Archive for January, 2013

23 Jan 2013

My Active Shooter Response Experience

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This piece is not about gun control, mental health or the second amendment. It is about the day I was part of an active shooter response team and became active in the topic. Thankfully, few law enforcement officers face the situation except for training courses and news feeds. My era of awareness began on April […]

23 Jan 2013

Douglas County crime scene investigators illuminate their work

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Interesting article posted on http://www.omaha.com/article/20130119/NEWS/701209921/1694. Crime scene investigators got to show off their work to local teens in Douglas County recently. Some of the teens have already expressed interest in working in law enforcement, and getting to see what crime scene investigators went a long way to helping them make their decision. Bright lights and […]

23 Jan 2013

Ex-Burglars: Newspaper’s Gun Owner Map ‘Exceptionally Stupid’, Helps Crooks

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Here’s an article worth a read posted on Theblaze.com. The newspaper out of New York that published the addresses of law-abiding gun owners has taken down the map, but their decision to display it in the first place is having long-lasting repercussions. Walter T. Shaw, a reformed burglar, said the act was one of the […]

22 Jan 2013

The Case For Concealed Carry Guns On Campus

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We are all sadly far too aware of the carnage and pain caused by acts of wanton violence on seemingly peaceful college campuses. As discussed yesterday by our columnist Juli Adcock in her post ‘Should studens carry guns on campus‘ the incidents have mounted over the years it has become apparent to many that the […]

22 Jan 2013

Lowest Crime Rates Quote

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Washington has one of the lowest crime rates in the US… well that is if you don’t consider the rampant killings! Or so says this quote. Copy the code below to use this photo on your blog:

21 Jan 2013

Should Students Carry Guns On Campus?

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Recent tragedies involving guns and murders on school campuses have once again heated up the debate over whether teachers and students of college age should be allowed to carry firearms on school grounds. Utah and a few other states are beginning to open the doors for concealed carry holders to do just that. The group […]

21 Jan 2013

Debate Of The Week: Should Students Conceal Carry Guns On Campus?

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Another week and another contentious issue. This week we’re looking at the rights of students to conceal carry guns on campus. Is this the best way they can protect themselves? If they have to carry guns in order to protect themselves is that an indictment on the abilities of a given campus security team or […]

18 Jan 2013

Why The School Shootings Gun Control Debate Needs To Be Led By Security Professionals

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Today is exactly one month and three days since the tragic school shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary, where 20 young first-graders were shot dead by a crazy person with an assault rifle. That day is one of those moments that you never forget, it’s seared in your brain and you probably know EXACTLY where you […]