Security Operations Management by Robert MccrieSecurity Operations Management by Robert Mccrie

Security Operations Management

byRobert MccrieEditorRobert Mccrie

Paperback | October 2, 2015

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Security Operations Management, 3rdedition,is the latest edition the seminal reference on corporate security management operations for today's security management professionals and students.

The bookexplores the characteristics of today's globalized workplaces, why security has a key role within them, and what the greatest concern are to security practitioners and senior managers. Incorporating the latest security research and best practices, updates toSecurity Operations Management 3rdeditioninclude explorations of the key skills needed by security managers to demonstrate the value of their security program, greater emphasis on identifying and managing risk, and coverage of the latest technological advances in security control, command, communications, and computing. The third edition also delves more deeply than previous editions into online security training practices, as well as investigates the changing roles of women and minorities in security operations.

  • Includes all-new cases and examples including from outside the U.S. providing coverage of both the business and technical aspects of security
  • Offers increased coverage of cybercrime and workplace violence
  • Explores the latest technological advances in security control, command, communications, and computing, and current techniques for how prospective security personnel are vetted, including how to use social media
  • Prepares security professionals for professional certification exams
Since 1970, Robert McCrie has written, edited, researched, taught, and consulted broadly in issues related to security management (protection of assets from loss) and criminal justice. He edits Security Letter and was founding editor-in-chief of Security Journal, a research journal, and now is editor emeritus.He has been associated wit...
Title:Security Operations ManagementFormat:PaperbackDimensions:464 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:October 2, 2015Publisher:Butterworth (trade)Language:English

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ISBN - 10:0128023961

ISBN - 13:9780128023969

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Table of Contents

Preface Acknowledgments

PART I - GENERAL MANAGERIAL FUNDAMENTALS AND COMPETENCIES Chapter 1: Security Operations in the Management Environment Chapter 2: Core Competencies to Initiate Effective Protection Programs Chapter 3: Vetting to Make Best Selections of Future Employees Chapter 4: Training and Developing Workers for High Performance Chapter 5: Supporting and Motivating Supervisors and Staff

PART II - SPECIAL ISSUES IN SECURITY MANAGEMENT OPERATIONS Chapter 6: Personnel Management: Appraising for Promotion or Discipline Chapter 7: Accounting Controls and Budgeting Chapter 8: Operating Personnel-Intensive Programs Chapter 9: Operating Physical- and Technology-Centered Programs Chapter 10: Challenges for Security Operations Today and Tomorrow Chapter 11: Leadership for Optimal Security Operations

Appendix A: Contact Information for Security Organizations Appendix B: Code of Ethics of ASIS International Appendix C: The MBA Oath Appendix D: Report of the Task Force on Private Security