Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 07, 2014
Executives from the Consulting & Investigations Division of national security company Andrews International (AI) are traveling to Anaheim, Calif., for the Twenty-Fourth Annual Threat Management Conference (TMC), presented by the Association of Threat Management ProfessionalsTM®, the Los Angeles Police Department, and the Los Angeles Police Department Threat Management Unit. This year’s Threat Management Conference is scheduled for August 12th through August 15th at Anaheim’s Disneyland Resort Hotel.
The focus of the 2014 Threat Management Conference is stalking and threatening behavior. Dave Cullen, author of the New York Times bestseller Columbine, is delivering Wednesday’s keynote presentation. Cullen is one of a number of nationally recognized speakers leading presentations on major issues surrounding the topic of stalking and threatening behavior. Through event speakers and educational tracks, conference participants see presentations of the most current research data and learn practical methods for managing threatening situations.
The annual Threat Management Conference attracts law enforcement personnel, prosecutors, victim/witness coordinators, mental health professionals, human resources managers, corporate security personnel, and executive protection professionals. Many of these attendees earn professional credits for their participation in the event, From Andrews International, Vice President Andy Lamprey, CPP and Executive Director Russ Owens of the company’s Consulting & Investigations Division will be attending.
Lamprey and Owens are looking forward to this year’s lineup of speakers and educational sessions. According to Lamprey, “As one of the preeminent threat management conferences in the world, this event represents the interests of many of the organizations and individuals we serve. We welcome the opportunity to gain critical insights and exposure to the latest data and practices, and to share and apply what we have learned in our work with colleagues and clients.”
About the Association of Threat Management Professionals
The Association of Threat Assessment Professionals (ATAP) was founded in 1992 as a non-profit organization comprised of law enforcement, prosecutors, mental health professionals, corporate security experts, probation and parole personnel, and others involved in the area of threat and violence risk assessment. The purpose of ATAP is to afford its members a professional and educational environment to exchange ideas and strategies to address such issues as stalking, threats, and homeland security. The primary focus of this organization is to provide the necessary knowledge, tools, and support to better prepare its membership to handle these types of situations. ATAP’s commitment is to expertly address these issues through seminars and training and networking with other professionals working in this field.
About Andrews International, LLC
Andrews International, LLC headquartered in Los Angeles, California, is a full service provider of security and risk mitigation services with operations throughout the United States and internationally. The company offers uniformed security, consulting and investigative services, personal protection, special event security, training, alarm monitoring and response, and disaster emergency response services. For more information, please visit the Andrews International website at http://www.andrewsinternational.com.