Research/Studies

16Jan 2012

“Over the past three years, at least 1,800 pharmacy robberies have occurred across the country.”  The Drug Enforcement Administration report a 51% increase in armed robberies of pharmacies between 2006 and 2010.  The primary cause of the increasing robberies, according to the DEA, is addiction to prescription drugs.  Standalone pharmacies, pharmacies in retail stores, and […]

29Sep 2011

“Between 2007 and 2010, researchers from the Urban Institute’s Justice Policy Center studied public surveillance systems in Baltimore, Chicago, and Washington, D.C., to measure the extent of their use, their effects on crime, their other benefits, and their costs. While results varied by area, surveillance systems in Baltimore and Chicago produced more than enough benefits […]

03Dec 2010

Charles A. Sennewald’s Effective Security Management 5th Edition has been announced with an updated chapter on Statistics as a Management Tool by Karim H. Vellani Don’t miss  Bruce Schneier’s tongue in cheek suggestion for terrorism response The IAPSC 2011 Conference has also been announced