Additional Resources 

 
Active Shooter / Active Threat

Active shooter incidents in the US - 2019

Published by the Federal Bureau of Investigation this document provide an overview and analysis of all active shooter incidents occurring in the United States in 2019.

Active shooter incidents in the US - 2018

Published by the Federal Bureau of Investigation this document provide an overview and analysis of all active shooter incidents occurring in the United States in 2018.

Active shooter incidents in the US - 2016 & 2017

Published by the Federal Bureau of Investigation this document provide an overview and analysis of all active shooter incidents occurring in the United States in 2016 and 2017

Active shooter incidents in the US - 2014 & 2015

Published by the Federal Bureau of Investigation this document provide an overview and analysis of all active shooter incidents occurring in the United States in 2014 and 2015.

Active shooter incidents in the US - 2000 -2013

Published by the Federal Bureau of Investigation this document provide an overview and analysis of all active shooter incidents occurring in the United States  from 2000 through 2013.

Churches & Houses of Worship
 

Mitigating Attacks on Houses of Worship - Security Guide

Published by the US Department of Homeland Security's Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Protection Agency this document provide an overview of holistic processes that religious institutions can use to assess and mitigate threats to them and their communities. 

Healthcare
 

Defensive Weapons and Equipment in Healthcare

Whitepaper that reviews trends and considerations to be used when determining the need for Security Officers to be equipped with firearms and less lethal weapons and defensive tools in the healthcare environment.

Guidelines on Prevention of and Response to Infant Abduction - For Healthcare Professionals

The guideline published by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children provides strategies for healthcare organizations to develop a robust program to guard against and respond to incidents of infant abduction. 

Best practices and checklists for securing COVID-19 vaccine for healthcare institutions.

A collection of files detailing potential considerations that healthcare institutions can use to help mitigate security risks to the receipt, storage, and distribution of COVID-19 vaccine.

Higher Education
 

Establishing Appropriate Levels for Campus Public Safety Departments.

Published by the US Department of Justice's Community Oriented Policing Services and the International Association of Campus Law Enforcement Administrators this publication provides an overview of factors that should be used by institutions of higher education when determining appropriate staffing levels for their public safety function. 

Action Guide for Emergency Management at Institutions of Higher Education

Published by the US Department of Education this publication provides a framework that institutions of higher education can use to develop an effective emergency management plan.

Campus Attacks: Targeted Violence Affecting Institutions of Higher Education

Published by the US Federal Bureau of Investigation this publication provides a review of 272 incidents of targeted violence that occurred at US intuitions of higher education between 1900 and 2008.

 
K-12 Education

Partner Alliance for Safe Schools Safety & Security Guidelines for K-12 Education

Published by the Partner Alliance for Safe Schools  this publication provides a structured guide to assist K-12 school districts build an effective safety and security program.

Best Practices in School Security

Benchmarking study completed by Hanover Research in 2013 on security practices in place in US K-12 schools.

Protecting America's Schools

An analysis of targeted school violence that occurred in United States K-12 schools between 2008 and 2017 conducted the the US Secret Service's National Threat Assessment Center.