A Business Case for Improving Security on Campus
27,300 criminal incidents on campuses at post-secondary institutions to police and security agencies 2019.
The most common crimes at colleges and university campuses include burglaries (42%) and sexual harassment (31%).
The nation is currently experiencing a profound security-guard shortage and 34% of security professionals have expected turnover as a direct result of COVID-19.
Creating a Safer Environment for Higher-Education Institutions
The last several years have seen a steady rise in on-campus crimes and incidents such as active-shooter situations, theft, vandalism, sexual assault and more. Unsurprisingly, this rise in crime has had a direct impact on college selection and enrollment.