The Security Week That Was: A Recap - Jan. 7-13, 2006

SIW Editor Geoff Kohl gives a weekly surveillance of news shaping your profession

Speaking of being proactive versus reacting, Dodge City (Kansas) Globe reporter Eric Swanson offered a story to this week about a move being made in that city to put more stringent controls on guard services companies. The proposed ordinance would allow the city to license and regulate guard services, including who can become a guard, what a guard is, and would potentially even make the move for police-style firearm training for the armed guard subsection of the industry.