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09/09/2021

Area Security Beefed Up Ahead Of High Holy Days

Tags: Federation, Security, Holidays

Area Security Beefed Up Ahead Of High Holy Days

At a time when antisemitism continues to reach all-time high levels across the country, JFC Security, LLC and area law enforcement have devised security plans intended to provide appropriate security so that community members can enjoy the High Holy Days safely.

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06/21/2021

Federation Security Provider Offers Safety Recommendations

Tags: Federation, Security

Federation Security Provider Offers Safety Recommendations

In the midst of rising antisemitism trends across the United States, the Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s security provider, JFC Security, LLC, compiled a list of safety recommendations for the Jewish community to follow, where individuals can also protect the entire community.

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05/12/2021

Meet the Officers of JFC Security, LLC

Tags: Federation, Security

Meet the Officers of JFC Security, LLC

In 2013, the Jewish Federation of Cleveland helped make Cleveland one of the first Jewish communities in the United States to launch a sophisticated community security initiative. With the recent resurgence of overt anti-Semitism and escalating hate-fueled violence, the Jewish Federation of Cleveland has been making a concerted effort to further enhance community security.

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12/01/2020

Jewish Cleveland Stands Up to Hate in New York

Tags: Federation, Video, Advocacy, Security

Jewish Cleveland Stands Up to Hate in New York

Last January, Jewish Clevelanders came out in big numbers to participate in the "No Hate. No Fear. Solidarity March" in New York City to stand up against hatred and anti-Semitism.

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12/02/2019

Safety in Numbers

Tags: Federation, PR, Security, Video

Safety in Numbers

In the face of the growing threat from anti-Semitism and xenophobia, increased security throughout Jewish Cleveland is no longer an option; it’s a necessity. From increasing the number of highly trained officers hired to patrol our community to encouraging and training on sophisticated security protocols at more community locations, Federation is dedicating significant resources towards keeping our community open and welcoming to anyone who wishes to live Jewishly.

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11/08/2019

Pittsburgh Security Rep, Survivors of Synagogue Shooting Share Safety Tips, Experience

Tags: Federation, PR, Security

Pittsburgh Security Rep, Survivors of Synagogue Shooting Share Safety Tips, Experience

Law enforcement agents gathered with leaders of the Jewish community to hear about lessons learned from the Tree of Life Congregation shootings from the director of community security for the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh.

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09/24/2019

Federation Security, Police Ready for High Holy Days

Tags: Federation, PR, Security

Federation Security, Police Ready for High Holy Days

As congregants prepare to engage in perhaps the most introspective time of the year, those charged with safeguarding synagogues are preparing to do so in light of a “new normal.”

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08/25/2019

A Closer Look at Our Community Needs

Tags: Federation, Israel, Overseas, Security

Each June, we allocate the dollars raised through the Campaign for Jewish Needs to a wide range of local and international organizations.

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03/20/2019

Protecting Cleveland’s Houses of Worship

Tags: Federation, PR, Security, Video

Protecting Cleveland’s Houses of Worship

Faith-based communities across the country have been facing a growing threat from xenophobia, bigotry, and hatred. The Jewish Federation of Cleveland, in partnership with the Anti-Defamation League, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), and U.S. Attorney’s Office, hosted a security training session open to all Cleveland faith-based communities, called “Protecting Your House of Worship.”

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11/09/2018

Synagogues Re-Evaluate Security in Wake of Pittsburgh Shooting

Tags: Federation, PR, Security

Synagogues Re-Evaluate Security in Wake of Pittsburgh Shooting

When congregants of Green Road Synagogue in Beachwood gathered for services a week after the mass shooting at Tree of Life Congregation in Pittsburgh’s Squirrel Hill neighborhood, they might have noticed an increase of security with an armed guard at the shul.

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