A new law requires all Texas students to take a class on how to interact with police before being eligible for graduation. (Courtesy of the Texas Commission On Law Enforcement and YouTube)

TX Requires Students to Watch Video on How to Interact with Cops (Video)

By Anne Branigin, The Root In an effort to repair trust between Texas citizens and law enforcement, all high school students in the state must take a class and watch a 16-minute...
Prosecutors said between 2010 and 2013, Leach, 33, of Silver Spring, groomed and then abused the seventh- and eighth-grade girls while he was a math teacher at Meridian Public Charter school in D.C.

Fmr DC Middle School Teacher Gets 11 Yrs for Sexually Abusing Four Students

Robert Wilson Leach, 33, a former public charter school teacher based in Washington, D.C., was sentenced on Friday to 11 years and 10 months in prison for sexually abusing four...
In order to keep everyone safe, no matter what device they are using in any part of the world, enterprise-level emergency notification solutions had to evolve to include any and all communication channels. Only a modern system can give organizations and employees peace of mind that they are protected and will be informed should an emergency or significant event occur.

AlertMedia a Finalist in 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program

AlertMedia, a 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award Winner, has been selected as a Finalist in the 2018 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Award Program. AlertMedia’s mass notification system has led to a monumental shift in how...

New SWORD Technology Spells the End to Asymmetric Terrorism (Video)

By Barry Oberholzer, CEO of Royal Holdings, Inc. The concept of asymmetric warfare — a weaker force adopting tactics and strategies that place the stronger force at a disadvantage —  is nothing new. The...
Vigilant’s new investigative platform is an invaluable partner in any law enforcement investigation, providing nearly all the tools investigators need, short of conducting interviews and interrogations

Vigilant Solutions Launches Vigilant Investigative Center (VIC) Multi-Video

Vigilant Solutions, an AI and data analytics company that provides technology to public safety an artificial intelligence (AI) and data analytics company that provides technology to law enforcement, and a Finalist in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland...
Plan Patrol Missions for Highest Crime Deterrence - A More Efficient Way to Deploy Resources

ShotSpotter Springboards into AI-Driven Analysis & Predictive Policing

ShotSpotter, a leader in gunshot detection solutions, and a competitor in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program is moving into the AI-driven analysis and predictive policing sectors with the company's acquisition of the HunchLab...
Utility, Inc. and Sony Provide Law Enforcement With Smart Patrolling Solutions Powered by AI as an Add-on to the Rocket IoT™ Vehicle video systems, Freeing Officers from Keying in License Plate Numbers and Significantly Minimizes Driver Distraction.

New Smart Patrolling by Utility & Sony to be Unveiled at IACP (Learn More)

Utility Inc. have collaborated with Sony Imaging Products & Solutions Inc. to develop Smart Patrolling, the first in-car camera video system with artificial intelligence (AI). Smart Patrolling will add to conventional license plate reader...
American Signal Corporation (ASC) answers the call for preparedness with their ASC AWARE notification system, ensuring any internet-enabled device connected to your server is ready to receive notice of a threat if or when one arises.

ASC Aware Competes in 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards

American Signal Corporation (ASC), Two-Time Winner of the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards, is pleased to announce that the company has been nominated to compete in multiple product categories in the 2018 'ASTORS'...
In seconds, the Rave Panic Button app clearly communicates an emergency to 9-1-1, on-site personnel, and first responders. Rave Panic Button shortens response times and improves safety for all those in the immediate area.

Rave Panic Button in 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program

Rave Mobile Safety, a trusted partner for safety software protecting millions of individuals, and a Two-Time Winner in the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, is delighted to announce the Rave Panic Button has been...
PSN is a nationwide Justice Department program committed to reducing gun and gang crime by networking existing local programs that target gun crime and supporting those efforts with training and funding.

Over $30M to Project Safe Neighbor-hoods & Combat Violent Crime

The reinvigoration of Project Safe Neighborhoods (PSN) Program, the centerpiece of the Department of Justice’s violent crime reduction efforts across the country, has been commemorated by U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Towards that end,...