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Airport security guards exposed to carbon monoxide

Activities in a construction zone may be to blame for four security staff being taken to the hospital >> Read full article

Data security a top concern for “cloud” users: Microsoft survey

A new survey from Microsoft Canada reveals that more than three-quarters of the responding senior executives recognize they are not fully prepared for a security breach >> Read full article

YouTube videos show covert overnight stays at businesses

Ottawa police are investigating a series of YouTube videos that, as part of the “24-hour overnight challenge,” seem to show people hiding out overnight in various businesses and storefronts in the city >> Read full article

 Featured News 
Video: Security Director of the Year, Pat Patton

Video: Security Director of the Year, Pat Patton

Pat Patton, director of security and operations at the University of Regina, is awarded Security Director of the Year 2016 for her outstanding career and role in championing a gendered violence prevention program "Man Up Against Violence" at the university. Patton received her award at a gala event sponsored by Anixter Canada on Oct. 19. This video was first screened at the award presentation. >> Learn More…


Cameras replace border guards in pilot project

A small border crossing in Quebec is testing remote traveler processing, where travelers are processed by an off-site officer through a kiosk equipped with audio, video and document scanning equipment >> Read full article

Recordings of Orlando nightclub shooting released

The audio recordings between police negotiators and shooter Omar Mateen capture police officials strategizing among themselves about how to talk to Mateen during the three-hour standoff >> Read full article

Federal department boosts security after theft

The Global Affairs department’s collection of gifts presented to government officials has been moved to a more secure location where an intrusion detection and access control system is being installed >> Read full article

 Event Calendar 

Security Executive Council's Next Generation Security Leader

Location: Bedford, Mass and McLean, Va
Date: Nov. 9-10, 2016 >> More Info

Halifax International Security Forum

Location: Halifax, NS
Date: Nov. 18-20, 2016 >> More Info

Focus On Health Care Security

Location: Toronto, ON
Date: Dec. 7, 2016 >> More Info

Maritime Security

Location: Surrey, B.C.
Date: Jan. 27, 2017 >> More Info