The Hazards of Electric Fences for Property Protection: Why Public Agencies Should Reconsider

Public agencies responsible for safeguarding property often seek cost-effective and efficient ways to deter trespassers and protect assets. One method that has gained popularity is the use of electric fences. However, in this blog post, we will delve into the reasons why public agencies should reconsider the use of electric fences for property protection, focusing Read more about The Hazards of Electric Fences for Property Protection: Why Public Agencies Should Reconsider[…]

Should School Resource Officers Have Rifles Stored on Campus?

Tell your school to take our Active Shooters Course. Are you a Parent? Take our Active Shooter Course designed for you. The number of school shooter incidents is rising every year. Local law enforcement and school officials are considering new and innovative approaches to grapple with these serious events. One approach they are trying is Read more about Should School Resource Officers Have Rifles Stored on Campus?[…]

Using WiFi to See Through Walls Challenges Privacy

Watch this video as Matt and I discuss the ramifications of this WiFi development and why it is crucial to always stay on top of technology to protect your people.   We might soon be able to practically “see” through walls—but is that a good thing? Researchers at Carnegie Mellon have developed a way to Read more about Using WiFi to See Through Walls Challenges Privacy[…]

Are QR Codes the new security risk

The internet is filled with awesome information. It is also filled with tons of viruses, malware, phising scams, and people trying to skim information when you visit their site. For years we have been warned not to click on links in those offbeat emails we get. A few years ago, QR codes (those little square Read more about Are QR Codes the new security risk[…]

School Security Officer Training – do I need it?

We hear it all the time, we don’t have security guards so we don’t need to provide training.  We’ll the Education Code doesn’t care that you don’t have employee’s with the title of “security guard”, what they care about is that you have someone acting in a security capacity, regardless of title, 20 hours or Read more about School Security Officer Training – do I need it?[…]

Can we break up fights off school grounds?

We typically hear that school principals or vice principals want to send their security guards and teachers off campus property to the local convenience store to break up a fight between two or more students.  We also typically hear that in California, teachers and staff have a duty under the principle of  “loco parentis” to Read more about Can we break up fights off school grounds?[…]