February 2011 
The official newsletter of ASIS International in Europe
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Register Now to Attend the 10th ASIS International European Security Conference & Exhibition (Early Rate Deadline: 28 February 2011)

The 10th ASIS International European Security Conference & Exhibition will be held in Vienna, Austria on 3-6 April 2011.

Registration is now open. Participants can register before the 28th of February 2011 to benefit from a discounted rate.

  Mr Michal Moroz, Deputy Minister of the Interior of the Czech Republic, will be a keynote speaker.

Talking on his presentation, Mr Moroz said: “I am delighted to accept this invitation to speak. I would like to use this opportunity to introduce to the professional public the anti-corruption measures proposed by the Czech Government. The fight against corruption is our long-term priority.”

Mr Moroz does not represent any political party. Prior to his appointment to high office on 13 July 2010, he was Managing Partner of Moroz & Partner and a senior consultant to Pinkerton CR. He also served as an adviser to the Interior Minister. Mr. Moroz is a founding member and former Chairman of the Czech Chapter of ASIS International.

The conference will feature more than 36 high-level educational sessions for and by international security experts that will cover the entire spectrum of topics in security management such as: supply chain security, industrial espionage, terrorism, information security, anti-counterfeiting, organised crime, crisis management, critical infrastructure protection, and more.

The Conference will also include the SRVP Welcome Reception, sessions for Chief Security Officers (CSOs) organised by the CSO Roundtable of ASIS International, and the President’s reception.

Opportunities for organisations that seek to gain exposure and to raise the visibility of their brand, products, or services among key decision makers in the security sector in Europe are still available on the event website.

Get a Great Start on the New Year! Renew Your ASIS Membership Now for 2011                 

Keep your ASIS member benefits coming without interruption by renewing now. Your 2011 dues renewal payment must be paid by 28 February 2011 to remain active. Renew now.

ASIS International 57th Annual Seminar and Exhibits - 19-22 September 2011 - Orlando, Florida USA

   It’s not too early to make plans to attend the world’s leading show dedicated to security – ASIS 2011. Find the solutions, tools, techniques, and talent you need to protect your organisation’s people, property, and information in today’s ever-increasing complex environment.

• Thousands of solutions under one roof , 700+ exhibitors
• The best professional development opportunity, 165+ sessions, certification reviews
• Unparalleled networking with 20,000+ peers from around the globe
Registration is now open.

Visit www.asisonline.org for more information.

ASIS International Announces the Keynote Speakers of the 2nd Middle East Security Conference & Exhibition

Mr. Abdulaziz F. Al-Khayyal, Senior Vice President, Industrial Relations of Saudi Aramco; Dr. Alanoud Al Sharekh, Corresponding Senior Fellow for Regional Politics of the International Institute for Strategic Studies – Middle East, and Ms. Stephanie Williams, Chargé d’Affaires of the US Embassy in Manama will be the keynote speakers of the 2nd ASIS International Middle East Security Conference & Exhibition that will be held in Manama, Bahrain on 20-22 February 2011.

  Mr. Al-Khayyal was appointed to this position on 1 September 2007. As Head of the Industrial Relations business line, he is responsible for many of the company’s most vital support operations, including human resources and training, safety and security, government and public relations, community services, and medical services.

He joined the company in 1981 as an engineer and then held a variety of managerial positions in oil and gas operations and maintenance for different companies. In particular he was appointed to the Board of Directors of Saudi Aramco in 2004 and to PetroRabigh in 2005. 
Mr. Al-Khayyal is a graduate of the University of California, Irvine, where he received a B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering in 1977 and a Master’s degree in Business Administration in 1979. He attended the company’s Management Development Seminar in 1986 and the Advanced Management Program at the University of Pennsylvania in 1995.

