School shootings continue to make headlines. They continue to inspire outrage, horror, shock, and disbelief. And they continue to take lives, tragically, and far more often than they should. Even though these events remain relatively rare, they have an outsized impact on our hearts, minds, and imaginations, and it is incumbent upon every decision-maker tasked […]
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When we look back at the three deadliest school shootings of 2018, one similarity they all share is obvious: none of the school safety solutions that the districts had in place at the time did what they were supposed to do. These shootings occurred in Marshall County, Kentucky, where there were two deaths (and an […]
In response to several school shootings there has been a large push to allow armed personnel or to add school resource officers on campus. This is a popular approach that has gained traction over the last few years. There can be a financial cost for additional personnel, training and potential liability. Outside of these factors […]
Equities’ Destiny Lopez reports on SafeDefend and Mace Security International’s partnership through combining Mace Security International products with SafeDefend’s proprietary active shooter and incident preparations program to help prepare college campuses, businesses, and government building prepare for worst case scenario. Full story.
NewsWest9’s Jolina Okazaki reports on the recent shooting at Alpine High School in West Texas and how programs like SafeDefend can make a major difference in the ways we react to and proactively prepare for an active shooter. “Somebody said, ‘I never thought it would happen here,’ and that’s the point,” says Doug Parisi, director of training […]
KWCH 12’s Reggie Wilson reports on faculty members of Sublette High School learning what to do in the case of an active shooter. “It’s our job to make sure those kids are safe and to protect those kids but when something like this (SafeDefend) comes in it really brings it to light,” says Sublette Special Education Teacher […]
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In the News
- Jewish Community Campus installs SafeDefend to increase security effortsNovember 6, 2018 - 12:00 pm
- Jewish Community Campus improves security with new line of defenseOctober 30, 2018 - 7:37 pm
- Former school principal’s SafeDefend active shooter system installed at Jewish Community Center, target of 2014 Overland Park shootingsOctober 30, 2018 - 7:11 pm