Safety & Security: Facility Security
- Stadium Camera Catches Player Assaulting Girlfriend
by Fares Sabawi August 2016
Inside a Whataburger Field stairwell, a Hooks player backhanded his girlfriend three times, according to an arrest affidavit. Footage of the attack, captured on video surveillance, prompted Hooks officials to contact police the next day. The affidavit into what led to the arrest of outfielder Danry Vasquez was released to the Caller-Times on Tuesday.
- Bills Stadium Will Get Security Boost
by Gene Warner August 2016
The hand-held wands are mostly gone. In their place are walk-through metal detectors at every gate. That's the biggest change in gameday security for Buffalo Bills fans entering Ralph Wilson Stadium this year, and it starts Saturday at the preseason opener against the Indianapolis Colts.
- Understanding the Latest FAA Drone Regulations
by Emily Attwood July 2016
This article appeared in the July/August issue of Athletic Business. Athletic Business is a free magazine for professionals in the athletic, fitness and recreation industry. Click here to subscribe.
- Establishing Proper Access Control Procedures in Schools
by Tim Philippart July 2016
This article appeared in the June issue of Athletic Business. Athletic Business is a free magazine for professionals in the athletic, fitness and recreation industry. Click here to subscribe.
- Vandals Cause More Than $5K in Damage to Park
by Anthony Brino June 2016
After an ongoing spate of small-scale vandalism, Presque Isle's Mantle Lake Park received an estimated $5,000-$10,000 in property damage the night before Father's Day.
- France Bolsters Security for Euro 2016
by Maya Vidon June 2016
When the Euro 2016 soccer tournament starts Friday, security guard Salim Toorabally will be at the entrance to Stade de France to watch over fans with a keen eye for terrorists.
- Vandals Cause $30K in Damage to Sports Complex
by Alexandra Seltzer June 2016
Vandals have once again hit Boynton Beach's Ezell Hester Jr. Community Park, a sports complex in the Heart of Boynton. A group of young men allegedly left 11 newly installed impact windows at the press box and concession stand smashed and broken and the inside ransacked.
- Mississippi State Student Dies in Stadium Fall
by Jason Scott May 2016
A 21-year-old student at Mississippi State University died Saturday when he fell through the roof of the video board at Davis Wade Stadium.
- Major League Soccer to Increase Security at Stadiums
by Stuart Goldman April 2016
Major League Soccer (MLS) announced Tuesday it is elevating security measures at all 20 stadiums with a new bag policy and screening measures.
- Suicide Bombing Kills 41 at Iraq Soccer Stadium
by Stuart Goldman March 2016
A suicide bombing at a soccer stadium in Iraq killed 41 and injured 105 last Friday, according to multiple reports.