TITLE

Time for Action

AUTHOR(S)
Bove, Vincent J.
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Oct2008, Vol. 45 Issue 10, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the need to implement school security-related practices in the U.S. It highlights several security management guides to protect school children including the 1998 Early Warning, Timely Response: A Guide to safe Schools jointly released by the Department of Education and Department of Justice and the Safe School Initiative by the Secret Service. It states that the existing safety and security plans in schools need to be reviewed and modified.
ACCESSION #
34903476

 

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