Officers seized 43 firearms, $300,000, four ounces of methamphetamine, one kilogram of cocaine, and two kilograms of fentanyl. According to the DEA, this image shows a potentially lethal amount of fentanyl. As little as 2 milligrams of fentanyl can be fatal. One kilogram of fentanyl has the potential to kill 500,000 people. This image shows a potentially lethal amount of fentanyl. (Courtesy DEA)

21 Members of Multi-State Fentanyl, Meth & Coke Trafficking Ring Arrested

A federal grand jury has returned an indictment charging 21 individuals for their roles in an Indianapolis-based drug trafficking organization with conspiracies to distribute fentanyl, methamphetamine, and cocaine. The indictment was unsealed...
Osiel Cardenas Jr.Courtesy of the Brownsville Police Department

Fmr Mexican Drug Lords Son Admits Moving Assault Weapons into Mexico

Son of a former Mexican drug lord and a former leader of the Gulf Cartel and Los Zetas, Osiel Cardenas Jr., 30, from Brownsville, Texas, pleaded guilty to smuggling assault weapons from the...
Maj. Richard Star, USAR, an Iraq and Afghanistan war veteran who spent his final months fighting for servicemember benefits while also fighting stage 4 lung cancer, lost his battle to cancer in February 2021.   Medically retired before reaching 20 years, Star was a vocal advocate for legislation to approve concurrent receipt.   He was a “Chapter 61 retiree,” a servicemember who is forced to medically retire from injury on duty.  These retirees are not authorized for concurrent receipt, which means receiving retirement pay from DoD for their service, while also receiving disability pay from the VA to compensate for injury.

Major Richard Star Act a Priority for Our Nations Warfighters (Multi-Video)

Unfortunately, the Major Richard Star Act has also become a priority issue in our nation's political world. While many lawmakers have already shown support, others have not signaled their support for many...
SmokeShield™ compartmentalizes open areas (creating a smoke and fire barrier) to enhance life safety by limiting deadly smoke migration, adding precious time to occupancy evacuation plans and minimizing property and inventory losses. SmokeShield encloses atrium areas, corridors, or other openings in fire barrier and smoke barrier walls. smoke Photo by Viktor Talashuk on Unsplash

SmokeShield™ Fabric Smoke & Fire Competes in 2022 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

CornellCookson, a leading rolling door and grille manufacturer, and 2021 Double ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award Winner, is pleased to announce its SmokeShield™ Fabric Smoke & Fire System has been Nominated to compete in...
Mobile identity has been an evolving technology in the citizen identity market for five years now. Most of the time and effort has been focused on mobile driver’s licenses, and there are many good reasons for that. However, mobile identity has developed so quickly that other use cases are now starting to emerge. It may surprise you to learn that Argentina is leading the way in deploying mobile identity for its national ID project. (Courtesy of HID Global)

Learn How to Navigate Mobile Driver’s License (mDL) Wallet Options

Guest Editorial by Jean-Baptiste Milan for HID Global  Mobile driver’s licenses (mDLs) are quickly moving from promise to reality in many states across the U.S. According to the Secure Technology Alliance, the pace...
Elwood Police Officer Noah Shahnavaz

Cop Killer Fired 36 AK-47 Rounds at Slain Indiana Officer (Multi-Video)

Aug 2, 2022 – In Breaking News – PoliceOne The Elwood police officer shot to death Sunday never had the opportunity to exit his vehicle following a routine traffic stop. Carl Roy Webb Boards II, 42,...
Freedom. We want it in our personal lives, and we want it in our digital lives – especially when it comes to our data. Today, our data is at a crossroads when it comes to freedom: Who really has control over your data? Where can you share it? How can you manage it confidently and safely? Are you really in control of your data’s destiny? (Courtesy of Virtru)

Secure Email Encryption from Virtru Competes in 2022 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

Virtru, a global leader in data protection, is pleased to announce Secure Email Encryption from Virtru is one of two products Nominated to Compete in the 2022 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards...
Researchers are making great strides in using data from AI-based models translatable and usable for local communities on the other side of the digital divide, to assist minimize disaster impact for vulnerability of at-risk populations, as well as minimizing post-disaster recovery costs, explains Sundeep Reddy Mallu, Head of ESG and Analytics at Gramener.

3 Ways AI Can Help Govts Prevent Disaster Impact for At-Risk Citizens

Guest Editorial by Sundeep Reddy Mallu, Head of ESG and Analytics at Gramener The challenges that governments face after a natural disaster are often not only the incident itself but the vulnerability...
The New Rolling Counter Door Package available through CornellCookson, in an ideal solution for stadiums, cafeterias, hospitality and educational facilities, and healthcare offices, offering a minimalist aesthetic while providing security and easy accessibility.

CornellCookson Adds Secure & Easy Install Rolling Counter Door Package

CornellCookson, a leading rolling door and grille manufacturer, and 2021 Double 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Award Winner recently Nominated to compete in the 2022 'ASTORS' Awards Program, is pleased to introduce the...

Safety, Safety, Safety – Summer Heat Safety Tips for Kids, Families & Pets

By 'ASTORS' Award Champion PWPORG, a 501(c)(3) built by law enforcement and security industry practitioners and educators to provide educational resources to kids, families, and communities on safety and emergency preparedness. Summertime can...