2017 issue 1

TABLE OF CONTENTS

A new approach for addressing complex projects and procurements
BY JONATHAN CALOF

At FrontLine, we search out new ideas and concepts that could help enhance safety and security.

BY SCOTT NEWARK

Expanding pre-border clearance in Canada and the United States was among the highest priority initiatives contained in the Beyond the Border (BTB) Agreement. The details of how it would be implemented were not completed until recently.

BY NICOLA DAVIES

Emergency professionals tap into deep strengths daily when performing their duty, but What makes a leader? Leadership is defined by results, not attributes. It is a leader's ability to influence others that is most important. 

Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR), is the foundation on which every crisis decision depends.

the Pathway to Sustainable Conflict Resolution
BY CASEY BRUNELLE

A look at the dangers posed by reckless security policy and the evident lack of contextual understanding by top policymakers.

Command and Control Capability for Public Safety
BY KEN CHADDER

The ability to collate, analyze and interpret vast amounts of information and turn it into actionable intelligence – allowing a commander to make timely and accurate decisions – is critical.

Maritime Extended Border Security

USCG works maritime security to extend its security in the broad sense of the word.

Newest flagships enhance National Security
BY MARTHA J. LAGUARDIA-KOTITE

Armed Coast Guard vessels interdict drugs, perform search and rescue and coastal patrols, monitor for environmental and fisheries protection, and more. 

The Positive Side of Post-traumatic Stress
BY NICOLA DAVIES

The positive side of post-traumatic stress. Researchers have identified some individuals who appear to have have actually improved their sychological state after trauma.

BY NICOLA DAVIES

At a recent psychology conference, Air Traffic Controllers were singled out as having one of the most stressful and high-risk jobs..

(Malaysia, Indonesia and Philippines)
BY J. PRAKASH

Association of South East Nations is battling Piracy. How the situation in South East Asia became hapless and complicated.

Port Security
BY K. JOSEPH SPEARS , KILEY SAMPSON AND DARRYL ANDERSON

Is the present security regime sufficiently robust and resilient when it comes to safety & security at marine terminals?