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On NOVA's Police website you will find information about police safety and security training offered to the NOVA community, community outreach events, available services, resources to keep you safe, police points of contact, how to forward a complaint or commendation, how to request police services, and answers to many frequently asked questions.
Blackboard Transact™ Security Management provides peace of mind for everyone. Through campus-wide video surveillance, access control, and mass notification capabilities, you and your security officers can create a more secure experience for your students.
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Status Solutions is the pioneering provider of situational awareness technologies with a mission to keep people informed by delivering tools for life safety assurance, security monitoring, environmental awareness and mass notification. Our customized software solutions ensure the right information reaches the right people automatically via various portals and dashboards for faster, more efficient communication. We help organizations better collect, process, interpret and deliver their data to read, see, hear and do therefore managing risk while transforming business operations. Because RIGHT NOW matters most.
Omnilert provides institutions with peace of mind by streamlining the emergency notification, mobilization, and response efforts for students, staff, and visitors. Our suite of emergency notification and critical communication solutions transforms the way those responsible communicate with their people.With solutions designed to achieve the best possible outcomes under the worst possible conditions, institutions keep their people safe and comply with regulatory best practices.
Established in September 2009 and based in Adelaide, Australia, Snap focuses on how to help security, safety and law enforcement teams to more effectively utilize their video surveillance system. Snap’s software is a “bolt on” enhancement to traditional VMS platforms – providing an intuitive video interface that allows personnel to much more easily follow persons of interest from camera to camera - regardless of their experience at a site or the size of the camera network.
With Snap, operators confidently live track subjects – even through complex facilities – while dramatically reducing the time required to review incidents in recorded video.
Our patented technology - commercialized from world-leading research in large-scale video surveillance - automatically learns the camera relationships by watching and analyzing the video streams- and then builds views showing the operator “where to look next”.
SwiftShield has taken the lead in classroom lockdown solutions which can be implemented quickly, cost-effectively and right now. In an active-shooter threat, SwiftShield affords teachers and students with a level of safety unparalleled in the industry – and at a price even the most budget-strapped district will find realistic. To shield every student in America SwiftShield has a REAL solution now.
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At Superion, our suite of products was designed by public servants, for public servants. Providing reliable, integrated, instant information, our technology helps keep our communities safe, from first responders and corrections staff to the people they serve each day. We are powering the public experience.
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SafeColleges offers a full suite of safety and compliance programs for Higher Education. Our online training program makes it easy to deliver and document training and policy acceptance for students and employees. SafeColleges Training includes a comprehensive library of 100% campus-focused courses, matched with a state-of-the-art compliance tracking system.
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Axis offers intelligent security solutions that enable a smarter, safer world. As the global market leader in network video, Axis is driving the industry by continually launching innovative network products based on an open platform - delivering high value to customers through a global partner network. Axis has long-term relationships with partners and provides them with knowledge and ground-breaking network products in existing and new markets.
Vocia from Biamp Systems is a robust Emergency Communication System that meets all of your voice evacuation needs. Vocia is compliant with the new fire safety regulations and can serve as your everyday paging system, saving your money. Our experts can help you navigate the NFPA and building code requirements and provide you with the best solution to integrate and automate your crisis plan.
Hytera is a leading global provider of professional mobile radio communications solutions that improve organizational efficiency and make the world safer. Hytera products have been used to provide critical communications at schools, utilities, oil and gas, governments, public security institutions, public and private transportation companies, and major world events.
GroundAware® Surveillance Sensor Systems make it easy to monitor, deter, and respond to physical security threats facing campuses in real time and on 24x7/all-weather basis. The result: Enhanced awareness and longest lead times for dealing with security events as they happen at all your campuses – without constant human monitoring.
For over 60 years, Aiphone has solidified its position as one of the world’s leading providers of communication and intercom systems. The Aiphone brand has become synonymous with innovation and outstanding quality which has placed the company and its products at the forefront of the security and communication market. Aiphone remains committed to providing unmatched customer service by offering customized solutions tailored to support any intercom application.
Antaira Technologies is a leading developer and manufacturer of high-quality industrial networking and communication solutions. Antaira’s products thrive in a wide variety of security applications including campus security, remote surveillance, access control, mobile surveillance, and fire alarm monitoring. Antaira’s rugged and robust designs are suitable for harsh environments including extreme temperatures.
