TITLE

School Violence: How Bad Is It?

AUTHOR(S)
Zalud, Bill
PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Nov2006, Vol. 43 Issue 11, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the policies and technologies applied to security schools, students, teachers and administrators to prevent school violence in various public schools in the U.S. More schools use security video, interfaced to law enforcement and even parents through a Web connection. However, a school in Canada has used video cassette recorder and digital video recorder to secure and monitor daily activities within the school.
ACCESSION #
23152501

 

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