FireIce Fire Prevention Campaign to Minimize Hot Work Accidents (Video)

FireIce Solutions, the exclusive distributor of FireIce® and FireIce Shield® for municipal fire, police and EMS departments in the United States, is rolling out the Stop the Loss® fire prevention campaign. The...
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Sex Trafficker Who Lived In Victim’s Dorm Room Sentenced

A North Texas man was sentenced Wednesday by U.S. District Judge Sam A. Lindsay to 13 years in federal prison for promoting prostitution, cyberstalking and firearms offenses. The sentence was announced by...
Digital Fly’s new Fly Sense vaping and bullying-detection monitor unit and its companion phone application demonstrating the receipt of a vaping alert from a remotely monitored location. (Image courtesy of Corbett PR)

New Anti-Bullying & Student Vaping Detect Sensor & Alert System

Don't let hidden issues sneak up on you. Fly Sense can help keep your school safe. The key to improving life safety and security in schools is through automated situational awareness. Principals...
John Stratton, Verizon executive vice president and president of global operations

Verizon to Build Dedicated Network Core for Public Safety (Learn More)

Reaffirming their decades-long commitment to public safety, Verizon is making substantial investments in new network capabilities, as well as expanded products and services, to enhance our industry-leading 4G LTE network for...

New Lower C-Band RF Module for Military, Federal & Public Safety

Persistent Systems has released a Lower C-Band RF module for its MPU5 radio system, reflecting the company's commitment to a truly modular radio architecture. REAL-TIME SITUATIONAL AWARENESS SEE, HEAR, AND COORDINATE YOUR TEAM Teams...
Arizona State University

S&T’s New Lead COEs for Operational Efficiency & Criminal Investigation

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) has selected the of Arizona State University (ASU) to lead a consortium of U.S. academic institutions and other partners...
Security industry leaders and Boston-area companies join forces to mitigate risk in active shooter incidents by integrating gunshot detection technology with critical event management

Shooter Detection Now Integrates with Everbridge (Learn More, Videos)

In today’s increasingly unpredictable and dangerous world, corporations and communities rely on Everbridge for location-aware incident detection, coordination and response during events such as an active shooter. Shooter Detection Systems (SDS) Guardian...

Florida County Lays Foundation for Next-Gen 9-1-1 (See How, Multi-Video)

The Okaloosa County Department of Public Safety has upgraded to Airbus DS Communications' VESTA® 9-1-1 Call Handling and VESTA® Router solutions. This transition from traditional analog technology to a completely IP-based system allows Okaloosa...
Focuses on Accurate, Timely and Effective Collection, Processing of DNA Evidence

NIJ Releases Best Practices for Sexual Assault Kits

The Department of Justice’s National Institute of Justice (NIJ) has released a report on National Best Practices for Sexual Assault Kits: A Multidisciplinary Approach. The report describes a victim-centered response to sexual...
NICE Inform Elite

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,...