Firefighter Christopher Roy, 36, a single father who served with the department for two-and-a-half years, died early Sunday, after responding to a 5-alarm fire. (Courtesy of the Worcester Fire Department)

Hero Down: Worcester Firefighter Dies Battling 5 Alarm Blaze (Multi-Video)

Firefighter Christopher Roy, 36, of the Worcester Fire Department, perished after battling a 5-alarm basement fire of a 3-story, 6-unit apartment building Sunday, on 7 Lowell Street, in Worcester, Massachussets. Roy, a...

Seattle IT Expert Gets Prison for Death Threats & Cyberstalking

Joel Kurzynski, 39, of Seattle, Washington, a former IT professional was sentenced to 30 months in prison and three years supervised release for conducting cyberstalking and threat campaigns against multiple Washington...
An FBI agent was shot in the shoulder in a drive-by shooting in Brooklyn, the NYPD said Saturday.

FBI Agent Shot & Wounded in Brooklyn (Learn More, Video)

December 9, 2018 – In Breaking News – CNN An FBI agent wounded by gunfire on Saturday in Brooklyn was shot while sitting in a parked vehicle, a law enforcement official told CNN. According...
DHS New Additions to S&T’s Data Privacy portfolio to address critical capability gaps for Homeland Security practitioners and instill trust in emergent technologies

DHS S&T Awards $1.14M for New Cyber Data Privacy Tools

Cyber-threats are rapidly shifting and privacy-related breaches are increasing in frequency and impact. To address these concerns, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T), a multiple Platinum Honoree in the...
Tammy Waitt, AST Editorial Director, (left to right), Ben Shirley, Director of Marketing at Ameristar Perimeter Security, accepting one of Five 2018 'ASTORS' Awards from AST Publisher, Mike Madsen, at ISC East in New York City as Ameristar’s Jeff Halaut, Barrier Program Manager looks on.

Ameristar Perimeter Security Wins Big in 2018 ‘ASTORS’ in New York City

Maintaining a secure perimeter is the first line of defense against potential threats. Towards that end, Ameristar Perimeter Security, a new competitor in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, is pleased to announce...
VitalTag can keep first responders connected to their patients via a suite of disposable sensors and mobile app. (Courtesy of PNNL)

Wearable Sensor Tracks Vital Signs in Mass Casualty Incidents (Learn More)

When mass casualty incidents strike, from active shooters or earthquakes, to multiple car pile ups, first responders can easily be overwhelmed by the sheer number of victims needing triage, treatment and...
Expect more targeted IoT attacks and new nation-state threats in the coming year. (Courtesy of YouTube)

Security Threats, Risks and Trends in 2019 (Learn More, Multi-Video)

December 5, 2018 – In Breaking News – techradar - By Sam Curry When it comes to cybersecurity risks and threats in 2019, attackers will do what they always do and follow...

Convict in Plot to Export Carbon Fiber for Chinese Military Removed (Video)

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) officers removed a Chinese citizen last week, who served three years in prison for attempting to illegally export high-grade carbon...
Maliek Kearney traveled to Maryland in August 2015, to kill his wife, 24-year-old Pfc. Karlyn Ramirez leaving their four month old daughter in the dying woman’s arms. (Courtesy of the U.S. Army)

Army Sgt Gets Life Without Parole for Slaying Soldier Wife (Multi-Video)

Army Sergeant Maliek Kearney, age 37, of San Antonio, Texas, has been sentenced to life in federal prison, without the possibility of parole, for traveling to Maryland from South Carolina to...
Acoustic Technology Inc. (ATI), a leader in the mass notification industry, and Platinum Award Winner in the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program for Best Mass Notification/Siren System, is pleased to announce the company’s next generation REACT5000 Central Control Unit (CCU) provides advanced monitoring and control features that enhance the entire line of ATI Mass Notification Products.

ATI Systems Honored with Two 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards

Acoustic Technology, Inc. (ATI Systems), a world leader in the design, manufacturing, and installation of reliable emergency warning and notification systems for the campus, community, industrial, and military markets, is pleased to...