Security Operations Management

Security Operations Management

2nd Edition - December 4, 2006

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  • Authors: Robert McCrie, Robert McCrie
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080469492

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The second edition of Security Operations Management continues as the seminal reference on corporate security management operations. Revised and updated, topics covered in depth include: access control, selling the security budget upgrades to senior management, the evolution of security standards since 9/11, designing buildings to be safer from terrorism, improving relations between the public and private sectors, enhancing security measures during acute emergencies, and, finally, the increased security issues surrounding the threats of terrorism and cybercrime. An ideal reference for the professional, as well as a valuable teaching tool for the security student, the book includes discussion questions and a glossary of common security terms. Additionally, a brand new appendix contains contact information for academic, trade, and professional security organizations.

Key Features

  • Fresh coverage of both the business and technical sides of security for the current corporate environment
  • Strategies for outsourcing security services and systems
  • Brand new appendix with contact information for trade, professional, and academic security organizations

Readership

Security managers, other security professionals; business professionals at all levels concerned with security, risk mitigation, and the management aspects of security operations. Students in security management courses.

Table of Contents

  • PART 1: GENERAL FUNDAMENTALS AND COMPETENCIES
    Chapter 1: SECURITY OPERATIONS IN THE MANAGEMENT ENVIRONMENT
    Chapter 2: CORE COMPETENCIES TO INITIATE EFFECTIVE PROTECTION PROGRAMS
    Chapter 3: STAFFING TO MEET PROTECTIVE GOALS
    Chapter 4: TRAINING AND DEVELOPMENT FOR HIGH PERFORMANCE
    Chapter 5: SUPPORTING AND MOTIVATING SUPERVISORS AND STAFF
    Chapter 6: APPRAISING AND PROMOTING PEOPLE IN SECURITY PROGRAMS
    PART 2: SPECIAL ISSUES IN SECURITY MANAGEMENT
    Chapter 7: DISCIPLINE AND DISCHARGE
    Chapter 8: ACCOUNTING CONTROLS AND BUDGETING
    Chapter 9: OPERATING PERSONNEL-¬INTENSIVE PROGRAMS
    Chapter 10: OPERATING PHYSICAL-AND TECHNOLOGY-¬CENTERED PROGRAMS
    Chapter 11: LEADERSHIP FOR OPTIMAL SECURITY OPERATIONS

Product details

  • No. of pages: 416
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Butterworth-Heinemann 2006
  • Published: December 4, 2006
  • Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080469492

About the Authors

Robert McCrie

Since 1970, Robert McCrie has written, edited, researched, taught, and consulted broadly in issues related to security management (protection of assets from loss) and criminal justice. He edits Security Letter and was founding editor-in-chief of Security Journal, a research journal, and now is editor emeritus.

He has been associated with John Jay College since the 1970’s. He joined the faculty in 1985, moving up the ranks to full professor and serving as chair of one of the largest departments, Law, Police Science and Criminal Justice Administration from 1997-2003. He later helped found his current department.

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, John Jay University, New York, NY, USA

Robert McCrie

Since 1970, Robert McCrie has written, edited, researched, taught, and consulted broadly in issues related to security management (protection of assets from loss) and criminal justice. He edits Security Letter and was founding editor-in-chief of Security Journal, a research journal, and now is editor emeritus.

He has been associated with John Jay College since the 1970’s. He joined the faculty in 1985, moving up the ranks to full professor and serving as chair of one of the largest departments, Law, Police Science and Criminal Justice Administration from 1997-2003. He later helped found his current department.

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, John Jay University, New York, NY, USA

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