Several chapter members attended a Active Shooter workshop sponsored by the Department of Homeland Security at Blaisdell Center on Monday, June 26, 2017. This extremely informative workshop was brought to Honolulu by our local DHS Protective Security Advisor James Cruz. The all day workshop provided several modules on developing, planning and implementing an Active Shooter program for your company or… Read more »
Effective June 1st, 2017, the City and County of Honolulu will discontinue sending emergency alert messages via the NIXLE notification system. The city has developed its own emergency notification system and is available FREE via a mobile app from either the App Store or Google Play. Search for HNL. info. This app offers a free subscription to alerts and is… Read more »
ASIS Hawaii Chapter 134 Members: Please be informed that the revised PSP exam, which originally had been scheduled to launch in March 2017 is now planned to launch in November 2017. To note, the 8-piece and newly consolidated 4-piece PSP reference material are both applicable for the current exam format. Test takers will not need to purchase new reference materials should… Read more »
The ASIS Hawaii Chapter is seeking nominations for the positions of Chair, Vice Chair, Secretary, and Treasurer. Nominations can be sent to Jerry Pahukula at firstname.lastname@example.org by October 31, 2016. Once nominations are received, ballots will be created and sent out for voting with further instructions.
September 26, 2016 FBI Releases 2015 Crime Statistics After two years of decline, the estimated number of violent crimes in the nation increased 3.9 percent in 2015 when compared with 2014 data, according to FBI figures released today. Property crimes dropped 2.6 percent, marking the 13th straight year the collective estimates for these offenses declined. The 2015 statistics… Read more »
Congratulations to Chapter member Joe Miller who was recently appointed a Commissioner on the Civil Defense Advisory Commission of the Department of Emergency Management by Mayor Kirk Caldwell. Joe joins chapter member Jerry Dolak who is also currently serving as a Commissioner on the commission. The Civil Defense Advisory Commission is established by Section 6-104, Revised Charter of the City and County… Read more »
Congratulations to Mr. Rick Osborne, PSP, who is this year’s recipient of our annual Chapter 134 seminar ticket drawing. Enjoy Orlando, the seminar and the exhibits!
Congratulations to chapter members Jerry Pahukula and Rick Osborne on earning their Physical Security Professional (PSP) certifications in July. Hard work, perserverance, and good study habits pay off!