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 and lockdown solution has been introduced that directly alerts the local police command center for faster, potentially lifesaving response time.
By Scott Goldfine · December 01, 2013
Napco Security Technologies of Amityville, N.Y., releases the school access control vulnerability index (SAVI), an informative evaluation tool created utilizing input from dozens of security experts in numerous fields/disciplines, according to the company.
SSI Staff · November 19, 2013
How can integrators help protect K-12 schools from unauthorized entry? Our latest photo gallery offers tips you can suggest to your clients.
SSI Staff · October 23, 2013
The ASIS Foundation will donate $42,000 to Spencer Technology Academy (STA) after designating the institution as the winner of its 2013 School Security Funding Competition.
September 17, 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
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