'ASTORS' Award-Winning Regroup empowers better mass communication to keep people safe and informed at all times.

Regroup Mass Notification Nominated in 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program (Multi-Video)

Regroup Mass Notification, a recognized leader in the mass communications sector, and a Platinum Award Winner in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, is pleased to announce the cloud-based mass communication platform...
9-1-1 call takers are uniquely trained to gather information and dispatch resources. Bypassing this critical step places innocent people and first responders in harm's way. Any school safety solution must place a voice call to 9-1-1, and allow the men and women who take those calls to use their training and expertise to manage the response process. (Courtesy of Rave Mobile Safety)

How Self-Dispatch Can Slow Down Emergency Response & Create Additional Safety Risks

By Sean Lauziere, MPA Emergency professionals are trained and prepared to deal with every unexpected situation imaginable. 9-1-1 serves as the incident command during times of emergency. They dispatch resources to the scene...
See something wrong. Do something right. Keeping our communities safe and protecting the judicial process isn't only up to law enforcement— the USMS counts on all members of society to help provide tips on wanted fugitives, non-compliant sex offenders, and threats to the judiciary. (Courtesy of the USMS)

US Marshals Launch New Mobile Tips App to Report Crimes (Multi-Video)

Keeping communities safe for our great nation isn’t only up to law enforcement, the U.S. Marshals Service (USMS) relies on all of us to help provide tips on wanted fugitives, non-compliant...
The redesignated Katherine Johnson Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) Facility, assures the safety and success of software on NASA’s highest-profile missions. (Courtesy of NASA)

NASA Renames IV&V to Honor ‘Hidden Figure’ Katherine Johnson

Katherine Johnson, West Virginia native and the woman who was featured in the movie "hidden figure," is being honored by having NASA redesignate its Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) Facility in Fairmont, WV, in her...
Whether you are protecting entire districts, school campuses, or individual school buildings, Metis Secure delivers emergency notification, communications, and management systems to help staff and authorities, and save lives. (Courtesy of Metis Secure)

Is Your Facility Protected with Best in Class Emerg Help Stations?

In-building and outdoor emergency notification beacons are being installed at schools across the nation. WHY? Because revolutionary new emergency help stations in an emergency, can save lives by speeding response. That is why...

FRA Creates Strategy to Prevent Railroad Trespassing & Fatalities

Stretching for miles and seemingly rarely traveled, train tracks can evoke a feeling of nostalgia, free-spiritedness or wanderlust, however, the reality is that train tracks are a dangerous area and the...
The American Access Control Systems (AACS) Series 400 makes security easy. Designed to easily replace existing swing doors without additional construction, the AACS Series 400 is a fully customizable, ADA compliant security portal solution.

Award Winning Mantraps & Security Portals for High Security Facilities

Mantraps or security portals have been in military facilities, mental hospitals, tech data centers and similar facilities for decades in one form or another. The older mantraps consisted of a small enclosure...
The NIST National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) has released final guidance on mobile device security to help organizations secure mobile devices and prevent data breaches.

NIST Guide to ‘Mobile Device Security: Cloud and Hybrid Builds’ Now Live

NIST Cybersecurity Practice Guide SP 1800-4 Mobile Device Security: Cloud and Hybrid Builds, is now final. If sensitive data is stored on a poorly secured mobile device that is lost or stolen, an attacker...
William "Bill" Bratton, former police commissioner of the New York Police Department (NYPD), the Boston Police Department (BPD) and former chief of the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD), will speak at the 2019 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Luncheon at ISC East 2019, on Wednesday, November 20th, at the Jacob Javits Convention Center (Courtesy of Teneo Risk)

Commissioner Bill Bratton to Speak at AST’s 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Luncheon at ISC East...

American Security Today is pleased to announce that Bill Bratton, former police commissioner of the New York Police Department (NYPD), the Boston Police Department (BPD) and former chief of the Los...
Federal agents found 15 firearms and over 1,000 rounds of ammunition when Christopher Paul Hasson was arrested. (Courtesy of the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Maryland and Twitter)

Coast Guard Lt. Charged with Massive Terror Massacre Plot (Multi-Video)

February 21, 2019 – In Breaking News – CNN A Coast Guard lieutenant arrested last Friday on gun and drug charges allegedly wanted to conduct a mass killing. Christopher Paul Hasson, 49, of...