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
Check out the latest news: NCS⁴ Best Practices available online, new website launched, Marathon and Endurance Events Forum agenda announced, Intercollegiate Athletics Forum information, staff news, venue manager feedback request, and Sports Security Watch. Read more
Check out the latest news: Upcoming Intercollegiate Athletics Forum, stadium technology survey, NCAA hosts training course, news coverage on the Venue Director Survey Report, Gameday Security article on crowd control challenges, and Sports Security Watch. Read more
Check out the latest news: Venue Security Director Industry Research Report, upcoming Marathon and Endurance Events Forum, “Train-the-Trainer” seminars, DHS/FEMA courses available for scheduling, staff news, new graduate assistants, and Sports Security Watch. Read more
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.Read More
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