Security

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Conn. Shooting Has Local School Districts Re-Evaluating Security Policies

The shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut has set off discussions at local schools about security.

12/17/2012

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Security Expert: Preparedness Helps Saves Lives In Mass Shootings

At least 27 people were killed in an elementary school massacre in Connecticut when a 20-year-old man burst into his mother’s kindergarten classroom and opened fire Friday morning.

12/14/2012

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Judge Orders Stepped Up Security At Butler County Commissioners’ Offices

There is trouble at City Hall in Butler County, and it seems to be with the three county commissioners.

11/21/2012

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Suspect’s Hospitalization Raising Concerns About Drugs In Jail

The man who is accused in the shooting death of a local police officer was hospitalized with a serious medical condition this week and that meant his trial had to be delayed.

11/15/2012

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Security & What We Can Do To Make Us Safer

John Hudson is a former Secret Service agent that has entered the private security sector and told Rob different ways to deal with situations and things we can do to add security and make daily life safer.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–09/23/2012

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Former FBI Special Agent Talks Pre-9/11 Failures

KDKA Radio’s Chris Moore talked to former FBI agent and one of Time Magazine’s 2002 “Persons of the Year” Coleen Rowley.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–09/16/2012

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Sources: UPMC To Implement New Security Measures

Now, sources indicate UPMC will make major changes in security here and on all UPMC campuses. Employees like Katie Bottoms who has worked here for decades call the changes necessary.

09/13/2012

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Fans Get First Taste Of Tighter Heinz Field Security

Fans arriving for Sunday night’s Pittsburgh Steelers game were met with new security measures as they entered Heinz Field.

08/19/2012

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Colorado Tragedy Raises Public Security Questions

In a post-9/11 America, heightened security is the new normal, and metal detectors and checkpoints are commonplace in government buildings like the Allegheny County Courthouse. But questions arise in the wake of the Aurora, Colo., tragedy – should their use be expanded to all public places or does security have it limits?

07/20/2012

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Heavy Security On Hand In Bellefonte To Protect Alleged Victims

A tunnel at the back entrance to the Centre Country Courthouse was requested by prosecutors to shield Jerry Sandusky’s alleged victims from the public eye.

06/11/2012

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Security Continues At Pitt Despite Claims Bombs Threats Have Ended

A group claiming to be responsible for the Pitt bomb threats says the threats are over, but with finals week approaching the university isn’t taking any chances.

04/23/2012

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12 Buildings Targeted In Latest Bomb Threats At Pitt

Nearly 2,000 students were evacuated early Wednesday morning in the latest round of bomb threats on the University of Pittsburgh campus.

04/11/2012

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Bomb Threats Having Effect On Pitt Puppy Therapy

Pitt students are not just dealing with the stress of finals these days. While the pressure can be overwhelming for some, man’s best friend is coming to the rescue.

04/10/2012

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Escalated Bomb Threats Prompt New Security Measures At Pitt

The series of bomb threats at the University of Pittsburgh have prompted police to impose some new security measures on campus.

04/09/2012

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Penn State Beaver Students, Officials Remain On Alert

The Penn State Beaver campus remains on alert this weekend as authorities continue to investigate a possible threat made on Twitter that allegedly referenced the shootings at Virginia Tech. As police continue to search for the suspect, students are coping with the heightened safety precautions.

10/22/2011

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