Handbook of Loss Prevention and Crime Prevention

Handbook of Loss Prevention and Crime Prevention
Author: Lawrence Fennelly
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 632
Release: 2012-03-15
ISBN 10: 0123852498
ISBN 13: 9780123852496
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Handbook of Loss Prevention and Crime Prevention Book Review:

The Handbook of Loss Prevention and Crime Prevention, 5e, is a trusted resource for physical security professionals, students, and candidates for the coveted Certified Protection Professional (CPP) certification administered by ASIS International. The U.S. government recently announced that employees will have to obtain CPP certification to advance in their careers. Edited by the security practitioner and author Lawrence Fennelly, this handbook gathers in a single volume the key information on each topic from eminent subject-matter experts. Taken together, this material offers a range of approaches for defining security problems and tools for designing solutions in a world increasingly characterized by complexity and chaos. The 5e adds cutting-edge content and up-to-the-minute practical examples of its application to problems from retail crime to disaster readiness. Covers every important topic in the field, including the latest on wireless security applications, data analysis and visualization, situational crime prevention, and global security standards and compliance issues Required reading for the certification DHS selected for its infrastructure security professionals Each chapter is contributed by a top security professional with subject-matter expertise

Handbook of Loss Prevention and Crime Prevention

Handbook of Loss Prevention and Crime Prevention
Author: Lawrence J. Fennelly
Publsiher: Butterworth-Heinemann
Total Pages: 721
Release: 1989
ISBN 10: 1928374650XXX
ISBN 13: UOM:39015016181623
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Effective Physical Security

Effective Physical Security
Author: Lawrence Fennelly
Publsiher: Butterworth-Heinemann
Total Pages: 458
Release: 2016-11-25
ISBN 10: 0128044950
ISBN 13: 9780128044957
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Effective Physical Security Book Review:

Effective Physical Security, Fifth Edition is a best-practices compendium that details the essential elements and latest developments in physical security protection. This new edition is completely updated, with new chapters carefully selected from the author’s work that set the standard. This book contains important coverage of environmental design, security surveys, locks, lighting, and CCTV, the latest ISO standards for risk assessment and risk management, physical security planning, network systems infrastructure, and environmental design. Provides detailed coverage of physical security in an easily accessible format Presents information that should be required reading for ASIS International’s Physical Security Professional (PSP) certification Incorporates expert contributors in the field of physical security, while maintaining a consistent flow and style Serves the needs of multiple audiences, as both a textbook and professional desk reference Blends theory and practice, with a specific focus on today’s global business and societal environment, and the associated security, safety, and asset protection challenges Includes useful information on the various and many aids appearing in the book Features terminology, references, websites, appendices to chapters, and checklists

Handbook of Crime Prevention and Community Safety

Handbook of Crime Prevention and Community Safety
Author: Nick Tilley,Aiden Sidebottom
Publsiher: Taylor & Francis
Total Pages: 600
Release: 2017-03-27
ISBN 10: 1317530829
ISBN 13: 9781317530824
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Handbook of Crime Prevention and Community Safety Book Review:

This second edition of the Handbook of Crime Prevention and Community Safety provides a completely revised and updated collection of essays focusing on the theory and practice of crime prevention and the creation of safer communities. This book is divided into five comprehensive parts: Part I, brand new to this edition, is concerned with theoretical perspectives on crime prevention and community safety. Part II considers general approaches to preventing crime, including a new chapter on the theory and practice of deterrence. Part III focuses on specific crime prevention strategies, including a new chapter on regulation for crime prevention. Part IV focuses on the prevention of specific categories of crime and the fear they generate, including new chapters on organised crime and cybercrime. Part V considers the preventative process: the methods through which presenting problems can be analysed, responses formulated and implemented, and their effectiveness evaluated. Bringing together leading academics and practitioners from the UK, US, Australia and the Netherlands, this volume will be an invaluable reference for researchers and practitioners whose work relates to crime prevention and community safety, as well as for undergraduate and postgraduate courses in crime prevention.

Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design

Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design
Author: Lawrence Fennelly,Timothy Crowe
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 376
Release: 2013-06-19
ISBN 10: 0124116337
ISBN 13: 9780124116337
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design Book Review:

Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design, 3e is a vital book for anyone involved in architectural design, space management, and urban planning. The concepts presented in this book explain the link between design and human behavior. Understanding this link can enable a planner to use natural environmental factors to minimize loss and crime and to maximize productivity. This practical guide addresses several environmental settings, including major event facilities, small retail establishments, downtown streets, residential areas, and playgrounds. A one-stop resource with explanations of criminal behavior and the historical aspects of design, it teaches both the novice and the expert in crime prevention how to use the environment to affect human behavior in a positive manner. Fully updated with substantial new material in each chapter Useful illustrations describe the design and layout concepts in an easy to understand manner Written by a well-qualified author in the field of crime prevention

Physical Security 150 Things You Should Know

Physical Security  150 Things You Should Know
Author: Lawrence Fennelly,Marianna Perry
Publsiher: Butterworth-Heinemann
Total Pages: 204
Release: 2016-10-27
ISBN 10: 0128095105
ISBN 13: 9780128095102
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Physical Security 150 Things You Should Know Book Review:

Physical Security: 150 Things You Should Know, Second Edition is a useful reference for those at any stage of their security career. This practical guide covers the latest technological trends for managing the physical security needs of buildings and campuses of all sizes. Through anecdotes, case studies, and documented procedures, the authors have amassed the most complete collection of information on physical security available. Security practitioners of all levels will find this book easy to use as they look for practical tips to understand and manage the latest physical security technologies, such as biometrics, IP video, video analytics, and mass notification, as well as the latest principles in access control, command and control, perimeter protection, and visitor management. Offers a comprehensive overview of the latest trends in physical security, surveillance, and access control technologies Provides practical tips on a wide variety of physical security topics Features new technologies, such as biometrics, high definition cameras, and IP video Blends theory and practice with a specific focus on today’s global business environment and the various security, safety, and asset protection challenges associated with it

Effective Physical Security

Effective Physical Security
Author: Lawrence Fennelly
Publsiher: Butterworth-Heinemann
Total Pages: 384
Release: 2012-11-26
ISBN 10: 0124159818
ISBN 13: 9780124159815
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Effective Physical Security Book Review:

Effective Physical Security, Fourth Edition is a best-practices compendium that details the essential elements to physical security protection. The book contains completely updated sections that have been carefully selected from the authors’ work that set the standard: Handbook of Loss Prevention and Crime Prevention, Fifth Edition. Designed for easy reference, Effective Physical Security contains important coverage of environmental design, security surveys, locks, lighting, and CCTV as well as new chapters covering the latest in the ISO standards for Risk Assessment and Risk Management, physical security planning, network systems infrastructure, and environmental design. This new edition continues to serve as a valuable reference for experienced security practitioners as well as students in undergraduate and graduate security programs. Required reading for the ASIS Physical Security Professional Certification (PSP) and recommended reading for the CPP certification Provides detailed coverage of Physical Security in an easily accessible reference format with content divided into three major parts: Design, Equipment, and Operations Each chapter is written by a recognized expert security specialist

The Handbook for School Safety and Security

The Handbook for School Safety and Security
Author: Lawrence Fennelly,Marianna Perry
Publsiher: Butterworth-Heinemann
Total Pages: 420
Release: 2014-08-19
ISBN 10: 0128006250
ISBN 13: 9780128006252
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Handbook for School Safety and Security Book Review:

School security is one of the most pressing public concerns today. Yet in most schools, there is little security expertise or detailed knowledge about how to implement and manage a security program. The Handbook for School Safety and Security rectifies this problem by providing the salient information school administrators and security professionals need to address the most important security issues schools face. Made up of contributions from leading experts in school security, The Handbook for School Safety and Security provides a wealth of practical information for securing any K-12 school. It discusses key approaches and best practices for school crime prevention, including such topics as crisis management and mass notification. It also covers the physical measure needed for protecting a school, including detailed discussions of access control, lighting, alarms, and locks. While there is no single fix for the myriad of security challenges facing today’s school security professionals, the best practices found in The Handbook for School Safety and Security will help increase the safety and security of any school. Brings together the collective experience of industry-leading subject matter specialists into one resource. Covers all the key areas needed for developing and implementing a school security program. Includes a list of 100 things to know when developing a school security program.

