Jury Says Virginia Tech Negligent

Billy Gordon Green, Jr. M.Ed., CPP, CHS News

Emergency plans are for doing – not just for having. This recent verdict underlines an important discrepancy between the letter and intent of both the Clery requirements for campus warnings and emergency warning best practices and the way these procedures are implemented in reality in some crisis situations. No matter how comprehensive and well founded an emergency plan is or …

Triangle Family Services

RMA Provides Pro Bono Support to Triangle Family Services

Protus3 News, Security Program Development, Workplace Violence

Since 1937, Triangle Family Services has been helping families and individuals overcome life’s challenges by giving them the tools they need to move away from crisis and into more stable and healthy life situations. Our community is stronger when we eliminate family violence, improve financial stability, and address the emotional well-being of individuals and family members in need. The more …

Suspicious Activity and Situational Awareness

Protus3 Security Program Development, Workplace Violence

An article published on the website of National Public Radio (NPR) addressed the security programs in place at the Mall of America and the actions of security officers. The full article can be found here, and we leave it to the reader to determine if the actions of the officers were appropriate in the specific situations mentioned. The events of …

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Assessing Threats

Protus3 Workplace Violence

The shooting of Representative Gabrielle Giffords and the other victims in the public appearance event on January 8, 2011, has emphasized once again the value of executive protection for public figures and others whose notoriety has placed them in the arena of potential targets.

Pat King

Pat King Presents at ASIS

Protus3 News

Pat King and Linda Beverly presented The Aftermath of Workplace Violence: A Victim’s Perspective at the ASIS 56th Annual Seminar and Exhibits. Linda Beverly told her story of the loss of her husband and how it affected and changed her life. In today’s environment security is often a shared responsibility between facility and security management. The IFMA Foundation funded an …