Handbook of Loss Prevention and Crime Prevention / Edition 5

Handbook of Loss Prevention and Crime Prevention / Edition 5

by Lawrence Fennelly
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0123852463

ISBN-13: 9780123852465

Pub. Date: 02/10/2012

Publisher: Elsevier Science

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

Overview

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

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780123852465
Publisher:
Elsevier Science
Publication date:
02/10/2012
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
632
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.70(d)

Table of Contents

History and Principles of Crime Prevention and Security
Risk Assessment & Management
Designing Security with the Architects
Security Surveys
Internal Theft
Executive Protection
"Awareness
Community Oriented Policing
Crime Prevention through Environmental Design Strategies and Applications
Approaches to Physical Security
Physical Barriers
The Use of Locks in Physical Crime Prevention
Safes, Vaults, and Accessories
Security Lighting
Alarms: Intrusion Detection Systems
CCTV Surveillance
Guard Service in th4e Twenty-first Century
Bomb and Physical Security Planning
Cargo Security: Intermoda/Logistics - The Complete Overview
Lodging (Hotel/Motel) Security
Retail Security: Lessons Learned from Convenience Store Research
Putting an Extra "EYE/I"on CCTV
Managing Risk in Retail
Perspectives On Safe School Administration
Campus Security and Crime Prevention
Securing the Hospital Environment
Library Security
High-Rise Office Building Security
Multiresidential Security
Workplace Violence: Anticipation through Process, Not Prediction of Results Revisited
Preventing Workplace Drug Abuse
Domestic Violence: The Crime of the Nineties
Personal Safety and Self-Defense
Financial Institution Security
Automatic Teller Machines (ATMs)
Hacking
Electronic Surveillance and Wiretapping
Planning, Management, and Evaluation
Designing Crime Risk Management Systems
Obtaining Community Support to Reduce Crime
Safety Websites
Homeland Security
Security of Information Systems
Counterespionage & Information Security Management

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