Active Shooter

Read: Chaos in Wake of False Shootings Report at JFK Airport Exposes Security Deficiencies

Chaos in Wake of False Shootings Report at JFK Airport Exposes Security Deficiencies

Port Authority Police conduct weekly active shooter drills and multiagency response exercises, but reportedly have no access to public address systems.

Read: Regroup Mass Notification Partners with CGPGMG for Active Shooter Response

Regroup Mass Notification Partners with CGPGMG for Active Shooter Response

The alliance will now incorporate Regroup’s communication solution with CGPGMG’s methods of ensuring people’s safety when a hostile event transpires.

Read: San Bernardino County Security Upgrades Under Review Following Deadly Rampage

San Bernardino County Security Upgrades Under Review Following Deadly Rampage

Officials say the county’s security assessment in the wake of the Dec. 2 shootings is a redoubling of its ongoing efforts to continually re-examine employee and public safety at its facilities.

Read: NYC First Responders Take to Subway for Active Shooter Drills

NYC First Responders Take to Subway for Active Shooter Drills

Emergency responders from various departments worked as a team, with communication and coordination between agencies an important goal.

Read: U.S. Appeals Court Upholds Gun Laws in New York and Connecticut

U.S. Appeals Court Upholds Gun Laws in New York and Connecticut

The states’ prohibition of a number of semiautomatic assault rifles and large-capacity ammunition magazines were affirmed as constitutional.

Read: Shootings Prompt Movie Theater Chain to Check Bags Nationwide

Shootings Prompt Movie Theater Chain to Check Bags Nationwide

The decision from the country’s largest theater chain comes amid a larger debate about safety measures that has provoked calls for metal detectors and armed guards.

Read: Missouri School District Updates Security Plan in Time for New School Year

Missouri School District Updates Security Plan in Time for New School Year

Measures taken by the Park Hill School District in Kansas City continue to improve its security plan to keep students safe.

Read: NFPA School Safety Report: Standards Need to Account for Security Devices

NFPA School Safety Report: Standards Need to Account for Security Devices

The detailed report summarizes the results of the NFPA School Safety, Codes and Security Workshop, held in December.

Read: School Security System Designed to Slow, Deter Potential Shooters

School Security System Designed to Slow, Deter Potential Shooters

Nemesis Defense Systems wants to deploy a multipronged system that would spray an active shooter with a yellow dye to distract and mark them.

Read: FBI: Active Shooter Incidents Are on the Rise

FBI: Active Shooter Incidents Are on the Rise

A newly released FBI report suggests that ‘active shooter incidents’ grew more common from 2000 to 2013.

1 3 4 5
Get Our Newsletters