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Protecting Your Church from Crime and Violence

Protecting Your Church from Crime and Violence

Assess the security of your church and learn how to prevent crime.

Q&A: Lessons in Protection and Prevention from the Anti-Defamation League Member access only

A conversation with ADL associate director Elise Jarvis about how houses of worship can guard against hate crimes.
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A Shooter in the House

A police officer's advice on how to prevent and react to a gunman at church.
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3 Steps to Keep Criminals from Targeting Your Church

Property prep, community relations, and common sense can go a long way.
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Church Law & Tax Report

Commonwealth of Virginia Not Responsible for Virginia Tech Murder Member access only

State Supreme Court rules state not responsible; massacre was not reasonably foreseeable.
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Protect Your Church From Data Loss or Theft Member access only

Simple steps you can take.
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Responding to Transients Member access only

Protect the safety of your church staff.
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Securing the Faithful Member access only

What New Life Church did right when a gunman showed up in its parking lot.
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Sexual Misconduct at Church Member access only

National survey results may prompt churches to draft policies.
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Staying Above Reproach Member access only

7 rules to help volunteer leaders protect themselves and the kids they serve.
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Preventing Arson Member access only

What your church can do to avoid becoming a statistic.
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Reducing the Risk of Vandalism

Identify and eliminate opportunities for vandalism.
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Befriend Police, Reduce Crime Member access only

Your top theft prevention tool may wear blue.
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Can Technology Help Prevent Crime and Violence at Church? Member access only

Pros and cons of security technology.
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5 Steps for Building a Volunteer Safety and Security Team Member access only

A church administrator creates a sustainable, long-term solution.
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Screening Teen Workers Member access only

How to select safe volunteers without a background check.
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Why Your Church Needs Counseling Policies Member access only

One case illustrates why you need to be proactive in your counseling procedures.
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The Use of Principles and Policies Member access only

Principles provide an underlying sense of direction, while policies provide specific direction.
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Evaluating Your Next Vendor

Ask key questions to avoid getting scammed.
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Building with Security in Mind Member access only

Security elements to consider when designing a new building.
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Can Social Networking Get Us Sued? Member access only

How to safeguard your church staff's use of popular communication tools.
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