   Ms. Al Sharekh joined the IISS in November 2010. She conducts research on regional and global security as well as geoeconomic issues. Before joining IISS, Ms Al Sharekh was the Senior Political Analyst at the Kuwait National Security Bureau and prior to this worked as a gender politics consultant for UNIFEM, Freedom House, and the UNDP on academic and social outreach projects in Kuwait and the GCC. She holds a BA from King’s College, London and a Master’s and PhD from the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS). Her teaching posts include Kuwait University, Gulf University of Science and Technology, the Arab Open University, visiting lecturer at Uppsala University, Sweden, and Fulbright Scholar on Women and Islam at Whittier College, USA. She has published several books and articles on gender and kinship policies in the GCC.

   Ms. Williams joined the American Embassy in Manama, Bahrain in May 2010. She studied Arabic at the University of Bahrain from August 2009 to May 2010. From 2008-2009, Ms. Williams served as Director of Maghreb Affairs in the State Department's Near Eastern Bureau; she also served as the Deputy Director of Egypt and Levant Affairs from 2005-2007 and as the Jordan Desk Officer from 2003-2005. Her overseas assignments include Pakistan, Kuwait, and the United Arab Emirates. She joined the Foreign Service in 1994 after working in the private sector in Bahrain and for a non-governmental organization in Washington, D.C.

Ms. Williams holds a bachelor's degree in Government
Relations and a bachelor's degree in Economics from the University of Maryland. She holds a master's degree in Arab Studies from Georgetown University and a master's degree in National Security Studies from the National War College.

The 2nd ASIS International Middle-East Security Conference & Exhibition will take place under the patronage of H.E. Lieutenant General Shaikh Rashid bin Abdulla Al Khalifa, the Minister of Interior of the Kingdom of Bahrain. It will cover a wide range of security issues in 33 high-level educational sessions divided over 3 parallel tracks. The conference will also include sessions for Chief Security Officers (CSOs) organised by the CSO Roundtable of ASIS International.

Security professionals who want to attend this Conference can still register. Special rates apply to representatives from government, police and military authorities.

New Executive Education Programme Postponed                           

The February 2011 session of Effective Management for Security Professionals, a new executive education programme offered in partnership with Madrid-based IE Business School, has been postponed. The education programme will take place on 27-30 June 2011. Learn more about the program’s curriculum and structure online at www.asisonline.org  

CSO Roundtable Spring Conference                                                    

The Fourth Annual Spring Conference of the CSO Roundtable is a high-level educational and networking event targeted to senior security professionals. Its day and a half of sessions will include multiple views of both security and the security function, from the likes of libertarian-leaning 9th Circuit Judge Alex Kozinksi, IT security iconoclast Bruce Schneier, and Associated Press CEO Tom Curley, among others. Other sessions will include an open forum, a look into business and violence in Mexico, and more.

The event is open to CSO Roundtable members and those eligible to apply for membership. Membership criteria are at www.csoroundtable.org/about-membership. Or contact Michael Gips at michael.gips@asisonline.org

Date: 14-15 March 2011
Place: Westin Alexandria, 400 Courthouse Square, Alexandria, Virginia, USA
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ASIS International Announces Saudi Aramco to Sponsor the 2nd Middle East Security Conference & Exhibition

ASIS International is pleased to announce Saudi Aramco, the state-owned oil company of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, will be the Diamond sponsor of the 2nd ASIS International Middle East Security Conference & Exhibition, which is set for 20-22 February 2011 in Manama, Bahrain. This marks the second, consecutive year of sponsorship for the company.

ASIS International President Raymond T. O'Hara, CPP, said. “We are extremely pleased with the continued support of Saudi Aramco, one of the leading companies in the Middle East. Their support is an important added value to the educational offerings of ASIS International in the region.”

Talking on the conference Bader Al-Qadran, General Manager, Industrial Security Operations of Saudi Aramco said: “Saudi Aramco security employees have been associated with ASIS International for more than three decades and it has helped in providing training and development of security professionals in the Company. Participation in ASIS has helped security professionals in the Company to interact with their counterparts from other major companies and broaden their knowledge on latest security systems and technologies. Several employees have used the learning opportunities available with ASIS and have become Certified Protection Professionals (CPP), Physical Security Professionals (PSP) and Professional Certified Investigators (PCI), all of which has helped them enhance their productivity, job knowledge, and career advancement.”

