Nov 27, 2018 News

Guardian Defense Provides Active Shooter Training for Local Businesses – Boca Newspaper

Steve Smith has responded to several mass shootings as a SWAT team member of the Fort Lauderdale Police Department. Now, he is training...
Oct 31, 2018 News - Schools - South Florida

An Alarming Trend: Social Media Threats of Violence

Communities and schools across the country have been combating an alarming new trend: a dramatic rise in social media threats of school...
Sep 25, 2018 Boca Raton - Guardian Defense - Lockdown - News - Schools - Training

Press Release: School Safety in Boca Raton – Seeking Active Shooter Training

  School Safety In Boca Raton - Schools Seek Active Shooter Training   Boca Raton, Florida. September 25, 2018 - With...
Sep 6, 2018 News

Q&A: School Shooter Preparedness – Risk Management Monitor

Schools across the country are back in session. And in the wake of high-profile school shootings earlier this year, safety is a top...
Jul 12, 2018 News

How to Barricade a Door – The New York Times

“How a door opens dictates how you’re going to barricade it,” says Steven Smith, who is a leader of the Fort Lauderdale Police...
May 16, 2018 Businesses - Churches - Colleges - News - Police - Schools - Training

FBI Report: Active Shooter Incidents in 2017 – Guardian Defense’s Takeaways

We recently examined reports on Active Shooter Statistics, between 2000-2016, and concluded that the number of active shooter incidents has...
Apr 24, 2018 Businesses - Churches - Colleges - Hospitals - News - Schools

Active Shooter Statistics, By the Numbers

Active shooter statistics: Between 2000 and 2016, there have been 220 active shooter incidents in the United States, as recorded by the...
Mar 16, 2018 Guardian Defense - Lockdown - News - Schools

Participation in the 17 Minute National School Walkout after Parkland Shooting

The 17 minute national school walkout: On Wednesday, March 14th, 2018 exactly one month after the tragedy at Majory Stoneman Douglas High...
Feb 16, 2018 News - Schools

Parkland Shooting – Florida Public High School Shooting Reflection

The Parkland shooting, another tragedy that hit one of our county public high schools here in south Florida. Our Guardian Defense founder,...
Jan 31, 2018 Businesses - Churches - Colleges - Guardian Defense - Hospitals - Lockdown - News - Schools - Training

How to Barricade a Door Effectively During a Shooting or Terror Attack

You may find yourself wondering how to barricade a door effectively to protect your life during a shooting or other type of threat. But,...