Many research studies have focused on firefighter mental health challenges due to a single traumatic event. But what about repeated exposure to such events? (Image courtesy of the U.S. Fire Administration)

The Effect of Repeated Exposure Trauma on Firefighters (Multi-Video)

By the U.S. Fire Administration Across the country, firefighters are responding to fewer fires but are increasingly called upon to provide Emergency Medical Services (EMS), perform search and rescue, and react to...
Frotteurism is a paraphilic interest in rubbing, usually one's pelvic area or erect penis, against a non-consenting person for sexual pleasure. It’s also a characteristic of a sexual predator, according to 30 year retired Law Enforcement Officer & Military Veteran Darren Burch.

Sexual Predators: Darren Burch, Radio Host & Author of ‘Twisted But True’

By Darren Burch, Radio Show Host “5-0 Info” and Author - Twisted But True   A lot of Hollywood careers are looking very bleak from a seemingly sudden rash of sexual indiscretions and sexual missteps. “Seemingly?!?!”...
Acoustic Technology, Inc. (ATI Systems) proprietary system control software, MassAlert™ is designed to prevent intrusion and to secure the communication links to warning systems in the field, which includes Advanced Encryption Standard (AES), & modern Transport Layer Security (TLS), the successor to Secure Socket Layer (SSL), for protection of communication running over IP links such as Ethernet, fiber optics, Wi-Fi, or satellite.

Could Hawaii’s Ballistic Missile Attack False Alarm Have Been Avoided?

An early-morning emergency alert warning of an incoming ballistic missile attack was dispatched to cellphones across Hawaii on January 13, 2018, setting off widespread panic. It was later determined that the alert...
Security Center is the unified security platform from Genetec Inc. that blends IP security systems within a single intuitive interface to simplify your operations. From access control, video surveillance, and automatic license plate recognition to communications, intrusion detection, and analytics, Security Center empowers your organization through enhanced situational awareness, unified command and control, and connectivity to the cloud.

Genetec Security Center DHS SAFETY Act Certified for Anti-Terrorism Tech

Genetec, a 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program Winner for Best Video Data Storage Solution, has announced that Genetec™ Security Center, its flagship unified security platform, has been granted the SAFETY Act...

Empowering Civilians to Become First Care Providers (Learn, Multi-Video)

In response to the recent tragic events we've witnessed across the nation and the world, and in line with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Stop the Bleed and Until...
Human Trafficking

National Slavery & Human Trafficking Prevention Month is Here (Videos)

Power of Partners The Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) Blue Campaign needs your help encouraging communities to learn how to recognize and report human trafficking – we rely on individuals and organizations...
Carbyne, 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Platinum Award Winner for ‘Best Emergency Response for Fed/State/Local Government’- a multinational company providing emergency calling services across the globe, has positioned itself as the distributors of near-future technology that easily integrates into the existing systems that emergency services already use.

C-ALL  – The Future of Emergency Communications (Multi-Videos)

By Medium Public safety communications have not changed much since the first emergency call was made on 30th June 1937 in London. Back then, the 999 service only operated within 12 miles and...
For institutions or companies with thousands of computer stations, laptops, television monitors and other connected IoT devices, connectivity in the event of a threat is paramount. American Signal Corporation (ASC) answers the call for preparedness with our ASC AWARE notification system. It ensures any internet-enabled device connected to your server is ready to receive notice of a threat if or when one arises. ASC AWARE notification system supports completely customizable notifications, including text, picture and video.

ASC Launches Campus-Based Layered Mass Notification System

American Signal Corporation (ASC), Two-Time Winner of the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards and Platinum Award Winner for Best Disaster Preparedness, Recovery Solution, is launching its new in-network mass notification and alerting system: ASC AWARE. This product...
Earlier this year, Governor Cuomo launched an aggressive campaign to crack down on the violent gang MS-13 on Long Island through targeted community engagement and the deployment of additional law enforcement officials.

Cuomo Announces $15M Program to Fight MS-13 Gang (Multi-Video)

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced yesterday, the fourth proposal of his 2018 State of the State agenda - a comprehensive strategy to engage at-risk youth in social and educational programs as...
The smartphone’s ability to disseminate and receive important information in real-time holds the potential to change the way law enforcement or investigative services work going forward.

It’s Time to Make Mobile Tech Work for First Responders (Multi-Video)

By Larry Rose and Martin Gillespie, Salient CRGT Recent tragedies have highlighted the growing need to provide first responders, law enforcement officers, and federal officers, who protect the lives of citizens daily,...