Strategic Security Management, Second Edition provides security leadership and decision-makers with a fresh perspective on threat, vulnerability, and risk assessment. The book offers a framework to look at applying security analysis and theory into practice for effective security program, implementation, management and evaluation. Chapters examine metric-based security resource allocation of countermeasures, including security procedures, utilization of personnel, and electronic measures. The new edition is fully updated to reflect the latest industry best-practices and includes contributions from security industry leaders-based on their years of professional experience-including Norman Bates, Robert Emery, Jack Follis, Steve Kaufer, Andrew Rubin, Michael Silva, and Ken Wheatley.
Strategic Security Management, Second Edition will be a welcome addition to the security literature for all security professionals, security managers, and criminal justice students interested in understanding foundational security principles and their application.
Country of Publication:
2nd New edition
17 September 2019
Professional and scholarly
Chapter 1 Data-Driven Security [Karim Vellani] Chapter 2 Identifying Assets in Need of Protection [Karim Vellani] Chapter 3 Threat Assessments [Karim Vellani] Chapter 4 Crime Analysis [Karim Vellani] Chapter 5 Vulnerability Assessments [Karim Vellani] Chapter 6 Risk Assessments [Karim Vellani] Chapter 7 Crime Prevention Theories [Karim Vellani] Chapter 8 Security Measures: Governance [Karim Vellani] Chapter 9 Security Measures: Physical Security [Michael A. Silva] Chapter 10 Security Measures: Personnel [Michael Silva] Chapter 11 Project Management [Karim H. Vellani and Andrew Rubin] Chapter 12 Gaining Support for Security Programs [Robert J. Emery] Chapter 13 Forensic Security Consultants and Security Liability [Norman Bates] Chapter 14 Workplace Violence Prevention [Steve Kaufer] Chapter 15 Security Risk Modeling [Jack Leonard Follis] Chapter 16 Security Program Leadership [Ken Wheatley]
Karim H. Vellani is the President of Threat Analysis Group, LLC, an independent security consulting firm. Karim is Board Certified in Security Management (CPP) and a Board-Certified Security Consultant (CSC). Karim has more than 25 years of security management, crime analysis, and forensic security consulting experience, and holds a master's degree in Criminal Justice Management. He is the author of this book and Applied Crime Analysis and has contributed to many other security related books and journals.