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Handbook of Loss Prevention and Crime Prevention

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ISBN-10: 0123852463

ISBN-13: 9780123852465

Edition: 5th 2012

Authors: Lawrence Fennelly

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The Handbook of Loss Prevention and Crime Prevention, 5th Edition, is a trusted foundation for security professionals just entering the field and a reference for seasoned professionals. This book provides a comprehensive overview of current approaches to security and crime prevention, tools and technologies to put these approaches into action, and information on a wide range of specific areas within the field of physical security. These include school and campus security, cargo security, access control, the increasingly violent healthcare security environment, and prevention or mitigation of terrorism and natural disasters. * 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
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Book details

List price: $94.95
Edition: 5th
Copyright year: 2012
Publisher: Elsevier Science & Technology Books
Publication date: 3/15/2012
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 632
Size: 9.00" wide x 11.25" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 4.180
Language: English

Lawrence J. Fennelly is an internationally recognized authority on crime prevention, security planning and analysis, and on the study of how environmental factors (CPTED), physical hardware, alarms, lighting, site design, management practices, litigation consultants, security policies and procedures, and guard management contribute to criminal victimization. Mr. Fennelly was previously employed with Apollo Security, Computershare, Inc., as well as a sergeant at Harvard College, employed by the Harvard University Police Department in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He was trained as a crime prevention specialist and served in this capacity for over 21 years at Harvard. He was also the department's training officer and assistant court officer. As part of his role as an officer at Harvard, Larry also was a deputy sheriff in both Suffolk and Middlesex counties (Massachusetts). Mr. Fennelly is a frequent speaker and lecturer on CPTED, physical security, school crime, and other issues. He serves as an expert witness who works closely with attorneys in defense as well as plaintiff cases, assisting in case preparation, offering knowledgeable questions to ask the opposing side, etc. He has also done a considerable amount of consultant work throughout the United States. His experience ranges from identifying vulnerabilities to conducting security and lighting surveys, working with architects to design and implement security, and developing long range guard training programs and risk assessments of various facilities. He is also a prolific author. His titles include such well-known security books as "Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design," "Effective Physical Security," and "Handbook of Loss Prevention and Crime Prevention."

Approaches to Crime Prevention & Loss Prevention
Risk Assessment
Threats Definition
Designing Security and Working with Architects
Designing Crime Risk Management Systems
Approaches to Physical Security
The Security Survey & The Security Audit
Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design in the Twenty First Century
Environment Crime Control
Community Policing/Problem Solving Policing
Neighborhood Watch Guidelines for the 21 st Century
Situational Crime Prevention and Opportunity Blocking
Design and Evaluation
Planning, Management, and Evaluation
Crime Analysis and Data Collection
Standards, Regulations & Guidelines: Compliance and Your Security Program, including global resources
Security Operations, Tools, and Technology
Access Control, Access Badges & Biometrics Characteristic
Alarms: Intrusion Detection Systems
CCTV Surveillance
Security Lighting
Information Technology Systems Infrastructure 21 Information Security
Protective Barriers
Physical Barriers
Fence Standards
The Use of Locks in Physical Crime Prevention
Safes, Vaults and Accessories
Guard Service in the Twenty-First Century
Internal Theft Controls
Bombs and Physical Planning
Paradigms for School Safety & Security
College Campus Security
Domestic Violence
Propriety Information
Identity Theft
Retail Security-Employee Theft
High-Rise Security
Multi-Residential Security
Lodging Hospitality Security
Computer & Transportation Security
The Security Professional, Terrorism, Bio-Terrorism and the Next Level
Contingency Planning
Emergency Preparedness-Planning & Management
Broadband Industry Fraud: A Case Study from a Cable Provider
Cargo Security
Corporate Policy and Procedures