Monthly Archives: August 2017

Security officer fatally shoots suspect at Sweepstakes attempted robbery

By: FOX 46 Web Staff , Howard Monroe, Fox 46 Charlotte CHARLOTTE, NC (FOX 46 WJZY) – A man was shot and killed overnight by a security guard…

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Accredited training for dignitary/executive protection through ISA

  One of the companies with which the IFPO enjoys a partnership is Matthew Parker’s Independent Security Advisors LLC. According to its website, the ISA “is a…

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Security officer background checks fall through Ohio loophole

Background checks are conducted in many professions, and in no profession is it more important than one where its practitioners are tasked with protecting the…

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Invictus by William Ernest Henley

BY WILLIAM ERNEST HENLEY, From PoetryFoundation Out of the night that covers me,       Black as the pit from pole to pole, I thank whatever gods may be…

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Congrats to the latest IFPO graduates!

Here are the IFPO’s latest graduates. Best of luck in your careers!   Jose Luna, CPO, Minneapolis, MN, USA Mark Wells, CPO, Erie, PA, USA…

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#MayMac security – how tight will it be?

This Saturday, a boxing match billed as the “Biggest Fight in Combat Sports History” will take place in Las Vegas between UFC lightweight champion “The…

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Announcing the inaugural Bill Zalud Memorial Award for Professional Excellence

The International Foundation for Protection Officers, in conjunction with Security Magazine, announce the inaugural Bill Zalud Memorial Award for Professional Excellence, an award that recognizes one…

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Security officers shoot, kill gunman at Denver railway station

  BY AMANDA ZITZMAN AND WEB STAFF, KDVR – FOX31 Denver DENVER — A man was killed in a shooting involving two armed RTD officers at a light…

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New Pennsylvania bill would force protesters to pay for security costs

By Zaid Jilani, of TheIntercept.com A NEW BILL INTRODUCED by seven Pennsylvania Republican state lawmakers could force protesters arrested at demonstrations to pay for police overtime…

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Layered Security Approach for Churches

By Keith Shaver, WorshipFacilities.com The security industry is receiving an increasing number of requests for various types of security solutions from churches. National news outlets…

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