This support from Saudi Aramco is reinforced by the presence of Mr. Abdulaziz F. Al-Khayyal, senior vice president, Industrial Relations, as a keynote speaker and of Mr. John Knight, CPP, security consultant, as a breakout speaker.

London 2012 Olympics to Have Airport-Style Security                     

Sports fans attending the London 2012 Olympics can expect airport-style security screening at venues, the policeman in charge of safety at the Games said on 13 January.

Met Assistant Commissioner Chris Allison, Olympic security coordinator, said there were no plans to draw on the military, beyond certain niche demands, despite severe spending cuts across the nation's police forces.

Private security firms will use X-ray machines and carry out searches "much like you would see at an airport," Allison said.

"As you get to the venues clearly you will have to go through a search and secure regime," he told reporters.

"It will look like you would expect. Sadly, as a society we've been having to do deal with the impact of terrorism for many years," he said.

Please click here for more.

Source: euractiv.com

Organisational Resilience: A Holistic Approach to Security, Preparedness, and Continuity Management

As a security practitioner, the security of your organisation and supply chain are top priorities, but how can you effectively prepare for the unexpected?

Using the ANSI/ASIS Organisational Resilience Standard, participants will learn to assess the risks of disruptive events; develop a proactive strategy for prevention, response, and recovery; establish performance criteria; and evaluate opportunities for improvement. Get the tools needed to benchmark the resilience performance of your organisation against criteria described in the ANSI/ASIS Organisational Resilience Standard—a U.S. Department of Homeland Security PS-Prep approved national preparedness standard!

Dates: February 9-11, April 11-13, and July 11-13

Bordes Award - ASIS Chapters - Apply to Win Free Physical Security Education Programme in 2011

Applications are now being accepted by the ASIS Foundation for the 2011 Roy Bordes Award for Physical Security, which provides for a customised, two-day, locally delivered physical security education programme for one chapter each year. Established in 2008, the award pays toward the cost of instructors, their travel and accommodations, and collateral materials. All chapters are eligible, however, preference will be given to developing chapters working to expand their membership and education offerings. Chapters may submit only one application annually. The deadline to apply is 7 March 2011.

Greek Police Trace EU 'Carbon Thieves' in Romania                        

The theft of pollution permits that forced the closure of the spot market in EU emissions permits on 19 January may have originated in Romania, a Greek police official said on 29 January.

Police identified between eight and 10 Internet protocol addresses which hackers used to attack Greece's national registry for carbon trading rights, said the official, who declined to be named.

"We have located the addresses in Romania. Interpol has been notified," the official said.

The spot market for EU emissions permits was closed after allowances worth up to 30 million euros were stolen from the national registries of several European countries.

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Source: euractiv.com

Aegean Chapter News: Annual Aegean Chapter (243) Congress 

On 22 December 2010, the Aegean Chapter (243) of ASIS International organised its 2nd annual congress. This event was held at the Theoharakis’ foundation Art & Music in Athens and featured the participation of three speakers and was attended by 22 delegates. The subjects that were introduced were:

• IT Security
• Fire security in modern buildings contemporary equipment.
• Crisis management after firing an employee.

The participation and the enthusiasm of the guests were obvious since they all left the congress really satisfied.

The Gold Sponsor of the congress was A&K Risk Management Consulting.

By Angelos Agrafiotis, Chairman of Aegean Chapter (243)

Renault Spy Scandal: China Denies Involvement                             

BBC reported that China has denied any involvement in an industrial espionage scandal involving French car maker Renault and alleged leaking of electric car technology.

The scandal has rocked France, with a legislator saying that there were indications of Chinese involvement. But Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesman Hong Lei said the claims were irresponsible and unacceptable.

He said the Government had seen the reports but found they were groundless.

French politician Bernard Carayon, an expert on industrial espionage, said "proven, diverse and reliable" sources pointed to an effort to obtain secrets from three Renault executives who were suspended by the carmaker.

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Source: bbc.co.uk

Congratulations to the Winners of the 2010 Member-Get-A-Member Campaign

Thank you to all who participated in this past year’s Reach Out! Member-Get-a-Member program—and congratulations to all the individual and chapter winners! ASIS has grown to become a powerful network for more than 37,000 members, and continues to grow daily. With your support, we will continue to strengthen our voice, broaden our perspective, and enrich the security profession worldwide.

