Can Mass Shootings Be Prevented?

Can Mass Shootings Be Prevented?

Targeted violence and mass shootings in the United States in 2023 has established record highs from January to May. During this time frame we have had 22 mass shootings resulting in four or more victims killed.

One of the latest shootings occurred May 6 in Allen, an upscale suburb of Dallas, Texas, when a young man opened fire in the parking lot of a shopping mall. The carnage left eight killed.

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Red Flags – Warning Signs Missed Again

Red Flags – Warning Signs Missed Again

On May 14, 2022, Payton Gendon opened fire in a predominantly black neighborhood killing ten people. Gendon, a white man, had a history of making threats.

Law enforcement investigated Gendon when he made threats at Susquehanna High School in Conklin, New York. Unfortunately, law enforcement discounted Gendon as a threat to himself or others, and his name and personal data was not entered into the “red flag” database that would have denied him from purchasing weapons.

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High-Net-Worth and Family Offices are Cyber Targets

High-Net-Worth and Family Offices are Cyber Targets

Let’s face it. Most of the cyber advice out there is designed to sell a product or a service. Most of the cyber advice does not leave the reader with any actionable insights other than to reach back to the author. Let’s try to change that bad behavior specifically for High-Net-Worth Individuals and Family Offices.

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Not All Thieves Are Stupid

1.  CAR REGISTRATION INFORMATION IN VEHICLE Some people left their car in the long-term parking at San Jose while away, and someone broke into the car. Using the information on the car's registration in the glove compartment, they drove the car to the people's home in...

Secure Your Workplace

Secure Your Workplace With a Security Risk Assessment and Emergency Response Plan. Ron Williams retired Secret Service, and Rick Hahn, retired F.B.I. will discuss how to conduct a physical risk assessment and emergency response plan to protect you, your family, and...

How to Avoid Identity Theft

This segment discusses the fastest growing crime in America, identity theft. Learn how thieves steal your identity and what you and your business can do to prevent having identities compromised.

Targeted Violence Prevention with Dr. Manny Tau

Tune in and learn how to identify aberrant and dysfunctional behaviors that can detect a person’s propensity for violence, and what you should do if the person is deemed to be dangerous.

Cyber Security: Don’t Be a Sheep, Be a Lion

As a small or medium sized business (SMB), the last year has likely been a struggle to survive, with all hands focusing on reimagining operations in a pandemic world.As a small or medium sized business (SMB), the last year has likely been a struggle to survive, with...

Prop 24 CCPA – What Does This Mean For Your Business?

It may have been easy to overlook, but a significant change in California privacy law was approved on November 3rd that may mean much more scrutiny and risk for businesses, and stricter privacy regulations across the nation. Via Proposition 24, voters updated the...

Talon Team Members Speak At Global Security Exchange Plus 2020

Supported by Infragard, Talon's cybersecurity experts, Alex Sharpe and Gregory Wessel plan to speak alongside the world's top security industry leaders at the virtual 2020 Global Security Exchange Conference. Held September 21st through the 25th, the GSX+ conference...

YOU Are Even More Exposed in a Post COVID Cyber World

Three Things You Can Do Today Covid accelerated digital adoption and accelerated the rise of the remote worker. About 42% of the workforce is now working from home – up from 9% prior to Covid – that is almost a 500% increase. About 60% of remote workers report being...