Guest speakers and protests on college campuses around the country have grown in intensity as of late, and now colleges such as UC Berkeley are worried that campus security arrangements could force that violence out into the city streets.
To tackle the problem of decentralized security, the primary focus was to consolidate more than 2,200 cameras which were streaming to 58 recording servers, and to create policies and standards for where and how they are installed, used and maintained.
Chandler Regional Medical Center in Arizona has hired two furry security guards.
With classes about to be back in session, several schools are giving their campus security an overhaul
Lowering costs and mitigating security risks
Beginning on July 1, students who have their permits to carry concealed weapons can also bring their guns along with them while on campus.
Perimeter security isn’t always just about violent intruders. Good perimeter security greatly reduces opportunities for vandalism and theft during school hours as well as after.
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The university will be spending nearly $400,000 in student safety improvements, which will also include an online sexual assault prevention course that all students must take before enrolling in classes.
With the increasing rate of rape and other violent crimes on campus, it’s important that each student have some knowledge of how to keep themselves safe.