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- Access control units slash number of bank heists. Zarcone, Teresa // Caribbean Business;1/25/2001, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p31
Reports on the ability of access control units that monitor people entering government and financial buildings to reduce the number of bank robberies and other crimes. Significant improvement in the manufacture of such security units; Cost of the Security Vestibule ranges.
- Citizen constables fight back. D.S. // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;3/25/96, Vol. 23 Issue 15, p26
Reports on citizens of Edmonton, Alberta who are fighting back against robbers. Edmonton Turbo gas station attendant Paul Ryhanan, who helped to capture Wesley Clark Siemens, who robbed the station; Radwan Blaybel, who shattered his coffee mug in the face of a robber at Edmonton's Donair...
- Police issue warning over gold thefts. // Eastern Eye;8/1/2014, Issue 1262, p7
The article reports on the warnings and crime prevention advice by the police to Asians in England to keep their valuable gold pieces due to a rise in incidence of robberies and gold thefts in summer 2014.
- Casinos' open layouts invite all, even thieves. Schwartz, David G. // Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);3/7/2011, Vol. 28 Issue 10, pP29
The author discusses why he believes that the layouts of casinos in Las Vegas, Nevada make people more tempted to rob the establishment. He explains that casinos tend to have few entry obstructions, making robbers regard casinos as easy targets. He talks about the previous theft of poker chips...
- Target hardening, values cut crime. Zalud, Bill // SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing;Sep97, Vol. 27 Issue 10, p11
Editorial. Focuses on the effectiveness of security technology in situational crime prevention in the United States. Target hardening; Access controls; Physical barriers; Gun controls; Entry/exit screening; Surveillance; Property identification.
- Armed Robbery Policy Questioned. // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Sep2000, Vol. 37 Issue 9, p11
Examines the security procedures of companies in the United States. Policy of 7-Eleven to let employees do what the offender says; Use of closed circuit television, silent alarm pendants and automatic cash registers by White Hen Pantry to prevent would-be criminals; Risk factors on the...
- Invest in your self-defense. Siciliano, Robert L. // Good Housekeeping;Nov96, Vol. 223 Issue 5, p170
Presents several strategies to keep you and your family safe at home and away. Safety on the streets; Safety strategies in protecting oneself and the car; Nine pointers that can help make your house an unlikely target for burglars; Precautions to reduce vulnerability; More. INSETS: Street...
- Focusing on Crime. // Saturday Evening Post;2/22/1936, Vol. 208 Issue 34, p22
The article looks at the progress of crime prevention efforts in the U.S. Large number of kidnappers have been captured or killed and bank robberies have been reduced. The federal administrative agencies handle only a small segment of the crime problem. Law enforcement should be separated from...
- Surveillance Studies Needs Gender and Sexuality. Ball, Kirstie; Green, Nicola; Koskela, Hille; Phillips, David J. // Surveillance & Society;Nov2009, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p352
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports published within the issue on topic including the public response to surveillance, the categorization for gendered and sexualized objects, and the methods used.