Archive for Campus Security

04 Dec 2012

Guardly Partners With Desire2Learn To Bring Campus Safety Features To The Blackboard Competitor

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  Interesting article posted on Techcrunch.com. Guardly partners to bring change. Guardly is already a maker of personal safety apps and is taking it even further. Guardly is teaming up with code blue and this is big. They are working with one of the biggest names in campus security. John Sookman Guardly couldn’t be happier. This […]

04 Dec 2012

Retired police officer leading afety program focusing on kids building character

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Just read this on Martinsvillebulletin.com. A retired police officer is leading a safety program about thinking and mentoring kids. With so much bad news surrounding cops these days this is great news story. Retired police officer Lenny Noel was hired in early 2012 as a counselor at a school. Mr. Noel has been speaking at […]

04 Dec 2012

Lauren Spierer disappearance generates campus safety ideas at Indiana University

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Check out this article on Indystar.com. The mysterious disapearance of a student on the campus of Indiana University has prompted many discussions on how to improve campus safety. The coed student disappeared one night and no one knows what happened. Safety can be improved through better lighting, communication devices and students being aware of their surroundings. […]

03 Dec 2012

Students Report Armed Robbery on UT Martin Campus

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Just read this on Wbbjtv.com. At the University of Tennessee Martin campus there was recently an armed robbery. This incident involved four people robbing individuals at gunpoint and kidnapping one individual. A university student has been arrested for questioning and the police are still seeking information on the other robbers, along with evidence about the […]

03 Dec 2012

Uni of Southern California changes visitors policy in wake of Halloween shooting #campussecurity

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Just read this on Scpr.org. At the university of southern California, a shooting over the Halloween weekend injured four people and made it clear that the campus needed to be more secure. As a result, no guests are allowed on campus now after 9PM, and guards stand outside dorm entrances. Unlike many colleges, U SoCal […]

03 Dec 2012

Boise Police investigate assault on BSU campus

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I just read an article on Idahopress.com that I thought you should read. In light of the recent uptick in campus shootings, Montana gun rights advocates are campaigning for a change in state law that will allow students to carry guns on 14 state college campuses, including in classrooms and dormitories. Gun advocates say the […]

03 Dec 2012

Court considers Miranda warning in Kentucky schools

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Just read this on Usatoday.com. A police procedure could become a standard in Kentucky schools. A pending court case could influence matters relating to schools and police with students in trouble. The legal steps of holding a student without the option to leave, could line up with the police version. This would include any rights […]

30 Nov 2012

Dangerous Chemical Hazard Forces Evacuation at Urey Hall

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Check out this article on Ucsdguardian.org. The article discusses an early November Decalin chemical hazard at Revelle College in San Diego. The situation was caused by a physics experiment in which students were working with the chemical. The author describes the unstable properties of Decalin and the dangers of exposure. Safety crews worked on removing […]