10
MAR
2015

Fake Surveillance Cameras, Are They a Good Idea?

Surveillance cameras are quickly becoming standard among homeowners associations (HOA’s). When used and maintained properly the cameras serve two purposes. If they are openly visible to people entering your community, they will serve as a deterrent to criminal activity and they...
16
FEB
2015

Banking hack heist yields up to $1 billion

Banking hack heist yields up to $1 billion By Mike Snider and Kaja Whitehouse , USA TODAY. Source  usatoday.com  An international hacking ring has stolen as much as $1 billion from more than 100 banks in 30 countries in what may be the biggest banking breach ever, a new report...
03
FEB
2015

How Secure Are You With Onsite Security?

The private security industry is a crucial component of security and safety in the United States and abroad. Today, private security is responsible not only for protecting many of the nation‘s institutions and critical infrastructure systems, but also for protecting intellectual...
26
JAN
2015

Drone Crashes at White House

 Physical Security Challenges with Respect to Small Drones A new challenge is emerging for physical security professionals.  Small drones are being sold by many manufactures that are in a variety of sizes with a large range of performance.  These devices allow the operator to fly...
27
DEC
2014

The Need for Attention to See Change

The Need for Attention to See Change What’s the Difference between Looking and Seeing? A large fraction of traffic accidents are of the type “driver looked but failed to see”. Here, drivers collide with pedestrians in plain view, with cars directly in front of...
03
OCT
2014

Piece of (i) at ASIS 2014

Members of the Piece of (i) Team  in Atlanta attending seminars and walking the show room floor. We spoke with many vendors and stayed current in the latest and greatest of security technology. Former Secretary of State Colin Powell spoke to the ASIS 2014 attendees about his...
02
OCT
2014

How to Explain the Importance of Security to Employees

How to Explain the Importance of Security to Employees By Stan Mack, Demand Media.  Source: http://smallbusiness.chron.com/ Intruders and thieves are perpetual threats to most businesses, so maintaining security should be a top priority in your organization. Physical security...