2012 issue 2

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Security vs Privacy
BY BARBARA McISAAC

Security vs Privacy: Where to Draw the Line and How to Balance Interests.

BY EDWARD R. MYERS

The illicit trade of tobacco is a global multi-billion dollar criminal market that some believe is fueled by the good intentions. read more >>

BY ARNAV MANCHANDA

Canada`s public and private ­sectors must take stock of the country`s intelligence capabilities and consider their suitability to the defence and security challenges of the information age.

BY KEN POLE

Though well-recognized as vital in the public safety and security sector, interoperable communications remain a constant challenge.

BY WILLIAM MACKAY

Is there a way to tap into the social networking stream and use it effectively? Is there a need?

BY DAVID GEWIRTZ

Cyberwar is no longer just theory. It's fact. It's happening. It's constant. And it's unrelenting.

BY KEVIN WENNEKES

By not communicating with vendors, responders remain in a knowledge vacuum that limits their own understanding of the full range of technology options available to them.

BY MICHAEL C. IRCHA

A look at the special measures to enhance maritime security and the International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) Code.

BY RICHARD BRAY

As an innovative OPP cop shows, the policing sector can save money by using a UAV for a wide variety of requirements.

BY BLAIR WATSON

EMAs as diverse as Manitoba Louisiana share a common goal: to prepare for and mitigate against flood damage.

BY PIERRE BILODEAU

When a disaster occurs, it's crucial to have a comprehensive view of the incident in order to deliver effective emergency services.

One Last Thing
BY SCOTT NEWARK

It's more than Gadgets and Gizmos. Not deploying key new technologies means we are not keeping our citizens as secure as we should be.

Editor's Corner
BY CLIVE ADDY

Frontline Security continues its thrust to influence national security policies.