The Department of Homeland Security is offering school districts funding for student trauma training programs.
Campus lockdown procedures, much like other emergency response and disaster preparedness measures, are critical to the safe and secure operation of a school campus.
With back-to-school upon us, we all know how important it is to ensure students are prepped with the essentials.
Education Week’s log of school shootings reveals at least 13 incidents in 2018 so far, with 97 people killed or injured. How do we stop this unending cycle of violence?
It happened at 11:46 a.m. on a Friday, just three weeks before the Parkland shooting. A southeastern university issued a campus-wide emergency notification advising a gunman was on or near campus, and that individuals should seek protective shelter immediately.
- By Gus Porter, MPH, CPH, Jeff Karpovich, MA, CPP, CHPA
“You never think it is going to happen to you.” That was the first thing Jake Glacer said to me when we sat down to talk at ISC West.
A male student was taken into custody on Friday morning after a shooting spree at Santa Fe High School in southeast Texas
Dixon High School's School Resource Officer has been called a hero after interrupting a student who fired several shots in the school.
Training for an active shooter situation can be the difference between a brief disturbance on campus and a mass shooting.
Campus security has always and will continue to be one of the most important verticals in the security industry. While many K-12, higher education, medical and worship campuses have boosted their policies, protocols and physical security as a result of tragic incidents on campuses across the country, the fact of the matter is: campus security is always evolving.