2013 issue 3

TABLE OF CONTENTS

BY JACQUELINE CHARTIER

Superintendent Brian Whitelaw speaks candidly about the weaknesses and critical issues that needed to be addressed so that Calgary could rebuild trust, safety and security for the travelling public in a growing transportation network.

BY JAMES COX

The first Canadian Intelligence Conference pushed participants out of their comfort zones and defined the Canadian Intelligence Enterprise.

BY CLIVE ADDY

FrontLine Security goes beyond the headlines to learn how Canada can respond to the lessons from a stricken community.

BY KEN POLE

Transport Canada will now require major railway companies to provide detailed information on their cargoes – but the reports will only cover what has been ­previously shipped. Municipalities and first responders will still have no idea what's about to come through their town.

BY CLIVE ADDY

Interview with Andre Corbould, Chief Assistant Deputy Minister, Alberta Flood Recovery Task Force is managing the recovery from the worst natural disaster in the history of Alberta in a Whole of Government response.

Editor's Corner
BY CLIVE ADDY

As we head into 2014, FrontLine Security offers pertinent ­reflections on the complex challenges of policing and disaster management.

One Last Thing
BY SCOTT NEWARK

In assessing the economics of law enforcement and budget cuts, it is imperative to ask the right questions to avoid getting the answers wrong, thus jeopardizing security.

Interview: Dr Michael Kempa
BY CLIVE ADDY

A look at he rising costs of police work and the increased need for imaginative options.

BY TIM LYNCH

Culturally different organizations work together to ensure safety and ­security of these Inland waterways.

BY RICHARD BRAY

Far from being a “victimless crime”, contraband tobacco ­victimizes every citizen, says Gary Grant, spokesperson for the National Coalition Against Contraband Tobacco.

Surveillance, Censorship, Intolerance and Violence
BY DAVE McMAHON

Digital networking of those attending the Winter Olympics, will be under intense scrutiny before, during and after the Games.

BY PIERRE PORIER

There is an increasing acknowledgement of the necessity of CBRNE response capability.

BY TIM DUNNE

Canadians must confront increasing numbers of threats that await the unprepared, the careless, and the unaware.