Incident Response


Rave Mobile Safety Promotes Compliance with Marcus Alert System

Critical communication and collaboration technology platform Rave Mobile Safety has announced that it supports compliance with Virginia’s Marcus Alert System. The Marcus Alert was established to provide mental health awareness resources and community understanding services around the state, and it was named for a man shot and killed by a police officer while experiencing a mental health episode in 2018.

NEIU Goes into Lockdown After On-Campus Shootout

On Wednesday, March 10, the Northeastern Illinois University campus in Chicago, Ill., was locked down after what police called a “shootout” took place in a campus parking lot. There were no reported injuries.

Former Pomona Councilman Sentenced in Child Porn Case

Last week, an ex-Pomona city councilman was sentenced after pleading no contest to one felony charge of possession of child sexual abuse material and one misdemeanor charge of annoying or molesting a child. Rubio Gonzalez, 45, faces three years of probation (two years of felony probation and one year of summary probation) and a minimum of one year of counseling. Gonzalez is also required to register as a sex offender for the rest of his life.

Police Link Kidnapping to School-Issued Technology

North Carolina law enforcement officers are urging caution after the recovery of a kidnapped 14-year-old girl who communicated with her abductor through a school-issued computer.

Police Officer Killed at New Orleans High School Basketball Game

A police officer was shot and killed following a confrontation at a high school basketball game on Friday, Feb. 26, in New Orleans, La.

University of Arizona

University of Arizona Student Death Prompts Focus on Campus Security

On Saturday, Feb. 20, a University of Arizona student was shot and killed in an on-campus parking garage. The Tucson Police Department is currently investigating the death as a homicide. As students returned to campus on Monday, their attention turned to how campus security and safety measures could prevent another similar incident.

FBI Arrests UCLA Student for Alleged Participation in Storming U.S. Capitol

FBI Arrests UCLA Student for Alleged Participation in Storming U.S. Capitol

The FBI has arrested a UCLA student who allegedly participated in the U.S. Capitol riots on Jan. 6.

UT Austin Police Department Launches Mental Health Crisis Response Team

UT Austin Police Department Launches Mental Health Crisis Response Team

The University of Texas at Austin Police Department (UTPD) has recently established a University Crisis Intervention Team (UCIT) tasked with responding to students’ mental health crises.



Preparing for Extreme Weather

Preparing for Extreme Weather

Across the nation, educational facilities are being designed with not only education in mind – but to ensure students, faculty and staff are protected during extreme weather events.

Communicating Evacuation Plans

A campus evacuation is one of the most challenging emergency situations a college or university may face.

Digital Edition

  • Campus Security & Life Safety Magazine - July / August 2022

    July / August 2022

    Featuring:

    • Emergency Preparedness
    • Health Care Trends Shaping Security & Infection Control
    • Automate Your Emergency Response
    • Leveraging Surveillance

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