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  • Open architecture key to public cameras

    By PublicSafetyWatch blog - Tuesday March 31, 2009
    Earlier this week we posted an update on the public camera system installed in the Northern California community of Richmond. Richmond is one of a long list of cities using cameras in the effort to help fight crime and keep its citizens safe. The...
  • City Security Camera Update

    By PublicSafetyWatch blog - Monday March 30, 2009
    Cities across the country are tapping into the power of public safety cameras.  The list of municipalities adding camera systems is growing every day with more and more cities joining the ranks. The Northern California City of Richmond recently...
  • Columbine Copycats

    By PublicSafetyWatch blog - Wednesday March 25, 2009
    Two teenagers were arrested this week and charged with planning to blow up a school and a shopping center.  Their plan was to strike on April 20 -- the 10th anniversary of the shootings at Columbine High School outside Denver.  There, in 1999, two...
  • Selecting the Right Integrator

    By PublicSafetyWatch blog - Monday March 23, 2009
    Selecting a Security Integrator Listening to police, along with water district, school and other security directors, there seems to be some common thoughts about how to best choose a security integrator for a new or upgraded project.   Assuming...
  • Expect the Worst -- Plan

    By PublicSafetyWatch blog - Thursday March 19, 2009
    The time to think about preparing an emergency plan is not in the middle of a crisis – a gunman on site, a natural disaster or one of many other possibilities. A good municipal facility or school security director should have a plan to help minimize...
  • The goals of PublicSafetyWatch

    By PublicSafetyWatch blog - Tuesday March 17, 2009
      This blog may be sponsored by ADT, but it is not about ADT. It’s about you. It’s about coming together as a group with shared interests and experiences to help each other do the job of helping to keep people safe. Safe in their communities...
  • Welcome to the new PublicSafetyWatch blog!

    By PublicSafetyWatch blog - Tuesday March 17, 2009
    As editor of SecurityInfoWatch.com, I'm excited to announce our newest blog, PublicSafetyWatch. This blog, which we're authoring in partnership with ADT Security Services, is best described as being at "the intersection of security and public safety...