Sponsorship and Exhibit Opportunities                                               

Does your organisation's strategic plan call for growth in Europe or Asia-Pacific? If so, sponsorship of the ASIS European Security Conference & Exhibition and of the ASIS Asia-Pacific Conference offers you a great opportunity to gain exposure and to raise the visibility of your brand, products, and services among key decision makers in these regions.

Review and select from an extensive list of sponsorship and exhibit opportunities:
10th ASIS International European Security Conference & Exhibition - 3-6 April 2011 - Vienna, Austria
5th ASIS International Asia-Pacific Conference & Exhibition - 5-7 December 2011 - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Identify the one that is most in line with your marketing strategy and budget, or contact us to shape a tailored package that best suits your company’s needs.

For further information on the European Security Conference & Exhibition, please contact: ASIS International European Bureau - Tel: +32 2 645 26 74 - Fax: +32 2 645 26 71 - vienna@asisonline.org

For further information on the Asia-Pacific Conference & Exhibition, please contact: ASIS International Asia-Pacific Bureau - Tel: +61 2 8211 2712 - Fax: +61 2 8211 0555 - asiapacific@asisonline.org

EU Intelligence Services Opening Up to Collaboration                    

EU Member States' intelligence services are among the most jealously-guarded national assets despite five decades of integration. But two European Commission-sponsored projects on open source intelligence (Osint) are beginning to change the culture of mistrust.
Launched quietly in the Hungarian capital by the Commission and the Hungarian Foreign Ministry in 2007, the Budapest Club has in the past three and a half years held eight meetings of EU countries' intelligence officers and private sector experts in Budapest, Bucharest, Rome and Brussels.

The first event had just 50-or-so delegates. But the last meeting, in Brussels in mid-2010, attracted over 150 specialists from 14 EU countries from both the 'old' and 'new' halves of the Union.

The Budapest mission statement says: "The main idea behind the initiative is to enhance sharing of ideas and open source information between EU Institutions and Member States in order to support crisis prevention and crisis management services."

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Source: euobserver.com

New Online Tools Help Organisations Prepare for the Unexpected

ASIS now offers a suite of software to help organisations enhance their resilience through prevention and protection strategies in line with the ANSI/ASIS Organisational Resilience Standard. These are valuable tools for any organisation interested in participating in the DHS PS-Prep programme.

US Anti-Twitter Subpoena Fuels Data Privacy Debate                     

A court order potentially giving US security services access to data on all 637,000 people who follow the WikiLeaks Twitter account has added fuel to the fire of an EU debate on data retention.

The online short-message service Twitter on 7 January announced it won a legal battle to disclose that the US has issued a court order seeking private information on WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, his alleged source for the classified US documents, Bradley Manning and three of his supporters - Icelandic MP Birgitta Jonsdottir, Dutch hacker Rop Gonggrijp and US programmer Jacob Appelbaum.

The US subpoena also requires the disclosure of "non-content information associated with any communication or file stored by or for the accounts, such as the source and the destination e-mail addresses and IP addresses." In short, this means that all the 637,000 Twitter users following the WikiLeaks account may be a potential target.

Please click here for more.

Source: euobserver.com

Call for Presentations - 5th ASIS International Asia-Pacific Conference & Exhibition (deadline for submissions: 22 April 2011)

The 5th ASIS International Asia-Pacific Conference & Exhibition will take place on 5-7 December 2011 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Take advantage of this opportunity to help shape the program by sharing your knowledge and expertise with security professionals from across the region and around the globe.

Presentation slots are 50 minutes and should include time for Q&A. Only English-language presentations will be accepted.

Abstracts on all security related topics are welcome. Particular topics of interest are: supply chain security, loss prevention, hotel security, intellectual property, maritime piracy, terrorism, executive protection, internal theft and fraud, competitive intelligence, brand protection, physical security, cyber security, investigations, due diligence and global business issues.

