Would you send your children to a school without fire alarms? The time has come to look at gunshot detection the same way.
Shooter Detection Systems is committed to protecting our nation’s children and helping schools build safe, healthy and peaceful learning environments with the Guardian Indoor Active Shooter Detection System. Guardian is a system of smart sensors that detect gunfire in buildings and report that a shot has occurred within one second and with ZERO false alerts. Protecting K-12 schools across the nation today, this plug-and-play system is designed to work independently or integrate with your school’s existing technologies to provide School Resource Officers, local law enforcement, staff and students with immediate, actionable information to help make the best decisions when seconds matter most.
“Ensuring the safety of our students and staff is our undisputed priority, and we recognized opportunities to build upon our existing processes with more capable and responsive technology.”
At a press conference in High Point, North Carolina, Phoenix Academy school officials, representatives of Shooter Detection Systems, and High Point Police Department announce the school’s installation of gunshot detection to directly alert students, staff and 9-1-1 to an active shooter in the school. Watch on WGHP Fox 8 North Carolina below.
North Providence Public SchoolsGovernment, K-12
Phoenix Academy Charter SchoolK-12
Glen Lake Community SchoolsHigher Education, K-12
Texas Independent School DistrictK-12
Wakefield Police & Northeast MetroTech Vocational SchoolGovernment & Public Safety, K-12
Children’s Friend Head Start PreSchoolGovernment & Public Safety, K-12
Hooksett School DistrictK-12
Guardian is the industry’s leading indoor gunshot detection system of choice, performance-certified by U.S. and U.K. government agencies and trusted to protect our customers in facilities across the globe.
Acoustic and Infrared validation for ZERO false alerts when every second counts*
All gunshot data processed within the sensor – having no “human in the loop” reduces risk of errors and associated delays
Sub-one second alerting with shot detection location for immediate, informed response
TWO Available Options: Wireless/Battery-Powered or Standard Power Over Ethernet (POE) sensors
Floor plan map of facility with audible and visual shot location information. Instant SMS and e-mail notifications to select recipients
Flush mounted in wallboard or ceiling tile, surface mount box for concrete/brick structures, color matching options
Simulation and Training
Simulate shots and initiate integrated actions in active shooter drills
Testing & Maintenance
Built-in self-test, regular heartbeat messages, instant maintenance alerts, and a patent pending handheld testing device
U.K. CPNI Certified; U.S. DHS SAFETY Act Certified; Successful Infosec and Penetration Testing by Fortune 10-500 Enterprises
Certified, supported integrations with Video, Access Control, Mass Notification, Mobile Apps, Critical Event Management Systems
Contact & Relay Integrations
Panel alarms, Digital Radios, Emergency Lighting, Public Address, Digital Signage, etc.
Made in the U.S.A. with strict requirements for quality control