Act Nor For Church Security "Protecting God's House" Facilitated by Commander Troy Officer

Commander Troy Officer
Commander  Troy  Officer
Why Should We Be Concerned Why Should We Be Concerned • 160 Active shooter incidents occurred in the 160 Active shooter incidents occurred in the  US between 2000 and 2013 • 1,043 Casualties (Killed or Wounded) • 486 Killed • 557 Wounded
Why Should We Be Concerned Why  Should  We  Be  Concerned     160 Active shooter incidents occurred in the 160  Active  sh...
Church Specific Attacks • 6 Incidents (3.8%) occurred at houses of  worship • 39 Incidents (24.4%) occurred at educational 39 Incidents (24.4%) occurred at educational  institutions (27 at schools, 12 at IHL)
Church  Specific  Attacks     6  Incidents   3.8    occurred  at  houses  of   worship     39 Incidents  24.4   occurred a...
What Does God Say What Does God Say •1 Chronicles 9:22‐27 – Altogether, those chosen to be gatekeepers at the thresholds numbered 212 They were registered by genealogy in their 212. villages. The gatekeepers had been assigned to their positions of trust by David and Samuel the seer. They and their descendants were in charge of guarding the gates of the house of the Lord—the house called the tent of meeting. The gatekeepers were on the four sides: east, west, north and south. Their fellow Levites in their g y villages had to come from time to time and share their duties for seven‐day periods. But the four principal gatekeepers, who were Levites, were entrusted with the responsibility for the rooms and treasuries in the house of God They would God. spend the night stationed around the house of God, because they had to guard it; and they had charge of the key for opening it each morning.
What Does God Say What  Does  God  Say    1 Chronicles 9 22   27     Altogether, those chosen to be gatekeepers at the thr...
What Does God Say What Does God Say •Luke 11:21 ‐ When a strong man fully armed Luke 11:21  When a strong man, fully armed,  guards his own house, his possessions are safe. •John 15:13 ‐ Greater love has no one than this:  to lay down one’s life for one’s friends. l d ’ lif f ’ fi d
What Does God Say What  Does  God  Say    Luke 11 21     When a strong man fully armed Luke  11 21   When  a  strong  man,...
Develop a Security Conscious Mindset Develop a Security Conscious Mindset Assess your risks your risks • • • • Internal threats External threats E t l th t Vulnerable areas Assets needing protection d
Develop a Security Conscious Mindset Develop  a  Security  Conscious  Mindset Assess your risks your  risks               ...
Develop a Security Conscious Mindset Develop a Security Conscious Mindset Planning your response your response – Threats to people – Threats to property Threats to property – Threats to your  y existence as a  Church…
Develop a Security Conscious Mindset Develop  a  Security  Conscious  Mindset Planning your response your  response     Th...
Develop a Security Conscious Mindset Develop a Security Conscious Mindset Implementation of your plan of your plan – Set up a primary team –T i Train using your plan i l – Regularly assess and update your plan
Develop a Security Conscious Mindset Develop  a  Security  Conscious  Mindset Implementation of your plan of  your  plan  ...
Sanctuary Security Sanctuary Security Control the entries and exits Control the entries and exits Control the pathways once entry is made Assess unknown people k l Intervene quickly and quietly to suspicious  behavior • Have nonverbal signals to indicate a potential  g p threat Have a prepared response to varying threats • Have a prepared response to varying threats • • • •
Sanctuary  Security Sanctuary Security Control  the  entries  and  exits Control the entries and exits Control  the  pathw...
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