Newsletter: November 17, 2022

Check out the latest news: Registration open for the National Conference, Gameday Security magazine published, last chance to register for the Marathon and Endurance Events Forum, Intercollegiate Athletics Forum information, NCS⁴ Best Practices available online, eLearning options, staff news, and Sports Security Watch. Read more

The NCS⁴ Publishes Industry Report on Professional Sports Venue Security Issues, Emerging Threats, and Technology Solutions

The National Center for Spectator Sports Safety and Security (NCS4) at The University of Southern Mississippi (USM) has published results from its Venue Security Director Survey in an Industry Report.

The sporting world faces unique challenges when returning to play following a global pandemic, and many leagues, teams, and venues are exploring ways to maintain or improve their security operations. The purpose of this survey is to explore professional sports venue security issues, emerging threats, and technology solutions. Information gleaned from this study will assist venue directors in policy development, increase awareness of technology solutions, identify resource needs, and address training gaps to help protect human, physical, and cyber assets.

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Newsletter: July 14, 2022

The NCS⁴ newsletter is live with an opportunity to provide feedback on training needs, a new product on connected devices from CISA and NCS⁴, DHS/FEMA crowd management course available, '22 conference a success, staff news with a spotlight, welcome new staff, and farewell, and Sports Security Watch. Read more