Man Caught Stealing Used Hospital Syringes

hospital entranceA  man was allegedly caught stealing syringes and controlled substances from hospital containers earlier this year.

The 27-year-old was arrested on complaints of larceny of a controlled dangerous substance and possession of a controlled dangerous substance after hospital security detained him around 4 a.m. inside the medical center. According to his arrest report, the man was carrying a trash can filled with needles and 100 to 200 discarded vials containing small amounts of drugs when hospital security confronted him.

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Safety & Health Summit Conference and Tradeshow

Safety & Health Summit Conference and Tradeshow Title: National Safety Council Safety & Health Summit
Location: LaVista, Nebraska
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Start Date: 2015-05-20
End Date: 2015-05-21

The National Safety Council, Nebraska’s Safety and Health Summit is one of the Midwest’s largest annual events for safety, health, human resources, and environmental professionals. For over 30 years, professionals have turned to this event for industry-leading technology, education, networking opportunities, and for products and services needed to stay at the forefront and remain competitive within the industry.

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Audit Locks Increase Security and Reduce Branch Costs

Dakota Security Kaba Mas Auditcon LocksFinancial auditors are becoming increasingly strict on financial institutions for not arming their timelocks and for not correctly managing split combinations.

This is a difficult compliance requirement because traditional timelocks do not provide an audit trail of their arming history and often go months without being armed due to inconvenience and neglect. In-addition, split combination compliance is difficult since each branch needs an ‘A Teller’ and a ‘B Teller’ to manage dual time locks.

This requirement means both tellers must have unique combinations in order to open a lock.  This variable association of unique A/B combinations for each teller creates a number of difficult issues with regard to staffing, scheduling and general management of branch operations. Continue reading

Dakota Security Named to SD&I Fast50 as one of the 50 Fastest Growing Systems Integration Firms for 2015

Dakota Security Named to SD&I Fast50 as one of the 50 Fastest Growing Systems Integration Firms for 2015

Sioux Falls, SD
April 7th, 2015
Dakota Security Fast50 2015

For Immediate Release:

Dakota Security Systems, Inc., a leading independent security integration firm, announces SD&I Magazine has named the company to their Fast50 list as one of the 50 fastest growing systems integration firms for 2015.

Eric Yunag, President and CEO of Dakota Security Systems, Inc. commented on the recognition. “We are pleased to be included on this list of excellent security companies for the third year in a row. This recognition validates our approach to the market and affirms the strategic direction that we have chosen.” Continue reading