Safeguarding Cultural Properties: Security for Museums, Libraries, Parks, and Zoos

Safeguarding Cultural Properties: Security for Museums, Libraries, Parks, and Zoos

by Stevan P. Layne

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780124201804
Publisher: Elsevier Science
Publication date: 04/01/2014
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 160
File size: 5 MB

About the Author

Steve Layne is an internationally recognized authority on the protection of cultural properties, guard force management, and training. He is the founding director of the International Foundation for Cultural Property Protection (IFCPP) and responsible for the development of its widely acclaimed certification programs. Steve is a former police chief, public safety director, and museum security director. He currently heads an international consulting firm assisting business, industry, and government, to include several hundred cultural and educational institutions. Steve served as a provost marshal in the U.S. Army followed by over 30 years in law enforcement and private security. He is a Certified Protection Professional, Certified Institutional Protection Manager and Instructor, and a Certified MOAB (Management of Aggressive Behavior) Instructor. Steve resides in Nokomis, Florida and Denver Colorado.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Emergency Preparedness

Chapter 2: Security Officer Code of Conduct

Chapter 3: Personnel Security

Chapter 4: Legal Rights and Restrictions

Chapter 5: Physical Security

Chapter 6: Fire Protection

Chapter 7: Customer Service and Visitor Relations

Chapter 8: Emergency Evacuations

Chapter 9: Theft Prevention

Chapter 10: Documentation

Chapter 11: Protecting Valuable Collections

Chapter 12: Protecting Rare Book Collections

Chapter 13: Unruly Patrons and Conflict Resolution

Chapter 14: Use of Force

Chapter 15: Workplace Violence Prevention

Chapter 16: Retail Theft Prevention and Apprehension

Chapter 17: Special Events Protection


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