Karyn Hodgson is a long-time security industry reporter with previous assignments at Security Magazine and SDM Magazine.
Karyn is the managing editor for SDM Magazine. She can be reached at 630-694-4025.
On a Sunday late in May 2011, the campus of Missouri Southern State University, located in Joplin, Mo., was hosting the Joplin High School graduation. Within 30 minutes of the commencement’s conclusion an EF5 tornado took aim at the town. Although the regular students, usually numbering nearly 6,000, had gone home for summer break, the campus was still full of visitors for the graduation.
Contract officer company Executive Security Systems, Inc. relies on guard tour systems to make sure their officers are making the rounds as designated. Courtesy Executive Security SystemsNewer generations allow companies
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