Please note that the deadline for submissions is 22 April 2011.

Please click here for more information.

Commission Under Budget 'Pressure' as Natural Disasters Spike

A dramatic increase in the number of natural disasters last year has sparked calls for more funding, cooperation and cost-efficiency from European Commission services.

A report by Munich Re, one of the world's largest insurance firms, says that 2010 saw 950 natural disasters - the second highest number since 1980 - and 295,000 people died as a result.

Ferran Tarradellas, spokesman for International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response Commissioner Kristalina Georgieva, highlighted the role that greater Member State coordination with the Commission and crisis prevention more generally could play in saving lives – and money.

"For instance," he said, "if we had known before the [Pakistan flood] disaster hit who had heavy pumping equipment, who had water purification systems, how many, where, and how fast they could be deployed, our response could have been even faster".

"It's good to have better contingency plans for every kind of possible disaster. This is normally a member-state competence but if we share this information and coordinate exercises and make contingency plans, we can know which disasters we can respond to with what we have and where there are gaps that need to be filled."

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Source: euractiv.com 

MEP Calls for Impact Assessment of EU Counter-Terrorism Policies

Costly high-tech surveillance and data gathering programmes put in place all over the EU for counter-terrorism purposes have never been thoroughly evaluated in terms of effectiveness and proportionality, one leading MEP has said, just as in neighbouring Russia, an alleged suicide bomber has claimed dozens of lives in Moscow's international airport.

Russian officials on 24 January were quick in labelling the deadly blast at the Domodedovo airport as the work of "terrorists", with Russian President Dmitry Medvedev vowing to track down the culprits and ordering increased security in all airports.

According to local media, more than 30 people have died and over 100 were injured when an "almighty explosion" rocked the baggage claim area in the arrivals hall.

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Source: euobserver.com

Ask the Expert—Get Answers to Your Career, Job, and Interview Questions

From tips on college degrees to career transitioning, Kathy Lavinder answers your career and job-related questions. View the latest questions and answers. Submit a question.

EU Parliament Set to Sign Off Police College Accounts                   

Parliament has taken a step closer signing off the accounts of the controversial European Police College (CEPOL) after receiving assurances that its finances are now "on track."

MEPs had refused to sign off accounts for the UK-based college for over a year amid a growing scandal over the "private use of public funds".

Deputies said they were concerned that misuse of funding could be "higher" than previously thought at the EU agency, which has been hosted at the famous British police training college in Bramshill since 2005. It trains police officers in the latest crime-busting techniques.

EU anti-fraud investigators, Olaf, were called in after CEPOL admitted to using funding to buy staff furniture, mobile phones and to pay for a free car service.

However, in the latest development, Parliament's budgetary control committee, which had blocked "discharge" of CEPOL's accounts, was given assurances from the Commission's internal audit office that the agency's accounts are now "on track."

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Source: theparliament.com

EU to Collect Data of International Air Travellers                               

Air travellers going in and out of the EU may soon have to give their personal details to national authorities in the Member State of departure or arrival, if proposals set to be put forward by the EU Commission on 2 February are approved by Governments and the European Parliament.

Under the proposal, all passengers flying for instance from Brussels to Istanbul will have their "Passenger Name Record" (PNR) data – including home address, mobile phone number, credit card information and email address – checked by a special unit of the Belgian police. Any suspected links with terrorism or serious crime – such as drug trafficking or people smuggling – will be shared with other Member States and the suspects may be prevented from flying or even arrested.

Intra-EU flights, from Rome to Athens or Tallinn to Warsaw, will not be covered for now, but the Commission is likely to propose that such a step may be taken into consideration in a few years' time, if Member States so require. This may clash with British desires – especially given the Olympic Games to be hosted in London in 2012 – to have an EU-wide system covering flights from one Member State to another as well.

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Source: euobserver.com

UK Decides to Opt In to EU-Wide Cyber Security Plan                     

The UK is to opt in to a European Union Directive to tackle the "real and growing" threat posed by cyber crime, BBC reported.

Home Office Minister James Brokenshire told MPs the Directive was still "not perfect" but said international action was needed to tackle online crime.

