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Industrial Security. Edition No. 2 Product Image

Industrial Security. Edition No. 2

  • ID: 1766479
  • April 1999
  • 336 Pages
  • Elsevier Science and Technology

A basic text on general security techniques, this book emphasizes the philosophical, moral and ethical responsibilities of the security officer, along with the elements of various specialties within the field.

This book is designed for not only the beginning student, but for ambitious security personnel seeking advancement and directors training staff in the field.
It is important for security personnel, in this age of the computer, to understand the background and basic elements of security procedures. It is also important to understand this philosophy in order to develop programs which may be used in defending against charges of "inadequate security" in civil litigation.

This book is an update of a beginning text which has been used successfully in colleges and universities for twenty years. It updates the techniques of various specialties along with current technological approaches towards solving those security-related issues. It has left unchanged the philosophical, moral, and ethical approach to the security procedures, the abandonment of which has led to literally thousands of lawsuits against security departments and private guard companies, alleging "inadequate READ MORE >

- The Evolution of Security- Developing A Proprietary Security Program
- Security Organization and Staffing
Duties and Responsibilities
- Security Uses of Photography- Security Office and Facilities- Security Relationships- Access Control- Personnel Clearance- Fire Prevention and Control- Emergency and Disaster Planning- Theft and Pilferage Controls
- Retail Security by Charles A.Sennewald- Perimeter and Exterior Protection
- Executive Protection and Terrorism- Specific Crime Problems- Closed Circuit Television-Communications Systems- Alarms- Automatic Access Control
-Security Authority: Theory and Practice- New Directions in Security
-We Never Thought It Would Happen Here: Preventing Workplace Violence by Steve Kaufer and Jug W. Mattman- Private Security Faces High Technology Crimes by Sanford Sherizen

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