Violent incidents is on the rise. In 2016, violent death were more frequent at faith-based organizations than at schools. In comparing 2016, to the most recent years, it was the second in the number of violent crimes. Year after year, domestic abuse spillover-when a fight at home comes to church-is one of the three most common killers at faith based organizations.
In 2017 it's been a bad year for the Jewish faith. In just one month there were 48 bomb threats called into Jewish Community Centers across the country. The number of Anti-Semitic incidents increased throughout 2017, but the biggest jump was right after Charlottesville, when the number of attacks increased by 182 percent, according to the Anti-Defamation League.
At Sparks Protection Services, we provide armed professional Security Specialist to protect churches and synagogues. We interact with Pastors, Priests, Bishops, and their congregations. We protect them just as we would our own families.