ERIC Number: ED232289
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
School Security Handbook: "Get a Handle on a Vandal."
Scrimger, Glen C.; Elder, Rory
Guidelines for developing a security system that promotes safe and vandal-free schools are offered to administrators in this handbook. Areas covered are: (1) a security checklist; (2) identification of security needs and development of an action plan; (3) a school incident reporting system; (4) comparison of a secure and a nonsecure school; (5) factors associated with school violence and vandalism and prevention techniques; (6) security options available for both grounds and buildings; (7) property identification and inventory control; (8) alarm systems; and (9) security personnel. A bibliography of reference materials is included as well as sample forms for reporting school-related crimes/incidents. (EM)
Descriptors: Administrator Guides, Alarm Systems, Crime Prevention, Elementary Secondary Education, Facility Inventory, Needs Assessment, School Safety, School Security, School Vandalism, Security Personnel, Violence
School Safety Center, Office of the Attorney General, 555 Capitol Mall, Suite 655, Sacramento, CA 95814
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: California State Office of Criminal Justice Planning, Sacramento.; Law Enforcement Assistance Administration (Dept. of Justice), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: California State Office of the Attorney General, Sacramento. School Safety Center.