The BILCO Company of Connecticut manufactures The Barracuda, a budget-friendly and quickly installed intruder defense system that has been purchased by school districts, businesses, churches, military bases and other groups throughout the country to provide an extra layer of protection against intruders.

Illinois Senate Votes to Allow Barricades in School Classrooms

The Illinois state Senate passed a bill in early April that will allow schools to add barricades to classroom doors, making it the fourth state in the Midwest to allow barricades,...
Since 2002, Global Elite Group has been working diligently in the airport setting to ensure the smooth deployment of new regulations while delivering a superior security product to airlines and airways. Aviation partners rely on Global Elite Group to meet the demand of addressing aviation security in a changing world by anticipating emerging threats, researching trends and ensuring regulatory compliance.

Global Elite Group Competes in 2019 ‘ASTORS’ for Airport/Aviation Security

Global Elite Group, a premier provider of Aviation Security (AVSEC) services, and Platinum Award Winner recognized in Two Consecutive Annual 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Programs Programs, is delighted to announce the...
Ibraheem Izzy Musaibli (Courtesy of YouTube)

ISIS Trained Dearborn Michigan Man Facing New Terror Charges

A 28 yo Michigan man who was arrested on a Syrian battlefield and accused of helping the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS), a designated foreign terrorist organization, is facing...

Attivo Networks Powers up with New Energy Impact Partners

Cyber threats to the Energy sector are on the rise. As one of the sixteen national critical infrastructure sectors, it is vital that energy companies are able to adequately defend themselves from...
Casia providing the “eyes and brain” for drones, to enable missions Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS). (Courtesy of Iris Automation)

Casia Turnkey Collision-Avoidance for Commercial Drone Industry (Videos)

Iris Automation has officially launched Casia, the first commercially available computer vision detect-and-avoid solution to enable Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) operations for autonomous vehicles. Casia detects other aircraft, and utilizing...
HALO systems use step-change X-ray diffraction technology to specifically identify materials hidden inside bags and personal electronic items. (Courtesy of Halo X-ray Technologies Ltd)

DHS S&T Awards $1.6M to Improve Airport X-ray Scanning Capabilities

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T), recently recognized in the 2018 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, has awarded a $1,656,206.00 contract to Halo X-ray Technologies Ltd (HXT),...
A child showing classic day-4 rash with measles. (Courtesy of Wikipedia)

2019 Imported Measles Outbreak & the Critical Importance of Vaccines

As  of 3 p.m. Wednesday, the CDC has reported 695 cases of measles from 22 states, which is the greatest number of cases reported in the United States since measles was...
Chechen Kyrgyzstani-American brothers Tamerlan Tsarnaev, 26, (at left), and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, 19, (at right) were responsible for planting pressure cooker bombs at the Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013, which killed three people and injured approximately 280 others. (Courtesy of YouTube)

Family Terrorism Returns: Sri Lankan Suicide Bombers (Multi-Video)

Guest OpEd by Dean C. Alexander, professor/director of the Homeland Security Research Program at Western Illinois University and author of the recent book Family Terror Networks (2019) The horrific terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka...

2019 DHS/FEMA Port Security Grant Program (PSGP) Announced

Port Security Grant Program (PSGP) Opportunity PSGP provides $100 million to help protect critical port infrastructure from terrorism, enhance maritime domain awareness, improve port-wide maritime security risk management, and maintain or reestablish...
Waheba Issa Dais (Courtesy of the Waukesha County Sheriff's Department)

WI Woman Pleads Guilty to Plotting Terror Attacks & Other Terror Charges

Waheba Issa Dais, 46, of Wisconsin, has pleaded guilty to one count of attempting to provide material support to Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS), based upon her conduct in...