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Comm Bill Bratton to Speak at AST’s 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards at...

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...

Hero Down: IL State Trooper Shot & Killed Serving Warrant (Multi-Video)

August 23, 2019 – In Breaking News – Fox News An Illinois state trooper died Friday from wounds he suffered hours earlier while executing a search warrant. Illinois State Police SWAT team member Nicholas Hopkins, 33, was...

American Society of Safety Pros Aims to Reduce Risk of Workplace...

Violence in workplaces across the United States is a growing problem, with shootings too often reported at manufacturing plants, shopping centers, schools, night clubs,...

No Nonsense Cyber Threat Detection Made Simple with Deception

For years, attackers have successfully used deception tactics for breaching networks. They masquerade as legitimate employees, using stolen credentials and deceptive measures to infiltrate a...

SafeLogic Returns to Compete in 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program

SafeLogic, an innovator of encryption products for applications in mobile, server, appliance, wearable, and other constrained environments, and a 2018 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Winner,...

New Border Wall Project Completed in San Diego (Learn More, Multi-Video)

On August 9, 2019, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), in partnership with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), completed construction on approximately...

AST Travels to Italy to Check Out Security in the Eternal...

As American Security Today's Editorial Director, I am excited to travel to Italy: Rome & Pompeii on August 27-31, and I am just dying to...

‘Alarming’ First Vaping Death Reported in US (Multi-Video)

By Medscape Medical News An individual who had recently vaped and was hospitalized with severe respiratory illness in Illinois has died, the Illinois Department of...

Smiths Detection CT Boosts Security & Improved Passenger Experience

Airport security can often be a frustrating and anxiety-inducing experience for travelers. While 57% of passengers feel uncomfortable with the removal of personal items from...

‘ASTORS’ New Competitor Gallagher Wins a Product of the Year Award

Gallagher, a global technology manufacturer and new competitor to the Annual 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, has announced its Security Health Check auditing tool...

A Hangman’s View of Jeffrey Epstein’s Neck

By Jane M. Orient, M.D., Tucson, AZ, Executive Director, Association of American Physicians and Surgeons (AAPS) The science of hanging was developed in the 19th...