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Michael Madsen, Publisher of American Security Today, Welcomes the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Award Winners to the 'ASTORS' Awards Luncheon at ISC East in New York City at the Jacob Javits Convention Center

2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award Winners Honored at ISC East

The 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program Sponsored by ATI Systems, Sharp Electronics, Automatic Systems America and Robotic Assistance Devices! American Security Today’s 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Awards Presentation Luncheon at ISC East was an overwhelming success, with...
Rahmael Sal Holt is sought as a suspect in the fatal shooting of New Kensington Police Officer Brian Shaw. (Image courtesy of the Pennsylvania State Police)

Manhunt for Killer of Rookie Cop in Small PA Town (Please Help, Video)

By Kristine Phillips, The Washington Post Investigators in Pennsylvania are looking for the man who they say killed a police officer after a traffic stop Friday night. Officer Brian Shaw, a 25-year-old patrolman,...
BP's Air and Marine Operations mission is to serve and protect the American people. (Image courtesy of CBP)

CBP AMO Plan Flyover at NASCAR’s Championship Weekend (Multi-Video)

U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Air and Marine Operations (AMO) aircrews based at the Miami Air and Marine Branch will perform a flyover during NASCAR's championship weekend at Homestead-Miami Speedway in...
The New York City Hospital Police is a law enforcement agency in New York City that provides on-site security services at hospitals & clinics operated by HHC and to enforce state and city laws at those facilities.

De-Escalation Training – Safety and Dignity for All (Learn More, Video)

By Thomas Egan, Director of Security and Hospital Police at NYC Health and Hospitals The term de-escalation has become a trendy ‘buzz-word’ in the media, but these tactics are not new to...
DHS S&T’s Homeland Security Advanced Research Projects Agency (HSARPA) Explosives Division (EXD) Surface Transportation Explosives Threat Detection (STETD) Program, is one of four DHS S&T Programs recognized in the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program for their Innovative Training and Education Programs, Outstanding Product Development Achievements and Exciting New Technologies to address the growing Homeland Security Threats our Nation is facing.

Mass Transit Security: Soft Target, Hard Problem (Learn More, Video)

Maintaining security on the nation’s surface transportation systems takes significant resources and manpower, both which tend to be in short supply. For example, the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) is one of...
Atlanta CBP officers at ATL airport shares counterfeit awareness tip with travelers

CBP Delivers Counterfeit Awareness to ATL Airport Travelers (Learn More)

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations officers and import specialists enjoyed presenting a counterfeit product outreach with travelers at Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport (ATL) on Thursday. A large...
Arktis Radiation Detectors develops and manufactures next generation systems that detect and categorize radioactive and nuclear materials, contaminated cargo and other illicit materials.

Arktis Named to DoD $8.2B CBRNE Contract for Homeland Security

Arktis Detection Systems a leading provider of radiological and nuclear detection services, has been named a recipient of the U.S. Department of Defense’s (DoD) Joint Enterprise-Research, Development, Acquisition, and Production/Procurement (JE-RDAP)...
This solicitation supports activities that improve the capacity of communities to support underserved populations impacted by domestic violence, sexual assault, dating violence, and stalking.

Funds for DV, Sexual Assault, Dating Violence & Stalking Services (Video)

Applications Now Being Accepted for Grants for Outreach & Services to Underserved Populations  Register by: Dec 29, 2017 Applications due: Jan 26, 2017 This solicitation supports activities that improve the capacity of communities to...
Operation Raging Bull (Image Courtesy of ICE)

Local Partnerships Key to Trans-National Gang Success (Multi-Video)

At U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) partnerships are key to the success of the agency. Whether on the local, state or federal level, effective collaboration with other...
The Counter Extremism Project (CEP) is a not-for-profit, non-partisan, international policy organization formed to combat the growing threat from extremist ideologies. Led by a renowned group of former world leaders and diplomats it combats extremism by pressuring financial and material support networks; countering the narrative of extremists and their online recruitment; and advocating for smart laws, policies, and regulations.

Why Does Content with Links to Terror Persist Online? (Learn More, Videos)

By Joshua Fisher-Birch, the Counter Extremism Project (CEP)  In the aftermath of the terrorist attack in New York City on October 31, city authorities began putting up concrete barriers along the Hudson River Park...