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School and campus safety

The ACEF Campus Safety section features news, articles, events, legislation, and tools for researchers as well as practitioners regarding vulnerability assessments and campus safety. Readers are also directed to the campus safety organizational support links. All articles are searchable by research and practitioner knowledge.


From Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS):

Fact Sheet for Colleges and Universities
CFATS Brochure
CFATS Emergency Responders Brochure

From ACEF:

Vulnerability Assessment Checklist

ETRA Questionnaire

ACEF Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) Recommendations

ACEF Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) Resource List

Social Media Feed

Campus Safety News


AZ schools' safety efforts might be endangering students
Nov 13, 2013
Today's schools are challenged to determine how best to keep kids safe. CBS 5 Investigates found many are responding in a way that could be putting children in danger.


Malloy Announces Additional $16M in School Security Funding
Nov 12, 2013
Gov. Dannel Malloy has announced an additional $16 million in state funding for school security improvements in districts around Connecticut, bringing to the total amount to $21 million.



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