Tools and Resources for Securing Venues

Designing and assessing venue security for schools (and in general): The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC's)Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) School Assessment (CSA), although intended for schools, provides checklists and assessment tools for useful venue protections that are more broadly applicable (CDC, 2017).

For houses of worship: Mitigating Attacks on Houses of Worship: Security Guide(CISA, 2020).

For health facilities: Active Shooter Planning and Response in a health care setting(Healthcare and Public Health Sector Coordinating Council, 2017).

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