The annual NGI study is based on a subset of 88 U.S. cities using ShotSpotter technology during 2018 and 62 of those cities comparing use year-over-year during the same time period from 2017 to 2018.

ShotSpotter Detects Over 140K US Gunfire Incidents in 2019

ShotSpotter, a leader in solutions that help law enforcement officials identify, locate and deter gun violence, and the Gold Winner in the 2019 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, report that, amongst...
Having a solution that prioritizes physical security of individuals at the expense of their privacy is no longer an option. If doing both is not mandated by your jurisdiction, it soon will be. Getting ahead of enforced legislation while you have ample time to investigate options is the best position to be in. (Courtesy of Senstar Corp,)

How To – Balancing Privacy with Physical Security

By '2019' ASTORS Homeland Security Platinum Award Winner for Best Intrusion Detection & Prevention Solution, Senstar Corporation Privacy laws continue to change. On January 1, 2020, the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) went into effect. Similar...
MassAlert® is an advanced software program that utilizes a graphical user interface for overall control and monitoring of the ATI emergency notification system.

ATI Enhances MassAlert® to Improve User Response to Crisis Situations

ATI Systems, a global leader in mass notification systems, and a Platinum Award Winner in the 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program for Three Consecutive Years, is releasing the latest version of its market...

Radar-Based Autonomous Interceptor to Track and Stop Dangerous Drones

Drone sales have exploded in the past few years, filling the air with millions of new aircraft. Simple modifications to these drones by criminals and terrorists have left people, privacy and...

Behavior & Physical Environment: You Can’t Fix One Without the Other

Guest OpEd By Doug Haines, Owner, Haines Security Solutions A couple of months ago, I was watching a news report about a kid who was bullied, beaten and died from the injuries inflicted on him...
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Want to Keep Your Community Safe? Use Better Mass Notifications

At the federal, state and local level, government employees know that keeping their communities and constituents safe and informed is their top mission. Whether it’s the threat of violence, an impending...
As the Platinum Award Winner for the 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award “Best Fire & Safety System,” three years running - the SOS (Siren Operated Sensors) Silent fills an urgent need for first responders to access gated communities without stopping or leaving their vehicle to enter a code or to use a key.

Emergency Access is Urgent!

As more of us choose to live in gated communities or put a gate on our private residence, it’s increasingly important to support emergency responders with the tools they need to...

COVID-19? Screen with AI-Base, Non-Contact Thermal Imaging for ‘Feevr’

As the rapidly evolving COVID-19 pandemic is causing concern internationally, Barry Oberholzer, CEO of X.Labs, and Multiple-Award Winner in the 2019 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is aware that many his...
U.S. Air Force teams will use the FLIR Centaur robot to help disarm improvised explosive devices, unexploded ordnance, and perform similar hazardous tasks. Multiple sensors and payloads can be added to the 160-lb. Centaur to support other missions.

FLIR Receives $23M Air Force Order for Centaur UGVs (Multi-Video)

FLIR Systems, a Winner in the Annual ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program for Four Consecutive Years, has received an order for the U.S. Air Force, for more than 180 of the company’s Centaur™...
The ASC Clarity siren from 'ASTORS' Award Winning American Signal Corp. (ASC), was designed with the user in mind. It’s lightweight, easy to install, and easy to activate.

ASC New Siren Designed for Easy Installation, Exceptionally Clear Alerts

American Signal Corporation (ASC), a recognized Winner in the Annual 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program for Three Consecutive Years, has developed an innovative, new electronic siren designed for easy shipping, easy...