eBook Effective Physical Security, 5th Edition

  • Lawrence Fennelly
  • Published By: Butterworth-Heinemann
  • ISBN-10: 0128044950
  • ISBN-13: 9780128044957
  • DDC: 658.47
  • 458 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released July 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017
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This book is a best-practices compendium that details the essential elements and latest developments in physical security protection. This new edition is completely updated, with new chapters carefully selected from the author’s work that set the standard. This book contains important coverage of environmental design, security surveys, locks, lighting, and CCTV, the latest ISO standards for risk assessment and risk management, physical security planning, network systems infrastructure, and environmental design.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Encompassing Effective CPTED Solutions in 2017 and Beyond: Concepts and Strategies.
2: Introduction to Vulnerability Assessment*.
3: Influence of Physical Design.
4: Approaches to Physical Security*.
5: Security Lighting.
6: Electronics Elements: A Detailed Discussion*.
7: Use of Locks in Physical Crime Prevention*.
8: Internal Threats and Countermeasures*.
9: External Threats and Countermeasures*.
10: Biometrics in the Criminal Justice System and Society Today.
11: Access Control Systems and Identification Badges.
12: Chain-Link Fence Standards.
13: Doors, Door Frames, and Signage.
14: Glass and Windows.
15: The Legalization of Marijuana and the Security Industry.
16: Designing Security and Working With Architects.
17: Standards, Regulations, and Guidelines Compliance and Your Security Program, Including Global Resources.
18: Information Technology Systems Infrastructure*.
19: Security Officers and Equipment Monitoring.
20: Video Technology Overview*.
21: Understanding Layers of Protection Analysis.
22: Fire Development and Behavior.
23: Alarms Intrusion Detection Systems*.
Appendix 1: Glossary of Terms.