Retail Crime Security and Loss Prevention

Retail Crime  Security  and Loss Prevention
Author: Charles A. Sennewald,John H. Christman
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 704
Release: 2011-08-29
ISBN 10: 0080560822
ISBN 13: 9780080560823
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Retail Crime Security and Loss Prevention Book Review:

Retail Crime, Security, and Loss Prevention is destined to become the "go to" source of crime- and loss prevention- related information in the retail industry. Written and edited by two nationally recognized retail security experts and enhanced with 63 contributions by others who contribute expertise in specialized areas, this book provides over 150 definitions of loss prevention terms, and discusses topics ranging from accident investigations, counterfeit currency, emergency planning, and workplace violence to vendor frauds. No other single work contains such a wealth of retail security information. The co-authors are Charles “Chuck” Sennewald, CSC, CPP former Director of Security at The Broadway Department Stores, a major division of Carter Hawley Hale Stores, Inc., founder of the IAPSC and author of numerous security industry books, and John Christman, CPP, former VP and Director of Security for Macy's West. They have put in one book a wealth of information, techniques, procedures and source material relative to retail crime and loss prevention which will prove an invaluable reference work for professionals at all levels within the industry. Tables, current industry figures, and statistics fully articulate the impact of loss prevention and theft in the retail setting Case examples from the authors' own experience illustrate real-world problems and connect theory to practice The most complete book available on retail security

Security Applications in Industry and Institutions

Security Applications in Industry and Institutions
Author: Lawrence J. Fennelly
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 320
Release: 1992-01-01
ISBN 10: 9780750693899
ISBN 13: 0750693894
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Security Applications in Industry and Institutions Book Review:

Security Applications in Industry and Institutions focuses on prevention, the key concept in controlling loss and crime. Written by security professional, this book provides practitioners and students with a useful reference on institutional security and loss prevention planning and controls for crime and loss prevention. This material, selected from an earlier Butterworth-Heinemann publication, Handbook of Loss Prevention and Crime Prevention, includes separate chapters on history and principles of crime prevention and security; retail, bank, and computer security; and public relations and the media. Lawrence J. Fennelly is a Crime Prevention Specialist at the Harvard University Police Department. His responsibilities range from identifying vulnerabilities and conducting security surveys to working with architects to design and implement security systems and developing guard training programs. A graduate of the National Crime Prevention Institute, Mr. Fennelly is past chairman of the Crime Prevention Committee for ASIS and a member of both the International Society of Crime Prevention Practitioners and the American Society for Industrial Security. Mr. Fennelly has also served on the President's Task Force on Violent Crime.

Retail Security and Loss Prevention

Retail Security and Loss Prevention
Author: Read Hayes
Publsiher: Butterworth-Heinemann
Total Pages: 247
Release: 2014-06-28
ISBN 10: 1483296008
ISBN 13: 9781483296005
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Retail Security and Loss Prevention Book Review:

RETAIL SECURITY AND LOSS PREVENTION is an invaluable reference for both retail and security professionals. Using step-by-step plans, this book helps the reader design and implement cost-effective loss control programs. It details an easy-to-follow proven process.

150 Things You Should Know about Security

150 Things You Should Know about Security
Author: Lawrence Fennelly,Marianna Perry
Publsiher: Butterworth-Heinemann
Total Pages: 260
Release: 2017-08-18
ISBN 10: 0128095083
ISBN 13: 9780128095089
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

150 Things You Should Know about Security Book Review:

150 Things You Should Know about Security, Second Edition covers the essential tips and techniques for the latest trends in physical security. This indispensable guide further covers the latest technological trends for managing the security needs of all kinds, from physical and corporate security, to the latest cybersecurity threats. Through anecdotes, case studies, and documented procedures, the authors have amassed the most complete collection of information on security available. Security professionals will find this book easy to use and understand when seeking practical tips for managing the latest security technologies, such as bio-metrics, IP video, video analytics, and more. Several themes have been included, such as management principles and styles, communications, security applications, investigations, technology, physical security, the future, and many more. In addition, tips for quantifying the reduction and prevention of crime, loss and liability risks are included, assisting security professionals in securing corporate resources for security manpower and infrastructure. Provides essential, practical tips on a seemingly infinite number of security topics, allowing busy security professionals quick access to the information they need Blends theory and practice with a specific focus on today’s global business and societal environment and the various security, safety and asset protection challenges Provides tips on how to utilize the growing field of crime prevention through environmental design (CPTED)

Effective Physical Security

Effective Physical Security
Author: Lawrence J. Fennelly
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 289
Release: 1997
ISBN 10: 1928374650XXX
ISBN 13: UOM:39015040683370
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Effective Physical Security Book Review:

Vulnerability assessment and target hardening encompass very important components of the crime and loss prevention field. Effective Physical Security, 2nd edition is written by specialists in this field and contains a wealth of practical, immediately-useful information. Material for this book was selected from an earlier Butterworth-Heinemann publication, Handbook of Loss Prevention and Crime Prevention, Third Edition, and includes two completely new chapters on computer security and access control. Designed for easy reference, the text is divided into three major parts: Design, Equipment, and Operations. In addition to the two new chapters, important coverage of environmental design, security surveys, lock, lighting, and CCTV is included. Lawrence J. Fennelly is an independent security consultant in Cambridge, Massachusetts. A graduate of the National Crime Prevention Institute, Mr. Fennelly is a member of the International Society of Crime Prevention Practitioners and the American Society of Industrial Security, He is the author of numerous books on security and crime prevention. The best teaching/reference book available to the security professional. Two new chapters on computer security and access control. Each chapter written by a specialist in the field.

Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design

Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design
Author: Timothy Crowe
Publsiher: Butterworth-Heinemann
Total Pages: 333
Release: 2000-04-13
ISBN 10: 9780750671989
ISBN 13: 075067198X
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design Book Review:

A manual for those involved in architectural design, space management and urban planning. The concepts presented explain the link between design and human behaviour, teaching both novices and experts in crime prevention how to use the environment to affect human behaviour in a positive manner.

Office and Office Building Security

Office and Office Building Security
Author: Edward Luis,Louis A. Tyska,Lawrence Fennelly,Louis Tyska, CPP
Publsiher: Gulf Professional Publishing
Total Pages: 250
Release: 1994-05-06
ISBN 10: 9780750694872
ISBN 13: 0750694874
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Office and Office Building Security Book Review:

Office and Office Building Security, Second Edition, is the first book of its type to address issues of violence in the workplace to breaking and entering. As a working guide for administrators, property managers and security personnel, this book is devoted exclusively to total office security programs, detailing hundreds of professional secrets for the safety of employees and the complex. Office and Office Building Security, Second Edition, provides the background to create a safe and secure workplace, regardless of location, size and number of employees. Provides updated and current information on every office security issue or concern Trains the businessperson to be responsive to 'foreseeability' issues alluded to in the court system Examines issues of violence and crime, as well as the dynamics

Investigations 150 Things You Should Know

Investigations  150 Things You Should Know
Author: Lawrence Fennelly,Marianna Perry
Publsiher: Butterworth-Heinemann
Total Pages: 200
Release: 2017-10-24
ISBN 10: 0128095091
ISBN 13: 9780128095096
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Investigations 150 Things You Should Know Book Review:

Investigations: 150 Things You Should Know, Second Edition, explores the essential tips and techniques for security investigations, providing a useful reference for those at any stage of their security career. This practical guide covers the legal guidelines that all investigators must follow. Through anecdotes, case studies and documented procedures, the authors present the most complete collection of investigative information available. Readers in the security and law enforcement fields will find this book easy to use and understand when seeking explanations about a wide variety of investigative topics, including constitutional law, documentary evidence, surveillance equipment, interviewing, interrogating and reporting. Offers a comprehensive overview of security investigations Provides simple practical tips for busy security professionals Blends theory and practice with specific focus on today’s global business and social environment Provides legal guidelines that must be followed for proper private security investigations

Encyclopedia of Security Management

Encyclopedia of Security Management
Author: John Fay
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 688
Release: 2007-05-02
ISBN 10: 9780080546063
ISBN 13: 0080546064
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Encyclopedia of Security Management Book Review:

The Encyclopedia of Security Management is a valuable guide for all security professionals, and an essential resource for those who need a reference work to support their continuing education. In keeping with the excellent standard set by the First Edition, the Second Edition is completely updated. The Second Edition also emphasizes topics not covered in the First Edition, particularly those relating to homeland security, terrorism, threats to national infrastructures (e.g., transportation, energy and agriculture) risk assessment, disaster mitigation and remediation, and weapons of mass destruction (chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and explosives). Fay also maintains a strong focus on security measures required at special sites such as electric power, nuclear, gas and chemical plants; petroleum production and refining facilities; oil and gas pipelines; water treatment and distribution systems; bulk storage facilities; entertainment venues; apartment complexes and hotels; schools; hospitals; government buildings; and financial centers. The articles included in this edition also address protection of air, marine, rail, trucking and metropolitan transit systems. Completely updated to include new information concerning homeland security and disaster management Convenient new organization groups related articles for ease of use Brings together the work of more than sixty of the world's top security experts

