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Security tight for Remembrance Day

CTV News reports that security will be heightened on the day in light of the recent death of Cpl. Nathan Cirillo at Ottawa's National War Memorial but will otherwise proceed as normal >> Read full article

Target names GM executive as chief risk, compliance officer

Minneapolis-based company said Jacqueline Hourigan Rice will join Target Dec. 1 as a senior vice-president. Rice had most recently been chief compliance officer at the Detroit automaker >> Read full article

Cameras coming to some BC Transit buses

Cameras are expected to be rolling out on some of the 1,000 BC Transit buses outside of Metro Vancouver by next spring. A BC Transit spokeswoman says the goal for the cameras is to minimize risk to drivers and passengers >> Read full article

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ASIS Toronto Women in Leadership Symposium

ASIS Toronto Women in Leadership Symposium

The ASIS Toronto Chapter held its inaugural Women in Leadership Symposium on Nov. 7, showcasing how women working in security are making a significant difference in the field. The event was immediately followed by the Toronto chapter AGM where members of the 2015 board were presented >> Learn More…


Contemporary provides Pan Am hiring update

CSC plans to hire approximately 5,000 guards as part of an $81-million security contract awarded to the company this year. CSC project director Derek Gagné said that 2,000 have been hired to date >> Read full article

McAfee releases 12 Scams of the Holidays List

McAfee research shows Canadians are no more immune to online threats than citizens of other countries around the world with Canada hosting the third most phishing sites globally >> Read full article

NRC quantum photonics program to focus on encryption and hazard detection

The National Research Council of Canada (NRC) announces a new research program that will translate quantum photonics research into technology applications for Canada’s future economy >> Read full article

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 Event Calendar 

Security Career Expo

Location: Toronto, Ont.
Date: November 25, 2014 >> More Info

Gov Sec West

Location: Dallas, Tex.
Date: November 18-20, 2014 >> More Info

International Conference on Corporate Espionage and Industrial Security

Location: Gatineau, Que.
Date: December 1-2, 2014 >> More Info

Kestenberg Siegal Lipkus LLP 19th Annual Fraud & Anti-Counterfeiting Conference

Location: Toronto, Ont.
Date: December 3-5, 2014 >> More Info

Focus on Healthcare Security

Location: Toronto, Ont.
Date: December 10, 2014 >> More Info