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Toronto bunker a 'man cave'

Two men built the mysterious bunker found near York University in Toronto to use the space as a “man cave,” police announced Monday >> Read full article

Fraud Prevention Month: Businesses should avoid making these common mistakes

With the arrival of Fraud Prevention Month, Shred-it is encouraging business leaders to evaluate and assess their current information security protocols and procedures to ensure they are protecting the confidential data of their organization and customers >> Read full article

Details emerge in McDonald's shooting involving security guard

According to a Globe and Mail story: The security guard involved in a fatal shooting at a Toronto McDonald’s early Saturday worked for Intercon Security, a company recently acquired by Montreal-based GardaWorld >> Read full article

 
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Focus On School (K-12) Security - March 25

Help keep students, staff and teachers safe

Focus On School (K-12) Security is a one-day educational opportunity on March 25 for school security professionals and administrators to learn from peers and experts in the field. A featured topic is: "Components of a safe school" with Larry Johnson, NASSLEO president and Director of Public Safety for the Grand Rapids Public School district in Michigan
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Is Canada ready for “plural policing”?

Is Canada ready for “plural policing”?

Are we on the cusp of a new era in Canadian government thinking and policy on community safety, crime prevention and the delivery of policing services? If so, are industry regulators and the broad security industry ready? As one evolution of their Economics of Policing national discussion, Public Safety Canada has commissioned two studies in recent weeks. One focuses on opportunities for civilianization of select policing functions while the other is a review and discussion of international practices in regard to the use of private security services for some policing functions >> Learn More…

 
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Security will remain top priority for mall industry: ICSC

The International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) has released a statement regarding shopping centre and mall security >> Read full article

Security guards injured in stabbing incident in Vaughan, Ont.

York Regional Police say three men are facing weapons charges after a stabbing at a Vaughan nightclub early Sunday morning >> Read full article

Details of B.C. couple terror plot heard in court

A jury has heard that a B.C. couple accused of plotting a terrorist attack at the provincial legislature considered changing the plan so they could carry it out on Canada Day >> Read full article

 
 
 Event Calendar 
 

Focus On School (K-12) Security

Location: Toronto, Ont.
Date: March 25, 2015 >> More Info

ISC West

Location: Las Vegas, Nev.
Date: April 15-17, 2015 >> More Info

Counter Terror Expo

Location: London, U.K.
Date: April 21-22, 2015 >> More Info

Canadian Technical Security Conference

Location: North Gower, Ont.
Date: April 21-23, 2015 >> More Info

Security Canada East

Location: Laval, Que.
Date: April 22, 2015 >> More Info