Cargo Theft Loss Prevention and Supply Chain Security

Cargo Theft  Loss Prevention  and Supply Chain Security
Author: Dan Burges
Publsiher: Butterworth-Heinemann
Total Pages: 392
Release: 2012-07-18
ISBN 10: 012391468X
ISBN 13: 9780123914682
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Cargo Theft Loss Prevention and Supply Chain Security Book Review:

Cargo Theft, Loss Prevention, and Supply Chain Security outlines steps for identifying the weakest links in the supply chain and customizing a security program to help you prevent thefts and recover losses. Written by one of the world’s leading experts in cargo theft analysis, risk assessment and supply chain security, this is the most comprehensive book available on the topic of cargo theft and loss prevention. Part history of cargo theft, part analysis and part how-to guide, the book is the one source supply chain professionals and students can turn to in order to understand every facet of cargo theft and take steps to prevent losses. This groundbreaking book contains methods of predictive cargo theft modeling, allowing proactive professionals to develop prevention solutions at every step along the supply chain. It provides a complete methodology for use in creating your own customized supply chain security program as well as in-depth analysis of commonly encountered supply chain security problems. It also supplies a massive amount of credible cargo theft statistics and provides solutions and best practices to supply chain professionals who must determine their company’s risk and mitigate their losses by adopting customizable security programs. Furthermore, it presents cutting-edge techniques that industry professionals can use to prevent losses and keep their cargo secure at every stage along the supply chain. This book will be of interest to manufacturing, logistics and security professionals including chief security officers, VPs of logistics or supply chain operations, and transportation managers, as well as professionals in any company that manufactures, ships, transports, stores, distributes, secures or is otherwise responsible for bulk product and cargo. Outlines steps you can take to identify the weakest links in the supply chain and customize a security program to help you prevent thefts and recover losses Offers detailed explanations of downstream costs in a way that makes sense - including efficiency losses, customer dissatisfaction, product recalls and more - that dramatically inflate the impact of cargo theft incidents Provides a complete methodology for use in creating your own customized supply chain security program as well as in-depth analysis of commonly encountered supply chain security problems

Outdoor Lighting Guide

Outdoor Lighting Guide
Author: Institution of Lighting Engineers
Publsiher: Routledge
Total Pages: 404
Release: 2013-01-11
ISBN 10: 1134200242
ISBN 13: 9781134200245
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Outdoor Lighting Guide Book Review:

As concern grows over environmental issues and light pollution, this book satisfies a need for a straightforward and accessible guide to the use, design and installation of outdoor lighting. This all-inclusive guide to exterior lighting from the Institution of Lighting Engineers, recognized as the pre-eminent professional source in the UK for authoritative guidance on exterior lighting, provides a comprehensive source of information and advice on all forms of exterior lighting, from floodlighting, buildings and road lighting to elaborate Christmas decorations. Useful to practitioners and non-experts alike, specialists will value the dependable detail on standards and related design, installation and maintenance problems, whilst general professionals can find extensive practical guidance on safety issues, the lighting of hazardous areas and avoiding potential difficulties.

The Outdoor Lighting Guide

The Outdoor Lighting Guide
Author: Institution of Lighting Engineers (Great Britain)
Publsiher: Taylor & Francis
Total Pages: 379
Release: 2005
ISBN 10: 0415370078
ISBN 13: 9780415370073
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Outdoor Lighting Guide Book Review:

As concern grows over environmental issues and light pollution, this book satisfies a need for a straightforward and accessible guide to the use, design and installation of outdoor lighting. This all-inclusive guide to exterior lighting from the Institution of Lighting Engineers, recognized as the pre-eminent professional source in the UK for authoritative guidance on exterior lighting, provides a comprehensive source of information and advice on all forms of exterior lighting, from floodlighting, buildings and road lighting to elaborate Christmas decorations. Useful to practitioners and non-experts alike, specialists will value the dependable detail on standards and related design, installation and maintenance problems, whilst general professionals can find extensive practical guidance on safety issues, the lighting of hazardous areas and avoiding potential difficulties.