School Security Trends

School Security TrendsSchool security often involves response tools, from mass notification to surveillance to reporting, but experts note that trends are moving away from technology as a single solution.

Instead, the focus is on prevention-based programs centered around information sharing, all-hazards training, and public-private partnerships.

Security experts say there are key threat indicators that often point to mass shootings and other attacks before they occur. If communities, schools, and law enforcement work together to identify and connect these dots, future threats could be stopped.

Security Management speaks to security experts about their experiences in conducting threat assessments in schools and communities, and share what these experts learned. Read more.