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

One presenter says deploying cameras outside the home, rather than inside, is the way to go
Wed, 09/10/2014
Industry takes action to ensure ISPs do not interfere with alarm data; ESA, AICC petition FCC
Wed, 09/10/2014
Physical security applications on the rise include access control, video surveillance and analytics, and screening and scanning devices
Wed, 09/10/2014
Readers say business as usual is not an option. Nontraditional services expected to play larger role
Wed, 09/03/2014