Arrow Electronics is a global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. Arrow serves as a supply channel partner for more than 150,000 original equipment manufacturers, value-added resellers, contract manufacturers, and commercial customers through a global network. The company maintains over 300 sales facilities and 45 distribution and value-added centers, serving over 80 countries.
Avigilon, a Motorola Solutions company, provides trusted security solutions to the global market. Avigilon designs, develops, and manufactures video analytics, network video management software and hardware, surveillance cameras, and access control solutions.
Baron provides critical weather intelligence to public safety organizations around the country. Personnel can view pre-analyzed weather data on computers, tablets, smart phones and command center displays, helping them make effective decisions toward the protection of life and property, no matter where the job takes them.
BEST premium-quality products ensure the highest level of security - giving schools the access, egress and lockdown capabilities they require today. And because our products are durable—which means, long life cycle and minimal maintenance—the reduction in cost of ownership makes it well worth your investment. Additionally, with BEST as part of the dormakaba family of brands, we can address every security need you have for every opening.
Biometric Assured Identity’s MBX-U provides a one-of-a-kind, passive, biometric solution for college campuses nationwide. It combines biometric fingerprint authentication with RFID & Bluetooth technology that allows physical and logical access to the assigned user only. Our technology utilizes a fully encrypted multi-point fingerprint template that cannot be reverse engineered. Has the capability to lock-down a school through a single touch. Provides location of alarm status and potential threat to emergency personnel and a message to be sent to signal a general alarm through phones and can be tied to existing messaging systems.
Bold Technologies is a leading provider of alarm monitoring and PSIM software. Our flagship product, ManitouNEO, is a fully expandable, UL-listed, web-based platform. With installation available on-premises or in a Cloud-based environment, and open standards for easy integration of new technologies, Manitou increases efficiency, profitability and security for our customers.
Boon Edam is a global manufacturer of security entrance solutions, ideal for ensuring the safety of students and staff at colleges and universities. Solutions include optical, full height and tripod turnstiles. Our 140 years of success can be attributed to quality design & providing unsurpassed service.
Cardiac Life is an innovative leader in developing solutions that mitigate risk and ensure compliance with AED laws. Cardiac Life has a team of highly qualified staff who assist organizations in the procurement, management, and maintenance of AED equipment and Public Access Defibrillation programs.
CASE Emergency Systems is a leading-edge provider of emergency communications technologies and solutions for use in public areas. Created to seamlessly integrate into any environment, our selection of Blue Light Communication Towers, Wall Units, and Call Boxes offer completely wireless functionality through cellular/satellite calling and solar power with battery back up. No need to dig, trench, or run cables and wiring - CASE Emergency Systems is ready to provide reliable access to emergency communication when and where your campus needs it. What's more, our state-of-the-art remote monitoring system ensures each and every CASE Emergency Systems unit is functioning as expected to provide the safety and security you expect. All our products are developed and built 100% in the USA, and we can also help you upgrade your existing or obsolete system to today's standards.
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As the global leader for intelligent, software-based streetlight control solutions, CIMCON Lighting has the products, applications and expertise that enable college and university campuses to provide safety and security to students, faculty and staff.
Our solutions allow campuses to become smarter, safer, more secure and environmentally friendly by:
- Providing students, faculty and staff with immediate access to campus security via our Blue Light mobile app.
- Providing the right amount of light when and where needed through Motion/Occupancy sensors that enable dimmed lights to quickly come back to 100% power when pedestrian activity is detected.
- Reducing streetlight energy by up to 30% with advanced Dimming Schedules that allow energy to be conserved during off-peak hours.
- Helping eliminate the need for antiquated, often non-functioning Blue Light systems.
- Providing automated fault detection and an alert system that notifies facilities management when a light has failed via text or email alert.
- Providing an immediate return on investment.
PRO-TACT by Claridge stationary and mobile ballistic barriers are designed for public spaces where increased safety is required. Ideal for military installations, recruitment centers, airports, worship centers, courtrooms and schools, these ballistic barriers integrate discreetly into any environment, while providing enhanced protection for a building’s occupants and visitors.
