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12/12/2023

A Legacy of Safety: Celebrating 10 Years of JFC Security in Action

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A Legacy of Safety: Celebrating 10 Years of JFC Security in Action

Helping to keep our community safe is one of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s top priorities. Through our security provider, JFC Security, LLC, we are continuously exploring new ways to enhance our community’s ability to combat hatred targeting the Jewish community. Since its humble beginning in 2013, JFC Security has become the gold standard of community security initiatives across the country.

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12/04/2023

Community Remains Vigilant in Wake of Oct. 7 Attack

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Community Remains Vigilant in Wake of Oct. 7 Attack

With antisemitic incidents on the rise, especially since the Oct. 7 Hamas surprise attack on Israel, the Northeast Ohio Jewish community and local law enforcement have remained on high alert.

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11/09/2023

WATCH: Jewish Cleveland Makes Every Second Count Through Security Training

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WATCH: Jewish Cleveland Makes Every Second Count Through Security Training

The First 7 Minutes is a seminar offered by Israel's most experienced paramedics and instructors to provide communities with the tools they need to stay safe and save lives in the chaotic period between an armed attack and the seven minutes it typically takes for EMTs and other first responders to arrive to the scene.

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09/14/2023

JFC Security, Local Police Departments Keep Watchful Eye on Community

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JFC Security, Local Police Departments Keep Watchful Eye on Community

Dreaming of the matzoh balls and challah that follow Yom Kippur, safety is the last thing congregants should be worried about during the High Holy Days.

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06/27/2023

‘First 7 Minutes’ Helps Train Community, Jewish Professionals

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‘First 7 Minutes’ Helps Train Community, Jewish Professionals

Community members and local Jewish professionals took part in a life-saving training program called “First 7 Minutes” June 22 at the Jewish Federation of Cleveland in Beachwood.

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01/25/2023

Israeli Expert Discusses Security During Training Seminar

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Israeli Expert Discusses Security During Training Seminar

The Jewish Federation of Cleveland and JFC Security, LLC hosted The Security Trustee training seminar Jan. 18 and Jan. 19 for synagogue leadership, schools, agencies, ushers and greeters, security officers and area law enforcement.

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11/01/2022

WATCH: This Is JFC Security

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WATCH: This Is JFC Security

JFC Security, LLC was established in 2013 to be Federation’s security provider to Jewish Cleveland, helping to keep Jewish Cleveland better protected so we can live active, Jewish lives.

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10/25/2022

New York, Cleveland Look To Each Other For Security Best Practices

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New York, Cleveland Look To Each Other For Security Best Practices

During a time of increased antisemitism in Ohio and nationwide, providing security for the Jewish community has become an even greater challenge. As part of an effort to better address those issues, JFC Security, LLC, the security provider of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland, shared with New York officials the best practices used by the organizations.

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09/22/2022

Federation Security Provider Serves As Model Emulated By Other Communities

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Federation Security Provider Serves As Model Emulated By Other Communities

JFC Security, LLC, the security provider of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland, inspired other communities and law enforcement while presenting its model of creating public and private partners at the National Homeland Security Conference.

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08/16/2022

Jewish Cleveland Becomes First Faith-Based Community in the United States to Link Security Camera System Directly to 24-hour Emergency Communications Center

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The Jewish Federation of Cleveland today announced that its security provider, JFC Security, LLC (JFC Security), has launched a new, technology-based community monitoring system that is directly linked to a 24-hour emergency communications center. The system – which utilizes more than 700 sophisticated, 360-degree view security cameras and 26 automated license plate readers – provides a live feed to the communications center, where trained security personnel watch for suspicious behavior or anomalies to typical day-to-day activities.

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