Thomas Nesmith, wanted by the U.S. Marshal’s for murder, is considered 'Armed and Dangerous’ - Do Not Approach. If you have any info on his whereabouts please call the US Marshals at 1-877-Wanted-2 (1-877-926-8332) or email usms.wanted@usdoj.gov

US Marshals Seek Aid in Locating NY Man Wanted for VA Murder, Reward

U.S. Marshals are asking for the public’s assistance in tracking down an armed and dangerous gang member on the run from a murder charge.  Thomas Nesmith, 24, fled to New York since...
Facial recognition software quickly compares one face with a lot of other faces to see if there is a potential match. That’s it. Cops do the same thing every day in a manual way, by knocking on doors with a photo, or having crime victims look through hundreds of mugshot photos; facial recognition just automates the process.

The Truth about Law Enforcement’s Use of Facial Recognition Technology

By Roger Rodriguez, Director of Business Development at Vigilant Solutions, a 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award Winner We all know that technology and automation make us more efficient in our lives and our jobs –...
The Veridium Authenticator App lets employees capture and authenticate using their biometrics – face, native fingerprint, and 4 Fingers TouchlessID – on their mobile devices, eliminating the need for passwords and tokens.

Veridium Eliminates Need for Passwords with New Biometric App

Authentication solutions firm Veridium, is introducing Veridium Authenticator App, an enterprise-ready solution enabling a cost-efficient, convenient and more secure multi-factor authentication process. The app is now available for download on any iOS and Android...
Crenshanda Williams, 44, was sentenced to 10 days in jail and 18 months probation after a jury found her guilty of hanging up on Texas residents attempting to call 911. (Courtesy of the Houston Police Department)

911 Operator who Hung Up on Emergency Calls Sentenced to Jail

By Nicole Darrah, Fox News A former 911 operator who hung up the phone "thousands" of times on people attempting to call in emergencies in Harris County, Texas has been sentenced to...
HHS Secretary Alex Azar

HHS Provides States Grant Awards to Combat Opioid Crisis (Learn More)

On Thursday, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released the second year of funding to 50 states, four U.S. territories, and the free associated states of Palau and Micronesia,...
Curtis Allen, Patrick Eugene Stein, Gavin Wright (from Left to Right)

Three Kansas Men Convicted of Bomb Plot (Learn More, Multi-Video)

Three men from the southwest Kansas area were convicted on Wednesday on charges of conspiring to detonate a bomb at an apartment complex in Garden City where Muslim immigrants lived. The conviction...
Fake users on online social networks can jeopardize your safety both in the online world and in the real world.

Algorithm Locates Fake Users Making Social Networks Safer (See Video)

Millions of us post on Facebook, send a tweet, or upload photos on online social networks. But how safe is the information we share? For that matter, how much information do we...
This is Tammie Jo Shults from the early 1990s. As one of the first female fighter pilots in the U.S. military, Tammie Jo Shults, is no stranger to displaying 'nerves of steel." Cool, calm and deliberate, Shults brought her twin-engine Boeing 737 in for an emergency landing after the Southwest jet apparently blew an engine on a flight Tuesday from New York's LaGuardia airport to Dallas. Then she walked the aisles to check on each passenger personally, according to WPVI-TV. (Courtesy of Linda-Maloney, author of ‘Military Fly Moms’)

Southwest Emerg Landing Pilot a Pioneer with ‘Nerves of Steel’

By Doug Stranglin, USA TODAY As one of the first female fighter pilots in the U.S. military, Tammie Jo Shults, is no stranger to displaying 'nerves of steel." Cool, calm and deliberate, Shults...
Nathan Damigo

Big Tech Must Do More to Protect Most Vulnerable from Radicalization

By David Ibsen The battle against terrorism in Europe is fought in schools, prisons, homes, and communities across the continent. It is being fought online and in real life by governments, companies, and...
U.S. Border Patrol Agents conducting mock rescue as part of the the 21st Annual Border Safety Initiative (BSI) awareness campaign

USBP Kicks off 21st Annual BSI Campaign (Learn More, Videos)

The U.S. Border Patrol (USBP), El Paso Sector, Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) Air and Marine Operations (AMO), the Consulate General of Mexico in El Paso, GoM’s Instituto Nacional de Migración...