NEW YORK—A new mandate that all 30 Major League Baseball teams have hand-held metal detection or walk-through magnetometers in place at their fields by 2015 is a step in the right direction, according to an expert in spectator sports security.
NEW YORK—SecureWatch24, a full-service security company here, has been awarded a $1 million contract to install 80 camera boxes in two Brooklyn neighborhoods—one of which was the setting of a high-profile crime in 2011.
WASHINGTON—A bill in the works would improve how the Department of Homeland Security manages a set of performance-based guidelines for high-risk chemical facilities, known as the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards or CFATS. The bill would benefit security personne
MIAMI—Mission 500 is looking for applicants for its 2014 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Humanitarian Awards. Both awards will be presented at an April 3 reception during ISC West in Las Vegas.
BOSTON—Road race security was greatly expanded after last year’s Boston Marathon was bombed—and it looks like the changes are here to stay as race directors try to strike a balance between security and a positive experience for participants.
WASHINGTON—Paul Michaels needed a resume that reflected extensive experience to take on his wide-ranging security role at the National Academy of Sciences. Fortunately for him—and the institution—he had one.
YARMOUTH, Maine—Security Director News is proud to introduce you to the final five of our “20 under 40” winners. These honorees join 15 other young up-and-comers in the physical security industry who were selected from more than 100 nominees.
VOORHEES, N.J—Conducting vulnerability assessments, managing mitigation solutions, overseeing physical security projects and providing oversight for emergency response planning and business continuity training all are part of Nicholas Santillo’s job description at America
Martha Entwistle, editor of Security Systems News, talks to Simon Harris about IHS's acquisition of IMS Research and what the deal means for the research company's coverage of the physical security market.