Sports facilities receive recognition during National Sports Safety and Security Conference

A total of six sports facilities were recognized for their leadership in addressing safety and security issues as part of the 2022 National Sports Safety and Security Conference & Exhibition, June 28-30 in Orlando. The event is presented annually by the National Center for Spectator Sports Safety and Security (NCS4) at The University of Southern Mississippi.

The Facility of Merit Award recognizes a facility that has performed above and beyond normal operations to demonstrate an innovative approach to enhancing safety and security. The chosen facility may also have resolved a significant safety/security issue or incident.

Each league or organization selects the criteria and makes the determination as to who will be recognized. Facilities that received the award include:

  • AJC Peachtree Road Race
  • William Ball Stadium – Eustis Field
  • Kyle Field – Texas A&M University
  • MLB at Field of Dreams Ballpark
  • M&T Bank Stadium
  • Madison Square Garden
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