DisasterLAN Focuses on GIS-Based Situation Awareness for Responders

Getting maps and geographic information into the hands of responders quickly is critical to making strategic decisions on resources, personnel, and services. Buffalo Computer Graphics (BCG), Inc. has addressed this need by...

NICE Helps Metro Nashville Get Ready for NG9-1-1 (Learn More – Video)

With plans to deploy a state-wide emergency services network (ESInet), Tennessee has set the stage for Next Generation 9-1-1 (NG9-1-1). The Metro Nashville (TN) Department of Emergency Communications (MNDEC), the state’s largest...

A Sound Solution in Safe Cities (Learn More – Video)

By Louroe Electronics  Combating Crime and the Demand for Threat Detection A violent crime occurs once every 26.3 seconds in the United States. As such, reducing crime in metropolitan and suburban areas is arguably...

Islamic State: OSU Attacker was ‘Soldier’ of Group (Learn More)

By Kevin Johnson, USA TODAY The media arm of the Islamic State claimed Tuesday that the Ohio State student who crashed a car into campus crowd and then lashed out with a butcher...

Code Blue Takes Platinum for Best Emergency Comm (See in Action)

The CB 2-a Help Point® from Code Blue Corporation recently received a 2016 ASTORS Homeland Security Award from American Security Today, which honors outstanding product development achievements and exciting new technologies. The...

Suspect ID’d in Ohio State Attack as Abdul Razak Ali Artan (Video)

By Pete Williams, Tom Winter, Andrew Blankstein and Tracy Connor, NBC News An Ohio State University student posted a rant shortly before he plowed a car into a campus crowd and stabbed...
DOT Move Over

Move Over, Don’t Text, Use Seat Belts, Save Lives & Know the Law (Videos)

Posted by FHWA Deputy Administrator David Kim This month, FHWA and its partners began a year-long effort to engage state DOTs, first responders, community traffic reporters, drivers’ education instructors, grassroots preparedness organizations,...

LRAD Enhances ONE VOICE Mass Notification with LRAD 360XL-MID

LRAD Corporation, the world’s leading provider of acoustic hailing devices, advanced mass notification systems, and an ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Winner, has officially released the LRAD 360XL-MID. Powered by LRAD XL Driver Technology The LRAD 360XL-MID,...

Prepare for the Influx in Surveillance Data (Learn More)

The video surveillance industry is undergoing a significant transformation. Organizations are: Storing ever-increasing amounts of video Captured from low-cost, high-resolution cameras, and Retaining the content for longer periods of...

AmpliVox Wins Top Honors for Disaster Communication System

AmpliVox Sound Systems has been honored as a Platinum Award Winner in the Homeland Security Awards sponsored by American Security Today. AmpliVox’s Radio Hailer received the ASTOR Award as the Best...