2013
After a fire marshal placed the sports arena at Northwestern State University of Louisiana under fire watch, administrators took quick action to resolve the issue. A local fire systems provider came up with a temporary fix prior to renovating the facility with an advanced fire alarm and emergency communications system.
April 30, 2013
The tragic events in Newtown, Conn., in December reminded all of us that the safety of our schools and our children is of paramount concern. The Security Industry Association (SIA) has been on the forefront of this issue, working with the industry, state and federal governments, and school administrators to ensure the safety of our children and teachers.
March 31, 2013
Following the deadly shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., the Security Industry Association (SIA) has formed a committee to work with lawmakers on adopting new school security initiatives
January 30, 2013
In the wake of the deadly Newtown, Conn., school shootings, David Morris, president of Modern Systems based here, donated alarm systems to the 13 schools in the Pulaski County School System.
January 09, 2013
Talk-A-Phone of Niles, Ill., has integrated its VOIP-500 series phone/WEBS paging module with the Rave SafeCampus suite from Rave Mobile Safety.
SSI Staff · December 13, 2012
Long known for the magnitude of its academics and enrollment, North Carolina’s Central Piedmont Community College now lays claim to an equally remarkable security solution. Learn how the nation’s fourth-largest such school is creating a safer environment by centralizing control of video surveillance, access control and more across seven campuses.
By Scott Goldfine · October 31, 2012