CriticalArc is a global technology innovator and the creator of the distributed command and control solution, SafeZone®, which has been adopted by universities, hospitals, and enterprises across the world. SafeZone fundamentally transforms the way organisations manage safety and security operations across multi-site organisations, by providing real-time situational awareness and enabling proactive response that positively impacts the outcome of any incident.
Dahua Technology USA, is a leading manufacturer of video surveillance solutions proven the world over. We focus on integrity and personal relationships to enhance the customer experience. By delivering the highest industry standards in video surveillance—from award-winning cameras to video management software—we provide value by offering superior quality, reliability, and stability.
Databuoy Corporation manufactures a gunfire localization system called ShotPoint. ShotPoint senses gunfire and transmits accurate shooter location to responders and sends alerts to camera systems and other security systems. ShotPoint saves lives by providing responders with the critical information required to accelerate tactical response, neutralize threats and deploy emergency medical services.
Dataminr is a technology platform that creates real-time, actionable breaking news alerts from public social media activity. Our powerful algorithms instantly transform all publicly available Twitter data and other public datasets into alerts that enable security, operations, financial, & communications professionals to be alerted to critical information as events unfold.
Desktop Alert is an innovator – one of only two certified providers in the United States to The Department of Defense. Holding coveted DOD certifications for military grade alerting technology – protecting our military, NATO, The Pentagon, educational, industrial and commercial users, DTA is the chosen platform for emergency management continuity at NATO worldwide as well as our nation’s National Guard, Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security, and FEMA – with millions of users protected daily.
Diversified designs and deploys unique visualization technologies for command and control applications that enhance situational awareness, reducing response times as well as mitigating risk. Our advanced video wall platforms are utilized by law enforcement, emergency management and security teams nationwide. We understand the importance of your mission and the role that our solutions play in helping to protect your community.
As an industry leading technology solutions provider, Diversified’s specialized teams of technical experts deliver an extensive portfolio of mission critical, collaborative, electronic security, and digital media solutions to a global clientele. Our Mission Critical Environments team will partner with your organization to design custom yet intuitive solutions that enhance your operations, increase productivity, and help drive ROI.
Door Armor™(patent pending), a complete active shooter Intelligent Breachable Barricade Solution, was created to provide Instant-upon-Actuation™ immediate mass notification and to provide secure-in-place safety for those caught in an active shooter emergency, and peace of mind for loved ones. Door Armor™ is simple to actuate. It's manual, intuitive and can be initiated in seconds in case of an emergency. It is a Complete Active Shooter Barricade Solution™ including Intelligent Barricade technology providing Instant-upon-Actuation™ WIFI alert to any school's mass notification platform.
LLumar window film is manufactured by Eastman Performance Films, LLC, the world’s leading manufacturer and marketer of high performance films for architectural applications. Our product portfolio includes a complete line of commercial and residential architectural window films, including safety/security, solar, anti-graffiti, and decorative films. Every place glass is used represents an opportunity for enhancement with LLumar window films.
Since 1872 Edwards™ has led the way with innovative fire detection and alarm solutions. From economical control panels to high-end life safety and emergency communications platforms, this rich legacy of inventiveness and uncompromising quality has distinguished Edwards life safety systems as the technologies of choice among building owners and designers the world over.
The FLIR Enterprise Security division offers end-to-end solutions for video surveillance. The combination of FLIR United VMS, world-class thermal and enterprise grade security cameras and video analytics, create an interlocking web of tools for monitoring, detection, verification, event handling, and forensic investigation across cities, campuses, and large enterprises.
HaloSOS creates technology that reduces the opportunity for crime and misadventure. The HaloSOS patented platform is designed to provided users and Campus Police with information that's critical to personal safety and efficient resolution of an incident.
Hikvision is the world’s leading supplier of video surveillance solutions. Featuring the industry’s strongest R&D workforce, Hikvision designs, develops, and manufactures innovative standard- and high-definition cameras, DVRs, NVRs, and other elements of sophisticated security systems and CCTV technology for both indoor and outdoor use.
Intruder Stop is dedicated to improving building safety by providing quick and easy to use products. We will design each product to meet and exceed the required need while doing so in the most cost-effective manner as possible.
