Courthouse always belongs to the two important entities;
1) Must be accessible and
2) In centralized locations,
Because they are vulnerable to acts of random violence.
While there is no one solution to issues concerning court security, proper planning must involve collaboration with law enforcement offices, emergency agencies, and governing bodies, but also the integrity of the judicial process.
A Court & Jurisdictions Security Officer integrated with the few emergency skills including how to:
✓ Respond to an Active Shooter,
✓ Best Practices in Court Security,
✓ Judicial Threat Management,
✓ Body Language as a Communication Tool,
✓ Use of sense and much more!
Courts must have proper court security procedures, technology, personnel, and architectural features, to not only protect the safety of the people and property within and around the courts and Jurisdictions.
Source: Court Security Officer Training, National Center for State Courts (NCSC) | Institute of Court Management Certification Programs (www.icmelearning.com)