• Car Rams Barricade at U.S. Capitol, Kills Officer

    A car rammed into two Capitol Police officers at a barricade outside the U.S. Capitol building in Washington, D.C., on Friday afternoon. According to AP News, one of the officers was killed, another was injured, and the driver of the vehicle was shot and killed.

    • Access Control
    • Facility Security
  • Transforming Security

    Transforming Security

    Just three years ago, the “cloud” was a four-letter word in the security industry. After fronting millions of dollars to establish onpremises systems, companies were understandably reluctant to rip them apart for a new approach.

  • The Bottom Line

    The Bottom Line

    Last year brought tremendous challenges for everyone, especially retailers. Retail shrinkage, the reduction of inventory from shoplifting, fraud and internal theft, is estimated to have cost the industry $61.7 billion according to a 2020 National Retail Security Survey, an all-time high.

  • A Capitol Breach

    A Capitol Breach

    On Jan. 6, the U.S. Capitol security perimeter was breached and the nation watched as multiple levels of security failed.

  • A Sound Strategy

    A Sound Strategy

    No matter the security criticality of your facility or the sophistication of your security system, simple key control is a foundational process of physical key management that helps control access to crucial assets, people, information and spaces.

  • Going Beyond Retail

    Going Beyond Retail

    Physical security infrastructure has traditionally been seen as a sunk cost; an expense that represents a cost of doing business.

  • Running the Gauntlet

    Running the Gauntlet

    Not long ago when visiting a colleague’s office, it was protocol to arrive early to run the gauntlet of the visitor management check-in that awaited, a process that might gladly be endured now if just for a brief return to some normalcy.

  • Current and future uses in the commercial security industry

    On a Cloud of its Own

    Cloud-based technology and solutions have become more and more mainstream, especially in the commercial security industry.

  • Steering the Conversation

    Steering the Conversation

    When navigating the Smart City market, it is wise to speak to the priorities and concerns of diverse stakeholders, many of whom might lie outside the security integrator’s traditional business.

  • The Impact of Coronavirus

    The Impact of Coronavirus

    The pandemic compelled hospitals to increase safety and security measures. The role of the security professional has been redefined and prioritized to support more patient care related activities.

  • How COVID-19 Has Revolutionized Aviation Security

    How COVID-19 Has Revolutionized Aviation Security

    In this episode of SecurPod, Ralph C. Jensen and Steve Karoly talk about the COVID-19 pandemic and the changes experienced in the aviation security vertical. The pandemic has changed society and our way of life. It has also brought about seismic changes.

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  • Security Today Magazine - April 2021

    April 2021

    Featuring:

    • Transforming Security
    • Driving COVID Adaptations
    • A Capitol Breach
    • Running the Gauntlet
    • On a Cloud of its Own

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