Motorola Solutions, Inc., provides mission-critical communications products and services to public safety and commercial customers around the world. Our innovations, products, and services play essential roles in people's lives. We provide the situational awareness first responders need when a moment brings catastrophe. We do this by connecting them to seamless communication networks, applications and services, by providing them with real-time information, and by arming them with intuitive, nearly indestructible handheld devices. Motorola Solutions helps people be their best in the moments that matter.
NAPCO Security Group offers LocDown™ security solutions for every educational building and door: from simple local lock-down from inside the classroom door or with teachers’ keyfobs; or campus wide, across a local or enterprise network, combining access control, alarms, video, threat-level and visitor-management. Our SAVI™, Security Access-Control Vulnerability Index™ is designed to help objectively evaluate a school’s vulnerability. For references & more visit www.savischool.com.
Netronix Integration specializes in securing facilities through access control, video surveillance, intrusion detection, mass notification and more. From design services to technology implementation, we are committed to providing safe solutions for all educational campuses, large and small. We offer completely customized solutions based on the specific needs of our customers with one objective in mind; to keep the occupants safe.
North American Rescue (NAR) is dedicated to decreasing preventable death by providing the most effective and highest quality mission critical medical products to our military, federal agencies, civilian law enforcement EMS and pre-hospital life savers. We design, develop and test these products based on the military's Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCC) guidelines, Rescue Human Factors Engineering, evidence based medicine and an in-depth understanding of the requirements from you - our customers.
Pinpoint is personal alarm systems for staff that may encounter aggression. Think of it as a call button that you wear If you need help, you push a button on the fob (or pull it from its pin) and the infrared signal pinpoints your exact location and summons help.
Pivot3 provides enterprise-class video surveillance infrastructure in an easy-to-manage, simple-to-deploy, scale-out appliance model. Purpose-built for demanding, data-intensive security and surveillance application workloads, Pivot3 delivers the highest levels of performance, resiliency and availability to eliminate data loss, unplanned downtime and dropped frames.
Professional Project Services, Inc. (Pro2Serve®) is a nationally recognized security solutions firm providing engineering, integration, maintenance and analytical services to meet the full spectrum of needs in the security community. We are dedicated to providing support to campuses, municipalities, and industrial sectors. Leveraging our rich history of over 30 years in the defense, energy and science markets providing responsive, cost effective execution of critical security and facility infrastructure, Pro2Serve® provides a truly full service solution specifically tailored to each client. Using a disciplined systems engineering approach that is supported by a dedicated staff, Pro2Serve provides solutions to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of our government and private clients.
Rauland is a respected leader in the design and delivery of critical communications, workflow and life-safety solutions for schools and hospitals worldwide. Rauland’s Telecenter® school solutions deliver district-wide critical communications management, allowing schools to integrate and manage communications involving emergencies, scheduling & events, and everyday use.
ReACT! by Pro-Lite is a primary Emergency Notification System specifically created for life threatening moments. Designed by Pro-Lite using its state of the art technology and patented ultra-bright LED strobes and LED messaging saves precious time and reduces vulnerability. Intrusions, severe weather, and all evolving safety-related events require decisive actions under duress. Our pre-programmed and situational response messaging rapidly informs and directs vulnerable people to safety.
RealNetworks invented the streaming media category and now creates innovative applications and services in next generation machine learning and AI-based products, mobile messaging and digital media.
RTBAV is an award-winning crime prevention program that teaches tips and techniques you need to be alerted to dangerous situations while avoiding becoming a victim. The college seminar covers the RTBAV basic topics as well as social media, living on campus, student life, sexual assault, and more! Empower your students to create their own safety plan while also demonstrating your school’s commitment to providing a safe atmosphere.
S2 Security is the leading developer of complete enterprise physical security solutions, including access control, video surveillance, event monitoring, digital signage, live Internet sourced real-time data and information feeds, mobile applications and cloud-based services. S2 Security revolutionized access control with the introduction of web-based S2 NetBox in 2003, and continues to transform user experiences with breakthrough technology and open solutions.
