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August 15, 2017
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Two Canadians among 18 people killed in Burkina Faso attack: Freeland

Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland says two Canadians were among 18 people killed in a suspected extremist attack on a popular restaurant in Burkina Faso.


Police response scrutinized after violence at Virginia rally

A Virginia police chief said he “absolutely” regrets violence that erupted over the weekend when dozens of white nationalists, neo-Nazis and Ku Klux Klan members clashed with counterprotesters.


British cybersecurity expert pleads not guilty to U.S. charges

A British cybersecurity researcher credited with helping curb a recent worldwide ransomware attack pleaded not guilty Monday.
 
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ASIS Toronto’s JD Killeen to receive award of achievement

Killeen will receive the ASIS International Professional Certification Board’s Regional Award of Achievement at the organization’s upcoming annual seminar and exhibits, which will be held Sept. 25-28 in Dallas, Tex. » Read full article
 
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Preventing vehicular attacks

Barriers and bollards may help prevent cars and trucks from becoming deadly weapons. » » Read full article
 
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On the road

The security of trains and trucks is vital for the just-in-time supply chain. » Read full article

Hackers looking to shut down factories for pay

While online thieves have long targeted banks for digital holdups, today's just-in-time manufacturing sector is climbing toward the top of hackers' hit lists. » Read full article

Mandatory Training Standards: Where are we now?

Use of force, specialty skills and training remains a contentious issue of guard licensing. » Read full article
 
EVENT CALENDAR 
 

Security Canada Atlantic

Location: Halifax, NS
Date: Sept 13, 2017
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Retail Council of Canada Loss Prevention Conference

Location: Mississauga, Ont.
Date: Sept 19, 2017
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ASIS International Seminar and Exhibits 2017

Location: Dallas, Tex.
Date: Sept 25-28, 2017
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Focus On Drones

Location: Toronto, Ont.
Date: Oct. 4 2017
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