International Trade Opportunities

CANASA has been contacted by the “Federation of Canadian-Brazilian Business” representing a delegation from Brazil who are coming to Canada this summer looking for partners in the Canadian Security Sector for significant business opportunities. More

Big Gains for Smart Home Security Products

In a recent study from Freedonia Group – – smart home security locks and access controls in the United States are projected to see the largest sales increases. Recent significant events such as ... More

ASIS Canadian Pacific Chapter presents “The Changing Face of Aviation Security" - May 24

From terrorist attacks to geopolitical posturing, if there is one industry that tends to find itself dragged onto the frontline of global security and cyber risks, it is aviation. More

Security Canada Ottawa Keynote Stresses Cyber Awareness

David Shipley, Founder and CEO of Beauceron Security spoke to a full house at Security Canada Ottawa. Shipley focused on “cyber” and how security is being continually shaped by the exploding use of mobile devices and social media. More

Security ONE Acquires Aarway Communications

Security ONE Alarm Systems, based in Leamington ON, has recently acquired the customer accounts from Aarway Communications Ltd. More

Smart Home Security Systems To Grow 26%

A recent report from The Freedonia Group has estimated that demand for all-in-one smart home security systems and kits will increase 26% to $3.4 billion by year-end 2018 from 2017. More

CANASA Executive Director Update

I just returned from ISC West. CANASA’s national President Ellery Demedash and I met with SIA to explore the opportunity to offer their Project Management Course to CANASA members. More

Annual General Meeting Notice and Proxy

AGM All members are encouraged to attend CANASA's AGM being held at the River Rock Casino Resort in BC on June 13, 2018. More

Niagara Regional Police Service Transitioning to a Verification Alarm Response Program

The revised alarm program will take effect July 1, 2018. The Niagara Regional Police Service will be hosting an industry information session for alarm companies and monitoring agencies at 2 p.m. on Monday, May 14, 2018. Everyone is invited to attend. More

Take Caution When Installing Mag Locks in Alberta

The President of the Alberta Fire Safety Association (AFSA) is warning members in Alberta to follow proper procedure when installing mag locks. More

Crime Prevention Booklet Now Available

The 2018 Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police booklet on crime prevention focusing on the theme of “Know Your Source” is now available. Please visit for additional information. More

ASIS Southwestern Ontario Chapter presents CPTED
Level 1 Course

This basic level course is designed to provide a thorough understanding of Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) principles and strategies while giving an opportunity to work on real world problems. More