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  • BC: RCMP request public’s help locating South Shuswap break-in …
    10.5.20 – Salmon Arm Observer – Chase RCMP would like the public’s help locating a person caught on camera during a break-in last month of the Petro Canada gas station in Sorrento. At 11:31 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 11, 2020, Chase RCMP were alerted to a business alarm at the South Shuswap business.
  • MT: Great Falls man admits stealing firearms in North 40 burglary
    10.8.20 – Great Falls Tribune – A Great Falls man on Thursday admitted to stealing firearms during a burglary of an outfitting store, federal officials said. Carlyle Ray Wells, 25, pleaded guilty to theft of a firearm from a federal firearms licensee.
  • NC: Man charged in southwest Charlotte bank robbery
    10.8.20 – WCNC – Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police charged a suspect in connection with a bank robbery from Thursday morning. Police responded to PNC Bank …
  • NY: Man charged after being found inside closed store  …
    10.7.20 – Rome Sentinel – A 27-year-old man found locked inside the Stewart’s Shop on Erie Boulevard after it had closed has been charged with possessing synthetic …
  • OH: Toledo police looking for kids who threw rocks at child care …
    10.5.20 – 24 News – Toledo police are searching for two juveniles who broke windows on the front of a child care center Saturday night. According to a police report, …
  • PA: DuBois City Police: woman with hammer, alarm for potential …
    10.10.20 – Connect FM — DuBois, PA – Two women got into a physical fight, one of them brandishing a hammer as a weapon, recently in DuBois. On Oct. 7, DuBois City Police say they were called out for a domestic incident. They found two women fighting, one with a hammer in her hand. Police ordered her to drop the hammer and get on the ground.
  • TX: Wichita Falls Police: ATM Burglarized
    10.5.20 – Wichita Falls Times Record New – Wichita Falls police responded to a reported burglary of an ATM Saturday morning. WFPD public information officers Jeff Hughes said police responded to a burglar alarm Saturday morning at a Union Square ATM.
  • WV: Parkersburg Police seek armed robbery suspect…
    10.5.20 – News Sentinel – Parkersburg — Police are searching for a suspect in the Sunday night armed robbery of a convenience store. Parkersburg Police …

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NESA is a federation of state associations established to serve and promote the electronic systems industry at the direction of, and through its affiliated state associations. Seven state associations are part of NESA – Arkansas Security Alarm Association (ASAA), Kansas Electronic Security Association (KESA), Louisiana Life Safety & Security Association (LLSSA),  Maryland Burglar & Fire Alarm Association (MDBFAA), Mississippi Security Association (MSA), Oklahoma Burglar & Fire Alarm Association (OKBFAA) and Texas Burglar & Fire Alarm Association (TBFAA).  For more info visit www.nesaus.org.

NESA Board of Directors

  • President – Chris Russell
  • Vice President & – Maryland Burglar & Fire Alarm Assn. Director – Craig Bober
  • Secretary – Kathleen Schraufnagel
  • Treasurer and Arkansas Security Alarm Assn. Director – Rick Howell
  • Past President – Jordon Brown
  • Kansas Electronic Security Alliance Director – Vacant
  • Louisiana Life Safety & Security Association Director – Dera DeRoche Jolet
  • Mississippi Security Association Director –  Jack Torrence
  • Oklahoma Burglar & Fire Alarm Assn. Director – Steven Brekel
  • Texas Burglar & Fire Alarm Assn. Director – John Helweg
  • Associate Director – Brian Villari
  • False Alarm Reduction Association Director – Kerri McDonald
  • Executive Director – Brad Shipp
  • Louisiana Life Safety & Security Association Alternate – Amy Fuselier
  • Mississippi Security Association Alternate – Shelley Pettit
  • Maryland Burglar & Fire Alarm Assn. Alternate –  Jim Emerick
  • Oklahoma Burglar & Fire Alarm Assn. Alternate – Danna Fowble
  • Texas Burglar & Fire Alarm Assn. Alternate –  Kelly Ryan
  • False Alarm Reduction Association Alternate – Alicia Vela