Security Information Systems, Inc. (SIS) is a leader in high performance, alarm monitoring software for universities, school districts, and campus safety centers. Our flagship product, the Alarm Center® software, is UL Classified and has set the standard for reliability and excellence in campus safety automation.
At Siemens, we believe in helping you create the perfect place. Safe, reliable, and energy-efficient buildings and infrastructure give you the perfect place to learn, to develop, to grow, to succeed. With our comprehensive portfolio of building automation and control systems, room automation, fire safety products, and security solutions, you get the partner you need.
SilverShield is the most sophisticated, cloud-based, multi-platform security application available today for schools, medical-facilities, and businesses of all types to improve safety for all onsite stakeholders. The system works on all computers and mobile devices, and includes an integrated set of solutions designed to protect your most important assets, people.
- Cloud-based and Multi-Platform Application (works on PCs, Macs, iPhone, iPad, Android Phones, and Android Tablets).
- Visitor Management System (VMS) produces "near real time" sex offender check, watch list check, and optional criminal background checks.
- Incident Management System (IMS) is a "near real time" alarm system that produces various alert types and produces alert messages via Text/SMS Messages, Emails and Push Notifications.
- Events Management System (EMS) prescreens guests against school's watch list, the national sex offender database and offers an optional criminal background check.
- ID Badge System (IDS) provides permanent ID badges.
- Virtual Academy (VA) is a Video-based learning management system (LMS) with lessons and assessments that you create yourself, or purchase from SilverShield.
Singlewire is committed to developing comprehensive solutions for keeping people safe during emergencies. Our InformaCast software leverages network and mobile devices to send alerts and critical information to the right people in seconds. Some uses include: lockdowns, evacuations, weather alerts, and integration with emergency poles.
Sony Video Security Systems is a global supplier of high quality and advanced engineering surveillance camera systems for protecting lives, buildings and assets. As a marketing and sales partner with Bosch Security Systems our extended portfolio includes video surveillance, access control, intrusion and fire detection, and communications systems that are used in a wide range of campus environments throughout the world.
While there are many ideas and theories regarding school safety, it is important that schools select evidence based best practice training and solutions proven to improve make schools safer. SSI Guardian has set the New Standard in school safety with our 21st Century Safe School and academically acclaimed advanced training program, the only program in America with an accredited professional development CEU award. A successful security initiative requires a comprehensive approach addressing the social, emotional, mental and physical aspects.
STI manufactures protective enclosures, covers and cages constructed of polycarbonate, fiberglass or metal. Guard against accidental or intentional damage to pull stations, strobes, emergency lights, exit signs and more. Alarms protect extinguishers, AEDs or exit/entry doors from theft or misuse. Buttons for fire pull stations, lockdown, emergency, exit and more.
TOA Electronics is the acoustic expert and is always seeking the perfect sound. At TOA we have made it our mission to supply you not just with high-quality equipment but above all with first-class sound. Our sound systems make millions of peoples’ lives safer and more enjoyable.
Valcom is the market leader in enterprise paging and mass notification solutions providing high quality analog and IP page control interfaces/gateways, VoIP connectivity, IP EndPoints, ceiling/wall speakers, paging horns, analog/digital clocks (IP, Wired, Wireless), emergency blue light stations and message signs. Designed, built and supported in Roanoke VA.
Verkada’s mission is to modernize the world of physical security. Verkada’s Internet of Things (IoT) platform combines plug-and-play security cameras with intelligent, cloud-based software — all in a scalable, user-friendly system. With Verkada, school administrators have new capabilities, such as the ability to instantly share live camera feeds via SMS and email.
Institutions across the country use Verkada to simplify school safety operations and enhance the physical security of their facilities. The company was founded in 2016 by computer scientists and security experts from Stanford University, and Hans Robertson, the former COO and co-founder of Meraki. Verkada is headquartered in San Mateo, California.
Vicon is a leading provider of mission-critical security surveillance systems. Vicon’s portfolio includes the full range of security solutions including Valerus, a new open platform VMS, VAX, a cutting edge access control solution, a broad range of IP and analog cameras and plug-and-play recorders for analog and IP systems.
Window Film Depot (WFD) is a national sales and installation company of 3M security window films, DefenseLite and BulletShield security panels. Since 1992, WFD has been serving customers by providing ‘good, better, best’ retrofit protective glazing solutions designed to keep your schools safer.
