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December 10, 2019
Mission 500 Hockey Classic

New app to bring on-demand approach to guarding

The app, called Numze, aims to take some of the heavy lifting out of the guarding industry, offering what is essentially a guard-on-demand service for clients with specific or short-term needs.

Anti-money laundering agency flags bank drafts in shady casino dealings

Canada’s anti-money laundering agency is warning casinos to carefully eye customers who pay for their gaming with bank drafts — the latest method of choice for criminals trying to disguise dirty money.

Holidays bring phishing scam surge aimed at small business

While cybercriminals strike at any time of the year, they’re particularly active during the holiday season when computer users expect to see more emails.
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Focus On Healthcare Security 2019 recap

Focus On Healthcare Security, held Dec. 5 in Toronto, provided health-care security professionals with an opportunity to learn about emergency management, de-escalation of violence, the fentanyl epidemic in Canada and more.
View video interviews with the presenters:
Steve Summerville, Stay Safe Instructional Programs
Noreen Milne, Unity Health Toronto
Detective John Margetson, Toronto Police Service
Alan Butler, IAHSS president
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State of Sandy Hook shooting takes steps to divest from guns

Connecticut pension funds are currently invested in five of 17 companies identified by an independent index as producers of guns and ammunition. » Read full article

Former FedEx hub worker charged with stealing gold bars

50-year-old Darrel Parker has been indicted on a state charge of theft over US$10,000. He has been fired from FedEx and is free on bond. » Read full article

Desjardins CEO announces departure of two senior execs after data breach

The breach, which scooped up data including social insurance numbers, names and addresses, came to light in June. » Read full article

Security Summit Canada

Location: Toronto, Ont.
Date: February 12, 2020
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Mission 500 Hockey Classic

Location: Toronto, Ont.
Date: February 27, 2020
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Security • Police • Fire Career Expo

Location: Toronto, Ont.
Date: March 3, 2020
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ISC West

Location: Las Vegas, Nev.
Date: March 17-19, 2020
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Security Canada East

Location: Laval, Que.
Date: April 22, 2020
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