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U.S. politician offers advice in wake of La Loche shootings

Marshal all the resources you can. And listen to the kids. That’s the advice of a Washington state senator whose own community was ripped apart by a school shooting in 2014. >> Read full article

Other families with no-fly list hassles reach out

The whirlwind of publicity about six-year-old Syed Adam Ahmed's difficulty at the airport has prompted dozens of other families with similar stories to contact the boy's mother. >> Read full article

Calgary man charged for drone incident near airport

For the first time, Calgary police have laid charges against a local man in relation to an incident with an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) that occurred near the Calgary International Airport. >> Read full article

 
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ASIS Toronto hosts advocate for homeless youth

On Jan. 21, the Toronto chapter of ASIS International hosted Joe Roberts of The Push for Change. Roberts is a motivational speaker who once lived on the streets himself. Though courage and support, he was able to turn his life around. He is now giving back to the community by raising funds and awareness in a bid to end youth homelessness. >> Learn More…

 
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Cisco report reveals decline in defender confidence

Less than half of respondents to the Cisco 2016 Annual Security Report are confident in their security posture as today’s attackers launch more sophisticated, bold and resilient campaigns. >> Read full article

New SIA group focuses on health care security

To help address challenges related to security issues in hospitals and other health care settings, the Security Industry Association has launched the SIA Health Care Security Interest Group. >> Read full article

EU police warn that more attacks by IS militants are likely

Europe’s top police agency issued a stark warning this week: Islamic State extremists will keep attempting lethal attacks on soft targets in Europe and it is nearly impossible to predict when and where. >> Read full article

 
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21st Century Risk Management

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Resilient Communities Ontario Educational Event

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Security Industry Hockey Classic

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Next Generation Security Leader

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ISC West

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