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Feds: Workplace violence caused nearly 17 percent of all fatal U.S. work injuries in 2011 According to preliminary statistics recently released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, nearly 17 percent of all workplace fatalities in 2011 were the result … Continue reading

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Guests sue Harrah’s Resort Atlantic City over security guard beatings: report 

A Florida family and two others have filed lawsuits claiming casino security acted like thuggish goon squads and attacked them during disputes at the famed gambling mecca. In one case, a family said, their 17-year-old daughter’s nose was broken. Seems … Continue reading

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Immigration: California mayor opposes transfer of migrants from Texas

MURRIETA, Calif. — A California mayor urged residents on Monday to fight a plan to fly migrant families from Texas for processing at a Border Patrol facility in his city. Murrieta Mayor Alan Long said border officials told him a … Continue reading

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Man kills fellow security guard for being always late

Man kills fellow security guard for being always late. If this is not a reason enough to start using well qualified security professionals, then I don’t know what is. Every day I flip on the news and I see one … Continue reading

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Grocery Giant Kroger Moves To Disarm Security Guards

  COLUMBUS, Ohio – Changes are in the works when it comes to how Kroger stores handle their security.   The grocery chain has confirmed with 10TV that it is in the process of transitioning to unarmed security guards across the … Continue reading

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Security guard foils art heist in downtown Houston HPD

Security guard foils art heist in downtown Houston HPD: Men dressed in business attire try to steal painting   Two men are in jail after security guards at Houston’s Chase Tower were able to thwart a bold art heist. Police say … Continue reading

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2 charged in fatal shooting of security guard at Houston game room

HOUSTON — Houston police have filed charges against two people accused in the fatal shooting of a security guard at a southwest Houston game room. The shooting happened March 27 around 12:30 a.m. at the Luck Star Game Room on … Continue reading

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Ottawa rethinking policy of giving veterans security-guard jobs

The Conservative government is evaluating the relevancy of a decades-long policy meant to help veterans find work as security guards at government buildings. Since the end of the Second World War, Ottawa has directed billions of dollars in federal guard … Continue reading

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NRA’s LaPierre blames poor security for Navy Yard shooting

“Monday’s shooting at the Navy Yard happened because the military facility was “completely unprotected,” National Rifle Association CEO Wayne LaPierre said Sunday, brushing aside suggestions that more stringent background checks or new gun laws might prevent more mass shootings of the sort … Continue reading

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Safety, Violence and Change

The world is in a state of change, where technology has created a much smaller world; a world that is connected and knowledgable. Life is much different today than it was a decade ago, the use of technology and the … Continue reading

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