Entries by Ted Carroll

The Blurring of Public Police and Private Agencies

An article from Policing & Security Consulting Services in response to the Law Commission of Canada Discussion Paper: ‘In Search of Security: The Roles of Public Police and Private Agencies’. (Edited versions appeared in Blue Line Magazine November 2003 and Canadian Security Magazine December 2003) Read the article here: The Blurring of Public Police and Private […]

A Report on University Campus Policing and Security in Canada

A Policing & Security Management Services Inc. research paper commissioned by the Law Commission of Canada for a 2006 report to parliament: In Search of Security: The Future of Policing in Canada. Research paper available upon request. Read the article here: A Report on University Campus Policing and Security in Canada

Inquest Jury Recommendations in the Death of Patrick Shand

Patrick Shand died during an apprehension by store employees and mall security at a Toronto-area shopping centre. A 2004 coroner’s inquest determined that death was accidental resulting from ‘restraint asphyxia’ and that drug use was a factor. The jury made twenty-two recommendations that have been incorporated in Ontario security industry legislation. Policing & Security Management Services Inc. provided expert testimony at the inquest.