The OpEx assessed first responder technologies that addressed the region’s public safety capability gaps to help ready agencies for the World Games 2021 and unexpected natural disasters. S&T also partnered with industry to provide vendors the opportunity to receive operational feedback about their technology from first responders.

Putting Next-Gen Techs in the Hands of Birmingham First Responders

Imagine a hot, balmy day in August as fans gather for the University of Alabama football game day opener at the packed Legion Field Stadium in Birmingham, Alabama. Two minutes into...
ASR Alert Systems is a state of the art security technology specializing in the field of threat and medical alert notifications to Law Enforcement, First Responders and those individuals within the building or organization in the event of a crisis.

ASR Alert Systems a New Finalist in 2019 ‘ASTORS’ (See in Action, Video)

ASR Alert Systems, a new competitor in the 2019 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is pleased to announce the ASR Alert System, has been selected as a Finalist. ASR Alert Systems is...
A gunman opened fire at an off-campus “Twerk or Treat” costume party celebrating Texas A&M University-Commerce Homecoming, leaving two people dead and 14 injured before he escaped in the ensuing chaos, a sheriff said Sunday. (Courtesy of YouTube)

Manhunt for Gunman who Stormed College Party Killing Two (Video)

October 27, 2019 – In Breaking News – Dallas News The parking lot outside the Party Venue near Greenville was littered Sunday with signs of the panic of the night before. Halloween masks...
“Every day facial recognition technologies help law enforcement to generate leads in cases, such as homicide, rape, armed robbery and other violent crime, as well as for non-enforcement reasons, including identifying elderly persons stricken with dementia, finding lost and missing children, identifying homeless persons with mental illness and identifying deceased persons,” explains Carl Szabo, Vice President and General Counsel of NetChoice.

Group Defends Facial Recognition Use by Police in Massachusetts

Law enforcement agencies across the country use facial recognition technology to generate leads in criminal cases. Not surprisingly, most Americans approve of this use of technology. Surveys show that a majority of Americans (55%)...
Collect, Connect to and Chase Evidence and Leads from Your Mobile Device with New NICE Investigate Mobile - See for yourself at IACP 2019, Booth #4815.

NICE Investigate Unveils New Mobile App to Improve Incident Response

NICE, a Platinum ‘ASTORS’ Award Winner for Three Consecutive Years in the Annual ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, and a Finalist in the 2019 'ASTORS', has enhanced the NICE Investigate Digital Evidence...
KEEP YOUR PEOPLE SAFE, INFORMED, AND CONNECTED Use AlertMedia's mass notification software to communicate during critical events.

AlertMedia Chosen for Three Finalist Spots in 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

In August 2019, AlertMedia was ranked #285 on the Inc. 5000 list of the fastest growing privately held companies in America—making AlertMedia the 35th-ranked software company in the country and the...
The funds will be used to develop school threat assessment teams and pursue technological solutions to improve reporting of suspicious activity in and around schools, as well as implement or improve school safety measures, such as coordination with law enforcement, the use of metal detectors, locks, lighting and other deterrent measures, and more.

DOJ Awards $85.3M in Grants to Bolster School Security Measures

The Department of Justice (DOJ) has awarded more than $85.3 million to address school security and violence, which includes funding to educate and train students and faculty, plus support first responders...
The FLIR MUVE C360 is a time-saving, game-changer for emergency responders, industrial safety officers, and environmental monitoring experts.

FLIR MUVE™ C360 Selected as a Finalist in 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

FLIR Systems, a Winner of the Annual 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program for Three Consecutive Years, is pleased to announce the FLIR MUVE™ C360 has been selected as a Finalist in...
Every screen, every button, and every field in Mark43’s cloud-based technology suite are designed to let you focus on what matters most.

WCPD Selects Mark43 to Modernize Innovative Policing Capabilities

Mark43, a leading cloud-based public safety software provider, and a Finalist in the 2019 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, has been selected by the West Covina Police Department (WCPD) in Los Angeles County,...
New Easy and Affordable MobileDetect Field Test Enables Law Enforcement to Detect Gun Shot Residue Immediately with Smartphone-based Technology

DetectaChem Unveils New Weapon in Fight Against Gun Violence

DetectaChem, a global leader in handheld explosive and drug threat detection technology, and a twice nominated new finalist in the 2019 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is providing a new weapon...