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    CAUSE Weekly Wrap Up | 10

    Use a rideshare service? It’s supposed to get safer.  Full story here.   After Brooklyn gun smuggling investigation, TSA adding new security measures. An Atlanta baggage handler was accused of smuggling guns on commercial jets, and the TSA is now tightening security rules. Full story …

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    Bystander Intervention | Jeff McKissack, Defense By Design

    Two’s Company, Three’s a Crowd Have you ever heard this old proverb, though typically related to dating? Well, in many cases, it could be true for those who (with all the best of intentions) try to intervene in the midst of a confrontation or attack. …

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    CAUSE Weekly Wrap Up | 09

    Victims react to contractor’s arrest in fence, deck scam. “Almost every victim interviewed by the Herald said they found Henry’s 5 Star Fence and Deck on HomeAdvisor.com. Despite the site’s claim to vet contractors with background checks, Bilberry said homeowners looking for contractors should avoid …

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    CAUSE Weekly Wrap Up | 08

    Volunteers may be saddled with costs of child abuse clearances.  It’s great to see organizations stepping up their background screening game. This article sheds some light on the extensive costs, but reassures readers that it’s well worth it.  CAUSE Certification is an ideal program for …

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    8 Ways Women Can Protect Against Sexual Assault | Nicole Sundine, Protective Power Project

    If you’re like me, an article titled 8 Ways Women Can Protect Against Sexual Assault evokes expectations of advice about not wearing high heels in case you have to run, being careful about talking to anyone you don’t know, and carrying your keys in your …

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    CAUSE Weekly Wrap Up | 07

    Angie’s List boasts that they provide ‘Reviews you can trust’.  Consumers are finding out the hard way that that may not be true.  Full story here.   Denver City Council grills Denver Human Services leadership about background check failures. Denver Human Services is making some …

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    Safety Tip Tuesday | March 2015 Recap

    Just a friendly reminder to ensure your home and your family are safe this spring break. Enjoy your vacations! Planning a hike or camping trick? Keep this acronym in mind. Most importantly, ALWAYS let someone know where you’re headed. It’s time to sign your kids …

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