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Armed Security Guard Caught On Camera Fast Asleep Outside Homeland ...
An armed security has been suspended after getting caught on camera sawing wood while stationed in a guard booth at a federal office building in lower Manhattan. And above the guard's sweetly slumbering head what do we find but a sign reading, ...

CBS Local

CBS 2 Exclusive: Armed Guard Caught Sleeping At Lower Manhattan Federal ...
CBS Local
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A security guard was supposed to be protecting a high-profile spot in Lower Manhattan, but a CBS 2 viewer caught him asleep on the job. As CBS 2's Hazel Sanchez reported exclusively, the armed guard was hired to protect ...

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Manatee adds armed guards to elementaries
WTSP 10 News
Bradenton, Florida -- As Manatee County elementary students return to school they will see a new addition: armed security guards. And, parents' reactions are mixed. "I think it's a great idea for the safety of our kids and for me it gives me peace of ...
More security coming to Manatee County elementary schoolsBay News 9

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Apartment residents say they're scared of their own security guards
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A man accused of shooting up an apartment with a woman and children inside is behind bars, but people who live at Tulane Apartments say they're still worried about their safety. Jenico Burrus was arrested Tuesday. He faces six counts ...

Mall Security Guards Debate Punishment Options for New Crime
It's a crime that's so new, there are no punishment guidelines on the books. Arden Fair Mall security guards watched as a woman pulled the charging plug out of an electric car, then plugged it into her own car. The incident was caught on security ...

Batavia Downs security guard credited with saving a life
The Daily News Online
Cory Lapp, a security guard at Batavia Downs, has received wide praise after he and his colleagues provided life-saving assistance to a Downs patron Monday. Lapp, an EMT in the Attica Fire Department, provided CPR to a man suffering a heart attack ...

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Commonwealth Games security guards fired for taking picture with Jamaican ...
"Sword Security's policies are designed to ensure the privacy of athletes is fully respected in the lead-up to and during competition." In the wake of the incident, the 15,000 Commonwealth Games volunteers, known as Clyde-siders, have reportedly been ...
Commonwealth Games security guards reportedly fired for taking picture with ...Irish Independent
Three security guards at Games axed over selfie with Usain
Three security guards at Hampden axed from Games role over Usain Bolt selfieGlasgow Evening Times
GiveMeSport -Daily Mail -Evening Standard
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Man accused of attacking two security guards outside Northwest Dallas apartments
Dallas Morning News (blog)
Two security officers dressed in uniform were patrolling an apartment complex in the 9700 block of Webb Chapel Road. They noticed a white Ford F-150 around 11:40 p.m. that was stopped in two parking spots, with no lights on, but with the engine running.

News 12 Bronx (registration)

Mount Vernon: Slain security guard identified
The Journal News |
MOUNT VERNON – Police on Tuesday identified the security guard killed early Monday morning at Levister Towers as Richard Brown, 47, of the Bronx. Brown was allegedly shot multiple times by a supervisor at his company, Dontan Jenkins, 32, of Mount ...
Security guard accused of killing colleague in Mount VernonThe Journal News /
Dontan Jenkins, 32, arrested in shooting death of apartment security guard ...News 12 Bronx (registration)
Guard for Brooklyn-based company, Nature's Finest Security, killed on the job ...News 12 Brooklyn

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Protesters tell Apple: Ensure fair treatment for security guards
People's World
CUPERTINO, Calif. - "Hey hey, ho ho, union busting's got to go" rang out across the Apple "campus" here June 23. Union and community activists called on the iconic computer and smartphone manufacturer to push for fair treatment of security workers by ...

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