Chapter 23. Parking Control and Security
Medical center parking areas, whether surface lots or multilevel structures, are often scary and downright dangerous places. The random shooting death of a police officer in Wilmington, NC, as he and his wife were leaving the hospital at the close of visiting hours; the critically injured woman in Omaha, NB, who was shot in a medical center parking lot by an assailant who was attempting to steal her purse; the hospital parking attendant in Philadelphia, PA, who was shot to death during an armed robbery; the healthcare office worker in Indianapolis, IN, who was locked in the trunk of her vehicle while the assailant drove her vehicle out of the parking structure are examples of tragic incidents occurring ...

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