By opting in, he said the "reach of UK law enforcement officers" would be able to extend beyond UK borders.

But Conservative MP Bill Cash, Chairman of the European scrutiny committee, said he was "gravely concerned" by the decision to announce an opt-in without his committee being given notice.

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Source: bbc.co.uk

ASIS Foundation 2011 Awards - Calendar Available                         

The ASIS Foundation offers a variety of scholarships and award programmes throughout the year to help ASIS members and students reach their educational goals. Learn more about eligibility and the application process for the 2011 scholarships. Download the calendar and share with your local Chapter at your next meeting.

Global Agenda                                                                                            

12 January-13 May 2011 - CPP Certification Preparation Programme, UK

20-22 February 2011 - 2nd ASIS International Middle East Security Conference & Exhibition  - Manama, Bahrain
Registration is now open.

28 March-1 April 2011 - ISO 28000 Lead Auditor Course - Castle-Oud Poelgeest, Oegstgeest, The Netherlands

3-6 April 2011 - 10th ASIS International European Security Conference & Exhibition - Vienna, Austria
Registration is now open. (Early rate deadline: 28 February 2011)

27-30 June 2011 - Effective Management for Security Professionals - Madrid, Spain

19-22 September 2011 - ASIS International 57th Annual Seminar and Exhibits - Orlando, Florida
Call for presentations is now open. (Deadline: 1 March 2011)

5-7 December 2011 - 5th ASIS International Asia-Pacific Conference & Exhibition - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Call for presentations is now open. (Deadline: 22 April 2011)

19-21 February 2012 - 3rd ASIS International Middle East Security Conference & Exhibition - TBD
Call for presentations is now open. (Deadline: 2 June 2011)

Chapter and Certification Events                                                             

Please click here to access the European agenda.


Be a sponsor of the 10th European Security Conference & Exhibition and of the 5th Asia-Pacific Conference & Exhibition


Download the sponsorship prospectus for Kuala Lumpur and Vienna or contact the European Office for more information (on the European Security Conference) or the Asia-Pacific Bureau (for the Asia-Pacific Security Conference).

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New Chapters: Call for Volunteers
ASIS International is looking for volunteers to help form new chapters in Romania, the Baltic States, Western Balkans and other European countries where no chapter presently exists.

For more information, please contact the European Bureau or click here to download the procedures on forming a new chapter.
Professional Development
23 February: Guns in the Workplace

30 March: Best Methods for Using Internet Search and Analysis in Intelligence and Investigations 

Webinar Archive
Click here to access a complete list of recent recordings.

Two programmes have recently been added to our comprehensive list of offerings.

Active Shooter: Readiness, Response and Recovery

Situational Awareness

Classroom Programmes
7-10 March: APC I: Concepts & Methods

8-9 April: CPP Certification Classroom Review

8-9 April: PSP Certification Classroom Review

11-12 April: Enhanced Violence Assessment and Management

11-12 April: International Threats and Transnational Crime

11-13 April: Organisational Resilience: A Holistic Approach to Security, Preparedness, and Continuity

13-14 April: Active Shooter

Executive Education   
8-11 March: Business Concepts for the Effective Manager

14-15 March: 2011 Spring Conference for the CSO Roundtable 
ASIS Bookstore
You can now purchase ASIS-published books for Kindle, Amazon’s wireless reading device, from the Kindle Store on Amazon.com. Kindle’s revolutionary electronic-paper display provides a sharp, high-resolution screen that looks and reads like real paper. The books may be purchased wirelessly right from your device, allowing you to click, buy, and start reading within a minute. Kindle holds hundreds of titles and every book you purchase is backed up online in Your Media Library in case you ever need to download it again. The Kindle Store offers these ASIS titles: Career Opportunities in Security; ASIS Disaster Preparation Guide; Casino Surveillance and Security: 150 Things You Should Know; Emergency Planning Handbook; Protecting Schools and Universities from Terrorism; Implementing Physical Protection Systems; Detecting Forgery in Fraud Investigations; Crime Prevention for Houses of Worship; and Professional Investigator’s Manual.

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