Protecting the Future: Ensuring Safety Through Security Solutions

June 28, 2023
Mike Matranga

In this timely episode of the SecurED Podcast, host Mike Matranga from M6 Global Defense engages in a thought-provoking conversation with Tracy “TK” Keele an independent consultant with M6 Global Defense and former chief of police for Clear Lake Shores. As recent tragic events highlight the need for improved safety measures in K-12 schools, the discussion delves into the crucial components often overlooked in school security. The episode aims to address the question: How can we leverage behavioral analysis and data to prevent incidents of violence?

Main points of discussion:

  • The limitations of relying solely on preparedness drills and police presence in schools.
  • The importance of addressing behavioral health and intervention strategies.
  • The untapped potential of leveraging data to identify individuals on a pathway to violence.

Tracy “TK” Keele brings over 30 years of law enforcement experience to the table. Having transitioned into the physical security space, he offers invaluable insights and expertise on enhancing school safety and creating a safer environment for students and staff.

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