Protecting Houses of Worship, Providing Security for Sanctuaries

Recent violent incidents at public venues like concerts, movie theaters, parks, stadiums, and churches underscore the importance of paying attention to our surroundings. Knowing what to do and preparing for the unexpected can not only improve your personal safety but also the safety of others. This list of best practices will guide you through the personnel, procedural, technical, and physical measures you can consider to ensure safety at your house of worship.

After you take a look at the items on this checklist contact G. Michael Verden, Owner and CEO, for a confidential consultation about your next steps to enhance security at your location at [email protected] or 312.515.8747.