Eighty-nine firefighters (56 volunteer, 23 career and 10 wildland agency) died while on duty in 2016.

Firefighter Fatalities in the United States in 2016, Report Released

The U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) report, "Firefighter Fatalities in the United States in 2016," identifies and analyzes all on-duty U.S. firefighter fatalities that occurred last year increase understanding of their causes...

VA Sheriff Selects Armor Express VPAM-Certified Ballistic Helmet

Central Lake Armor Express, a leading manufacturer and distributor of high-performance body armor solutions, and the 2017 'ASTORS' Platinum ‘ASTORS’ Award Winner for Best Personal/Protective Equipment Product, is excited to announce that...
The safety train consists of a dedicated locomotive, two boxcars converted into classrooms, four types of railroad tank cars used in transporting all types of chemicals, and two specially equipped flat cars with a variety of tank-car valves and fittings

Safety Train Educates 3,241 First Responders on its 2017 Tour (Video)

In 2017, Norfolk Southern provided training to 3,241 first responders across its network on the company's safety train, a rolling learning lab that helps communities prepare for and safely respond to potential...
The defeat of ISIS by U.S.-backed coalition forces in Raqqa, its once self-declared capital, represents a significant milestone in disrupting ISIS operations in the region. While the victory marks a significant turning point in the campaign against radical Islamist terror, the cowardly attack in New York City demonstrates the effectiveness of ISIS’ ability to spread its twisted ideology online.

McCaul Releases December Terror Threat Snapshot

House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) has released December’s Terror Threat Snapshot, a monthly assessment of the Committee’s continuing effort to highlight the growing threat America, the West, and the world...
Rohit Braggs, Orolia VP of PNT Networks and Sources

Orolia Receives Two 2017 Platinum ‘ASTORS’ Awards (Multi-Video)

Orolia, the world leader in resilient positioning, navigation and timing (PNT) solutions, has  won the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards in two key categories. The awards, sponsored by American Security Today, were...
A multi-purpose canine handler with U.S. Marine Corps Forces, Special Operations Command, controls a laceration on a realistic canine mannequin during MPC medical training at Stone Bay on Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, N.C., Dec. 1, 2017. During this training, MPC handlers practice applying canine medical aid on the new “robot dog” for the first time, which is in its final stages of testing and development. (Image courtesy of the US Marine Corp)

Robot Dog Improves SOF Medical Practices (Learn More, Multi-Video)

By Cpl. Bryann K. Whitley, Marine Corps Forces Special Operations Command Multi-purpose canine handlers with U.S. Marine Corps Forces, Special Operations Command, used a robotic canine training dummy for the first time,...
Thomas O’Connor, FBIAA President

FBI: Performing Duty with Unwavering Integrity & Professionalism

FBI Agents Association (FBIAA) President Thomas O’Connor issued the following statement today: “Each and every day, FBI Special Agents put their lives on the line to protect the American public from national...
Josh J. Minkler, United States Attorney for the Southern District of Indiana

Louisville-Area Drug Trafficking Organization (DTO) Dismantled

Josh J. Minkler, United States Attorney for the Southern District of Indiana and Russell M. Coleman, United States Attorney for the Western District of Kentucky, has announced the dismantling of a...
SHOULD BE CONSIDERED ARMED AND DANGEROUS Individuals with information about this individual may call their local FBI office. Tips may also be submitted online at tips.fbi.gov. If the subject is spotted in the community, the public is urged to call 911 and not approach the individual.

$20K Reward for Info Leading to Arrest, Conviction of Khaki Bandit

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is offering a reward of up to $20,000 for information that will lead to the arrest and conviction of an armed and dangerous individual who...
Angelina Deluca and Michael Stevens are seen in undated photos. (Image courtesy of the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children)

US Marshals Task Force Locates Abducted Child

On Thursday, the U.S. Marshals-led Pacific Northwest Violent Offender Task Force for the Western District of Washington, along with the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office, located a missing 5-year-old child in Lynnwood,...