Chris Grollnek Interview in Buildings Publication

Chris Grollnek Interview in Buildings Publication

Chris Grollnek was interviewed as an active shooter prevention expert by Jennie Morton of “BUILDINGS.”   She a Senior Editor and fantastic interviewer, thank you for a brilliant question and answer period over the phone…

Our input was brief but the point was spot on and the writer captured the thoughts well.  The entire article is well written and researched and has more than just the normal “highlights” of prevention.  Please go to their link to read the article in full:

This is our part from what was published in the March edition of

“The only barrier to hardening a facility is the checkbook,” notes Chris Grollnek, an active shooter prevention expert with Countermeasure Consulting Group. “Your budget dictates how far your security can go.”

You don’t have to put a moat around your property or turn it into a fortress to increase security. Turn to the basic rules of CPTED – crime prevention through environmental design. This concept limits opportunities for crime through strategic design choices. Focus on visibility, access control, and territorial reinforcement.

“You don’t want to rely too heavily on only one or two of these principles. That’s putting all of your security eggs in one basket,” cautions Grollnek. “Research shows that each element of CPTED design you add exponentially increases security and safety levels.”

Please click on the link to read the full article.


Active Shooter Prevention Expert Chris Grollnek

Chris Grollnek Interview in Buildings Publication

Side note: please check out the active shooter prevention video competed by Countermeasure Consulting Group, LLC in 2013 – it is a FREE PSA

By Chris Grollnek

Active Shooter Prevention Trainer and Public Speaker PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY: Chris Grollnek is a dynamic Public Speaker and forward-thinking Director of the Active Shooter Prevention Project, LLC. ( An Interview and Investigation specialist with a record of success at the Executive and National level for Leadership and Management efficiencies regarding Policy and the Curriculum Development for Terrorism related Prevention. Chris recently wrote and appeared in the Department of Justice Active Shooter prevention Training Video (2022-2023). Complete understanding of government and corporate contracting and investigative programs to enhance corporate standards of policy implementation. An architect of efficiencies with a results-oriented pattern of success in investigative techniques, security, safety, sales leadership, and interviewing while leading teams and establishing best practices. A well-versed public speaker, freelance television contributor, and radio news commentator. Experience in testifying before serval governmental bodies, including The United States Congressional bodies of the House and Senate committees, regarding Terrorism Prevention, Response, and Training Initiatives. #activeshooterexpert #NEVERHERE