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October 10, 2017
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In shooting chaos, Las Vegas airport became a safe haven

McCarran officials insist there wasn't a problem with security on Oct. 1 because in the end, the fleeing concert-goers were helped and the airport was never in danger.


Manitoba announces new security measures at the Legislative Precinct

The government of Manitoba will implement new security measures at the Legislative Precinct, including improved security planning and response protocols, Justice Minister Heather Stefanson and Speaker of the legislative assembly Myrna Driedger announced.


TD to open cybersecurity office in Tel Aviv, plans to spend up to $5M

“This is good evidence that we're willing to go outside of our borders, outside of our market, and to open an office in order to get that talent,” said Jeff Henderson, TD’s chief information officer.
 
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Feature

Focus On Drones recap and photos

Canadian Security recently held its second Focus On event of the year with a closer look at drones: the origins of the market, legislative and regulatory issues, ongoing privacy and ethical concerns, and the technology that is making all of this possible. » Read full article
 
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From SP&T News

Security alarm systems to grow over 5 per cent annually through 2021

Sales of security alarm systems are projected to increase by 5.1 per cent annually through 2021, reaching $4.9 billion, according to a new study from The Freedonia Group called “Electronic Security Products U.S. Market Forecasts.” » Read full article
 
 
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Storm clouds ahead

Extreme weather events faced by cities, although infrequent, are on a scale that defies imagination. » Read full article

New registrar for Ontario PSISB

According to the Ontario Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services, Bruce Herridge has been appointed director and registrar of the Private Security and Investigative Services Branch (PSISB). » Read full article

No security breach from hidden cameras found in Collingwood, Ont., school: OPP

Video recordings from the hard drive covered the period of April 8, 2016 to June 2, 2016, and investigators say none of the video obtained showed any evidence of privacy violations. » Read full article
 
EVENT CALENDAR 
 
SCC Keynote Speaker

Anixter Showcase

Location: Toronto, Ont.
Date: Oct. 12, 2017
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Monitoring Station Symposium

Location: Toronto, Ont.
Date: Oct. 16-17, 2017
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Security Canada Central

Location: Toronto, Ont.
Date: Oct. 18-19, 2017
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Sector

Location: Toronto, Ont.
Date: Nov. 14-15, 2017
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ISC East

Location: New York City, NY
Date: Nov. 15-16, 2017
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Focus On Health Care Security

Location: Toronto, Ont.
Date: Dec. 6, 2017
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Fraud and anti-counterfeiting conference

Location: Toronto, Ont.
Date: Dec. 6-8, 2017
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