2011 issue 2

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Editor's Corner
BY CLIVE ADDY

Mother Nature's affect on us.

BY EDWARD R. MYERS

Port security involves fundamental principles for staying safe from either natural disruptions or actions by criminals and terrorists.

A SOLUTIONS SHOWCASE

Providing the public safety system with all the resources it needs to provide the security required by each community.

BY W.H. (BUD) GARRICK

Three of the R's of any port security system must include response, recovery and resilience.

BY PETER AVIS and DAVID MUGRIDGE

This examination of port security from a Canadian perspective takes the 3 R's a step further by looking at a federal policy position on MCR.

Bringing Together Law and Technology
BY DAVID MUGRIDGE

The role of the United States Coast Guard pursuant to the Homeland Security Act of 2002 and its focus on the Ports, Waterways and Coastal Security (PWCS) aspects of Homeland Security.

BY EDWARD R. MYERS

Port Security is examined in a situation where a port master shares his perspective with local law enforcement to provide a coordinated port security system.

BY TIM DUNNE

Maritime Security Operations Centres prepare for global security, environments and threats posed by criminal elements.

BY CRAIG S. LOSTY

A case study examines a gunman situation where the York County Quick Response Team uses a technology-based Common Operating Picture (COP).

BY JACQUES BRUNELLE

This unique partnership structure combines aviation industry, volunteers and law enforcement in cooperative efforts.

BY BLAIR WATSON

Sharing resources to combat wildfires "from manpower to technology" is proving helpful worldwide.

BY NANCY BEARG

Taking a ''reboot break'' to volunteer and give back is a multi-dimensional chance to step back and also to expand.

BY YVON DESLAURIERS

Has your office or conversations been bugged? It happens more often than you would guess!