Purpose of the building -It is a very important task to know the general purpose and function of the building.It should be considered that if the building is a private property or public, whois authorized to enter inside the building or restricted to public, who isresponsible for key control, maintenance schedule and the working hours. Who willmanage the entry of people inside the building? Is the building can be used forbig events for public. If yes, who is going to manage the security of thebuilding.
Ans who will be responsible for the crime prevention. These are the taskwhich should be considered for preventing crime.Risk involved inside the building -Make a list of all the possible hazards and risk involved inside the buildingand assigning the task of preventing the hazards to the concerned individual. Likerisk related to equipment, building damage, theft, life threats, wallet threatsetc. Analyzing all the hazards involved in the building is a good method, to bepre-prepared for any hazard.Law enforcement –In case of crime who is responsible for the crime. It is important to provide thesafety and security to the people and to the building by providing proper senseof security to the public.
Would the process of security operational effective orunder budget. Patrolling after every interval of time is a method to stop theillegal activities. Physical recommendation –Every building should be properly inspected, like the doors, windows, rooms, lighting,entry and exit.
Windows should be properly checked like the material is used tomake the window and does it possible to enter inside the building through thewindow. Proper lightning in every part of the building is important, so that itwill not give any space to the individual to hide inside the building. Making entryand exit restricted if it is not public place and installing CCTV’s is a goodway to prevent crime and to arrest criminals.Key Control –A well designed Key control can help in reducing the crime. It can secure doors,traffic. It can protect the people and assets of the building. Proper keycontrol and the authority to manage the key should be assigned to the assigneddepartment carefully. A poor key system may lead to theft and damage to theproperty.
Alarms –It depends on the building type and the function of the building that what typeof alarm system should be installed in the building. And considering the usageof the alarm in a building makes it easy to decide the use of alarm. Cost involvedis also important factor.Storage –Is the building capable of storing antiques, huge cash, stamps and expensiveitems? Does the building provide enoughsecurity? Trespassing –Providing enough boards for the information of public that the public entry isprohibited. The spelling should be correct in the boards (“No Trespassing”),people can also use different keywords. Custodians –It depends on the building function that if the custodians are needed.