University Discussing Security Issues Today

University Discussing Security Issues Today

Save Story
Leer en EspaƱol

Estimated read time: Less than a minute

This archived news story is available only for your personal, non-commercial use. Information in the story may be outdated or superseded by additional information. Reading or replaying the story in its archived form does not constitute a republication of the story.

Marc Giauque, KSL Newsradio A task force on campus security is making recommendations today to the University of Utah's board of trustees.

The report follows four months of research. Professor Wayne McCormack, who chaired the task force, says the main message is to get administrators more involved in preparing for anything.

"There are homicidal fanatics, there are weather emergencies, there are all kinds of things that happen in life, and we will endeavor to do the best job we can of managing those emergencies by planning ahead," McCormack explained.

But McCormack says there's no magic solution, not even in the form of text messages or other technology. He says planners now must decide what policies to put into place and figure out how to fund them.

Most recent Utah stories

Related topics



Get informative articles and interesting stories delivered to your inbox weekly. Subscribe to the Trending 5.
By subscribing, you acknowledge and agree to's Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

KSL Weather Forecast