Winsted is the global leader in security console solutions. We create attractive, ergonomic consoles that improve operator comfort and optimize efficiency. We offer stock, customized and custom consoles for a wide range of security applications. Whether you need a single workstation, or a complete control room, we can provide the perfect solution.
Z-Medica is a medical device company that develops fast-acting, easy-to-use hemostatic products that stop bleeding wherever it occurs. Schools, colleges, and municipalities across the country are equipping first responders with QuikClot® products to control bleeding and keep patients alive until they can be transported to the hospital or trauma unit.
Campus Safety (CS) magazine and CampusSafetyMagazine.com exclusively serve campus police chiefs, security directors, IT personnel, emergency managers and executive administrators involved in the public safety and security of major hospitals, schools and universities in the United States. CS is a product of Framingham, MA.-based publishing company EH Publishing, Inc. The magazine is issued eight times per year and is distributed to more than 18,000 campus safety and security professionals nationwide. Online, CampusSafetyMagazine.com attracts an average of over 66,000 users each month, and is growing rapidly to serve the needs of the expanding campus safety market.
Campus Safety HQ comes from the experts who produce Campus Safety magazine, CampusSafetyMagazine.com and the Campus Safety Conferences. The Campus Safety suite of products serves campus police chiefs, security directors, IT personnel, emergency managers and executive administrators involved in the public safety and security of major hospitals, schools and universities in the United States. Campus Safety is a brand of Framingham, MA.-based publishing company EH Media.
Campus Safety magazine is issued nine times per year and is distributed to more than 18,000 campus safety and security professionals nationwide. Online, CampusSafetyMagazine.com attracts over 35,000 unique visitors each month, and is growing rapidly to serve the needs of the expanding campus safety market. Campus Safety Conferences are offered 3x annually in key U.S. markets.
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DSX Access Systems, Inc. designs and manufactures WinDSX integrated access control software and DSX hardware for all size systems. DSX products are sold worldwide through a network of factory-trained dealers, both domestic and foreign. DSX products include non-host dependent, intelligent, networkable controllers and the WinDSX total access control software.
The Clery Center for Security On Campus is the nonprofit leader in Clery Act compliance training. We conduct nationwide training seminars on best practices in Clery Act compliance both online and in person. The Clery Center's Jeanne Clery Act Training Seminars (CATS) curriculum was designed by a multidisciplinary team of experts and practitioners in the fields of campus law enforcement and student affairs.
The Conference on Crimes Against Women (CCAW) is a national clearinghouse for training on the identification, investigation, and prosecution of all types of violent crimes against women, including domestic and dating violence, sexual assault, stalking and human trafficking. The 14th annual Conference on Crimes Against Women (CCAW) will be held at the Sheraton Dallas Hotel from April 8-11, 2019.
The Dallas Children’s Advocacy Center (DCAC) is a nationally-known leader in providing training to professionals who investigate crimes against children. As one of the leading Children’s Advocacy Centers in the country, we developed video-based training for professionals, parents, and children. Please visit DCAC Training Center at www.trainingcenter.net for more information.
NASRO is a not-for-profit organization for school-based law enforcement officers, school administrators and school security/safety professionals working as partners to protect students, school faculty and staff and the schools they attend. NASRO is located in Hoover, Ala. and was established in 1991. For more information, visit www.nasro.org.
Safe and Sound Schools is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to improving school safety across the United States through discussion, collaboration, education and sharing of resources. Founded by parents in May 2013 following the Sandy Hook School tragedy, Safe and Sound Schools is a recognized thought leader and resource for school safety improvements in communities across the country.
Safer Schools Together (SST) has a proven record of helping schools throughout North America minimize and manage their risks of student violence with reliable, professional training. We are the first company chosen to deliver mandated provincial Violence Threat Assessment & Preventing Bullying Training to schools and communities in Canada.
Using best practice from the field of Student Violence Threat/Risk Assessment, we show you how to collect data and “connect the dots” – providing you with the tools necessary to prevent needless tragedy and violence. Also offered are comprehensive prevention and intervention strategies to assist school districts and professionals with the identification, tracking and intervention of negative influences.