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
Protection 1 Commercial Sales Manager Juliet Morphew discusses the importance of listening to education market customers to provide the best solutions to create safer school environments.
April 17, 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
The Senate Judiciary Committee voted Tuesday to approve the School Safety Enhancements Act of 2013, a measure supported by the Security Industry Association (SIA).
March 11, 2013
'School Security Command Post' from Campus Safety magazine helps school administrators select the right policies, procedures, training and equipment so they can keep their campuses safe.
March 05, 2013
The Security Industry Association (SIA) has voiced its opposition to proposed legislation in Texas that would prohibit the use of radio frequency identification (RFID) technology as a means to identify, transmit information about, or track the location of students.
February 06, 2013
In my February issue Between Us Pros column, I address school safety in wake of December's horrendous shooting incident in Newtown, Conn. I spoke with several experts in K-12 security and some of the conversation is picked up here.
Scott Goldfine · February 05, 2013
Here are 36 ideas to help boost school safety.
By Scott Goldfine · January 31, 2013
In response to the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, Urban Alarm hosted its “Session on Active Shooter Preparation” to help K-12 schools find affordable, effective ways to protect students and staff.
Ashley Willis · 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