The Chicago Police Department is the first agency to incorporate Axon's program into its current crisis intervention training curriculum. (Courtesy of Chicago PD)

Axon Partners with CPD for Virtual Reality (VR) Autism Empathy Training

Axon is partnering with the Chicago Police Department (Chicago PD, or CPD) to pilot Axon's new virtual reality (VR) empathy-based training. Chicago PD, a Major Cities Chiefs Association member, is the first...
'ASTORS' Award-Winning Regroup empowers better mass communication to keep people safe and informed at all times.

Regroup Mass Notification Competes in 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards (Videos)

Regroup Mass Notification, a recognized leader in the mass communications sector, and a Platinum Award Winner in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, is pleased to announce the cloud-based mass communication platform...
SAM® XT rises above other tourniquets as the preferred choice due to its rapid application using TRUFORCE™ technology, an auto-lock buckle that eliminates tourniquet slack by activating innovative baseline force control. Simply CLICK, TWIST and SECURE for a life-saving tourniquet application. (Courtesy of Sam Medical)

SAM XT Extremity Tourniquet Recommended by DoD CoTCCC

SAM Medical, a leader in the pre-hospital, trauma care market, is pleased to announce the SAM XT Extremity Tourniquet (SAM XT) has been recommended by the U.S. Department of Defense's Committee...
The most recent act of heroism in the nation's series of deadly shootings came from Kendrick Castillo, who just days before he was set to graduate from STEM School Highland Ranch rushed a gunman who was barking orders to stay in place and not move. (Courtesy of Facebook)

11 Days. 3 Mass Shootings. 3 Heroes. Why Some Risk their Lives for Others?

May 9, 2019 – In Breaking News – USA TODAY As shots fired inside a synagogue outside San Diego last month, Lori Gilbert Kaye, 60, put herself in between the shooter and the rabbi and died...
With InformaCast alert software from Singlewire, they connect people when and where it matters. When an emergency occurs, the mass notification system helps keep people safe and informed, everywhere, every time. 

InformaCast Fusion Competes in the 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program

Singlewire Software, a leading mass notification technology developer recognized in the 2018 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is pleased to announce the company's InformaCast Fusion hybrid cloud notification platform has been nominated...
An effective Threat Vulnerability Risk Assessment (TVRA) is the first step in developing a valuable school security program, identifying the security risks a particular school faces and ensures that a physical security program is designed to combat those risks, providing a roadmap that can be used to refine or develop a properly integrated safety and security program. 

The Value of Training – ‘ASTORS’ Award Winning True Security Design

By Joseph Pangaro, CPM, CSO True Security Design, recently recognized as the 2018 Gold Award Winner of the Annual ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program for Best Risk Analysis Methodology, is a provider of...

UNCC Shooting Victim ‘Saved Lives’ by Tackling Gunman, Police Say

May 1, 2019 – In Breaking News – The Charlotte Observer A gunman killed two people when he opened fire on Tuesday at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. One of those he allegedly murdered has been described by police as a "hero" because of...
The BILCO Company of Connecticut manufactures The Barracuda, a budget-friendly and quickly installed intruder defense system that has been purchased by school districts, businesses, churches, military bases and other groups throughout the country to provide an extra layer of protection against intruders.

Illinois Senate Votes to Allow Barricades in School Classrooms

The Illinois state Senate passed a bill in early April that will allow schools to add barricades to classroom doors, making it the fourth state in the Midwest to allow barricades,...
ISP say this police artist sketch is the new "face" of the Delphi Murder suspect Monday, April, 22, 2019. (Courtesy of the Indiana State Police and YouTube.) 

New Sketch & Video of Suspect in 2017 Killings of Indiana Girls (Videos)

April 22, 2019 – In Breaking News – Fox News Authorities on Monday released video of a man suspected of killing two Indiana teenagers two years ago and urged the public to...
Edwin Mejia (at right), a Honduran national, charged in Omaha, Nebraska with motor vehicular homicide in the death of Sarah Root, 21, (at left), in January 2016.

Help Locate VOICE Most Wanted Fugitives (Learn More, Multi-Video)

The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) “VOICE Most Wanted” fugitives list, highlights fugitives connected to victims and families of victims who have sought help or information from ICE through the...