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A Michigan-based Catholic school is providing a beacon of light amid the dark shadow that continues to loom over educational institutions a year after the Sandy Hook massacre. A unique video surveillance…


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Hofstra University is in the process of installing 11 Boon Edam turnstiles in their residence halls. SSI Staff · May 23, 2015

After several cameras have failed recently, the school will upgrade its legacy models to an all-digital system. SSI Staff · May 19, 2015

A home security camera captured a school bus dragging a 7-year-old girl the length of a football field after her backpack became caught in the bus door. SSI Staff · May 18, 2015

Stanley Security will provide installation of security systems, as well as accompanied support services, at each of Arizona State University's primary campuses, as well as satellite campuses in Washington, D.C. and Santa Monica, Calif. SSI Staff · May 05, 2015

Take a peek inside Xentry Systems Integration's $3.3 million project at Ohio State University's Wexner Medical Center’s new James Tower cancer hospital and research facility. The integrator installed a building-wide, integrated nurse-call/life-safety and paging system at the state-of-the-art facility. Scott Goldfine · February 10, 2015

Hawkins County Schools is seeking funding to replace legacy analog cameras with IP models that can be viewed remotely. SSI Staff · February 09, 2015

Video Insight's School Security Im-Kind Grant Program has increased, and will now donate $1 million grants to underfunded schools systems throughout the United States. SSI Staff · January 29, 2015

Here are a few access control technologies that security systems integrators can offer to campus administrators to help K-12 institutions better manage school perimeters, evacuation requirements and classroom security. By Wendy Bowman · January 28, 2015

The Des Moines School District currently has more than 700 security cameras on its campuses, allowing security to monitor common areas in all 58 of the district’s schools. SSI Staff · December 19, 2014

The Security Industry Association's (SIA) Partner Alliance for Safer Schools (PASS) has been formed to develop guidelines for use of electronic security and life safety equipment in schools. PASS combines the technical knowledge offered by SIA’s Education Interest Group with knowledge from representatives of schools, law enforcement, and trade associations. By D. Craig MacCormack · October 29, 2014




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