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ICF will continue to support education and preparedness programs to protect communities living in proximity to the nation’s nuclear power plants. Pictured here, Emergency Response Personnel practice decontamination (Image courtesy of FEMA)

FEMA Awards ICF $21M for RADL Emergency Preparedness

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has awarded ICF a contract valued up to $20.8 million to support education and preparedness programs to protect communities living in proximity to the nation’s...

Father of Football Player Convicted of Rape Shoots Judge (Multi-Video)

By The Associate Press via ESPN The man who shot a judge outside a county courthouse before being gunned down by a probation officer was the father of a Steubenville High School...

Bringing Protected Satellite Comm to the Tactical User (Learn More, Video)

The defense industry-funded Low Cost Terminal (LCT) has been successfully tested this month with an on-orbit Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) satellite. The LCT is an initiative to develop an affordable terminal...

DHS S&T to Take Part in NATO NICS Exercise (Learn More, Videos)

The Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate (DHS S&T) will be participating in the Euro-Atlantic Disaster Response Coordination Centre’s (EADRCC) 17th Consequence Management Field Exercise in Tuzla, Bosnia and...

FL Sheriff Offers Suspects Shelter from Irma, in Jail (Multi-Video)

By Christal Hayes, The Orlando Sentinel Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd is threatening to jail wanted people seeking shelter due to Hurricane Irma. The sheriff, who is known for his outspoken comments, made the threat...
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NICE Inform Elite Incident Intelligence Dashboards – Demos at APCO 2017

NICE, a competitor in the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program will exhibit the new NICE Inform Elite, the eighth generation of its industry-leading multimedia incident information management solution for emergency communications centers,...

Pro-Vision BODYCAM BC-300 with SecuraMax in ‘ASTORS’ Awards

Pro-Vision Video Systems is delighted to announce that their BODYCAM® BC-300 with SecuraMax™, has been nominated to compete in the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program. With the class-leading features and rugged, reliable...
The Boston PD will use NICE Inform Evaluator to ensure that its telecommunicators are following proper protocols and that the systems they rely on are properly supporting them – so they can provide the highest levels of service to Boston’s residents and visitors.

Boston PD Bolsters Efficiency, Service & Next-Gen 9-1-1 Readiness

The Boston Police Department (PD) is deploying the full suite of NICE Inform solutions for quality assurance, multimedia incident reconstruction, and IP telephony and radio recording. NICE, is a 2016 ‘ASTORS’ Platinum Award Winner, and a competitor...

Infant Sleep Positioners: FDA Warning – Risk of Suffocation (See Video)

ISSUE: FDA is reminding parents and caregivers not to put babies in sleep positioners. These products—sometimes also called “nests” or “anti-roll” products—can cause suffocation (a struggle to breathe) that can lead...

POTUS Makes Hard-Line Demands for Any ‘DACA’ Deal (Multi-Video)

By Jeff Mason, Reuters U.S. President Donald Trump, who pledged to help protect young people known as “Dreamers” brought illegally to the United States as children, called on Sunday for money to...