Leif Kothe

Leif covers the monitoring and central station beat as associate editor. He fully joined Security Systems News in June 2013 after working previously as the web editor at United Publications, where he divided his time between covering the security and home medical equipment industries. A Maine native, Leif graduated from Wheaton College (Ma.) as an undergraduate and holds a Master's in journalism from the University of Missouri.

Recent Articles

Pam Petrow, CSAA VP, says local advocacy will be key to getting more PSAPs—and central stations—on board
Wed, 08/20/2014
IHS: Younger average PERS user will drive growth, but just how young those users will be up is still up for debate
Wed, 08/13/2014
Senate committee wants to extend authorization interval proposed in House bill, which passed in July
Wed, 08/13/2014
For law enforcement, the essential task for video verification technology is to maintain confidence that a priority response is needed, police chief says
Wed, 08/06/2014
The industry’s mobile trajectory could make Geographic Information Systems into a broader trend, industry watcher says
Wed, 08/06/2014