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Join Bill Bratton at 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards – Register Today

American Security Today is pleased to announce that Bill Bratton, former police commissioner of the New York Police Department (NYPD), the Boston Police Department...

FEMA & Feds Prepare for Critical Category 5 Hurricane Irma (Videos)

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) headquarters in Washington, D.C., its Regional Response Coordination Centers (RRCC) in New York, Philadelphia and Atlanta, and FEMA...

New AST August Fully-Interactive Digital Magazine Published Today

American Security Today is pleased to announce the AST August Digital Magazine is now available for your viewing pleasure. This Month's Issue Features Special Editorial...

Fear of Insider Attack, Service Members Vetted by FBI- Who Dropped...

January 11, 2021 – In Breaking News – AP News U.S. defense officials say they are worried about an insider attack or other threat from...

Heroes Down: 2 Officers Die Following Capitol Protest Turned Riot

January 11, 2021 – In Breaking News – TODAY He was a veteran who later lamented America’s involvement in Iraq. He lived in suburban Virginia but...

NJCU Professional Security Studies Honored with 2020 ‘ASTORS’ Award

The New Jersey City University (NJCU) Professional Security Studies department, has been recognized with a 2020 Platinum 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Award for Cyber Defense,...

Foreign Terrorist Groups Direct Operatives to Attack US says NJOHSP

By the New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness (NJOHSP) Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness Foreign terrorist organizations (FTOs) maintain the ability to...

Hanwha Expands Public Health Surveil with TNM-3620TDY Camera

Hanwha Techwin, a global supplier of IP and analog video surveillance solutions, and a Double Platinum Award Winner in the 2020 'ASTORS' Homeland Security...

Siklu Honored with 2020 ‘ASTORS’ Award for Emerg Communications

Siklu, a global leader in millimeter wave (mmWave) technology for gigabit fixed wireless access, smart city and security networks, is the proud recipient of...

Tobacco Killed More Americans than COVID-19 in 2020: Does it Warrant...

In the worst pandemic in more than a century, COVID-19 killed less than 350,000 Americans. Quietly however, the tobacco industry killed more Americans in the...

Comparing Options of Contactless Access Control by Iris ID Systems

By Mohammed Murad, Vice President Global Sales and Business Development at LG Electronics USA - Iris ID Systems As people continue to return to the...

ShotSpotter Reveals 2020 Gunshot Rates up 48% Across United States

ShotSpotter, a leader in precision policing solutions, and the 2020 Gold 'ASTORS' Award Winner for Best Gunshot Detection Solution, has reported a dramatic rise...

NYC Shootings and Homicides Soared in 2020, Crime Data Shows

New York City and its Police Department were buffeted by conflicting forces in 2020, as a historic low in overall index crime was accompanied...