Dirty, dirty (luggage) thieves

One guy apparently made off with 600 or so bags and suitcases at Dallas/Fort Worth Int.  That's a lot. Imagine hauling off 600 suitcases. He didn't do it all at...

National Safety Council Shocking Message: 1 in 1 Chance of Death!

For those who've never heard of the NSC, it's a "nonprofit organization whose mission is to save lives by preventing injuries and deaths at work, in homes and communities...

ATM’s, delivered armed and ready!

From here and here; The extreme measure is the latest in South Africa's escalating war against armed robbers who target banks and cash delivery vans. The number of cash machines blown...

Cops: ‘Bored’ homeless man killed student

NEW YORK (AP) -- Prosecutors say a homeless man told them he killed a New York City college student because he was bored. Prosecutors filed a signed statement in...

“A Force to Reckon With” – from SecurityManagement.com

This interesting article comes from SecurityManagement.com, a site run by ASIS. The question of whether the current escalation systems used by, and taught to, security guards and LEOs is...

Protected: iKey Solutions – as of yet homeless

We wrote about iKey Solutions Ltd the other day, and we've written about SIG, it's predecessor before, but we thought we'd take the time to comment on some of...

The Death of a Minister

A foreign minister, actually. Not a church minister. The Swedish foreign minister Anna Lindh was tragically murdered in 2003, in a shocking attack in a shopping mall. The murderer was...

Aircraft Security – “Secondary Barrier”?

Whatabarrier, you say? A secondary barrier. A thing that's supposed to be in a hijacker's way when the pilot(s) open the cockpit door so one of them can go...

Psychopaths and Security – an early commentary

A short clarification of definitionsThe dilemma of protecting our "social systems" against what Bruce Schneier refers to as "these sorts of people" is not a new one.  Let's first get...

Overreaction to Minor Threats = More Vulnerability to Major Threats – 2 World Financial...

So. Still trying to wrap your head around that headline? It's not as baffling as it seems, really. What I'm trying to convey is that if one takes drastic...