Safety, Safety, Safety – Summer Heat Safety Tips for Kids, Families & Pets

By 'ASTORS' Award Champion PWPORG, a 501(c)(3) built by law enforcement and security industry practitioners and educators to provide educational resources to kids, families, and communities on safety and emergency preparedness. Summertime can...
The New Rolling Counter Door Package available through CornellCookson, in an ideal solution for stadiums, cafeterias, hospitality and educational facilities, and healthcare offices, offering a minimalist aesthetic while providing security and easy accessibility.

CornellCookson Adds Secure & Easy Install Rolling Counter Door Package

CornellCookson, a leading rolling door and grille manufacturer, and 2021 Double 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Award Winner recently Nominated to compete in the 2022 'ASTORS' Awards Program, is pleased to introduce the...
SmokeShield™ compartmentalizes open areas (creating a smoke and fire barrier) to enhance life safety by limiting deadly smoke migration, adding precious time to occupancy evacuation plans and minimizing property and inventory losses. SmokeShield encloses atrium areas, corridors, or other openings in fire barrier and smoke barrier walls. smoke Photo by Viktor Talashuk on Unsplash

SmokeShield™ Fabric Smoke & Fire Competes in 2022 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

CornellCookson, a leading rolling door and grille manufacturer, and 2021 Double ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award Winner, is pleased to announce its SmokeShield™ Fabric Smoke & Fire System has been Nominated to compete in...
Researchers are making great strides in using data from AI-based models translatable and usable for local communities on the other side of the digital divide, to assist minimize disaster impact for vulnerability of at-risk populations, as well as minimizing post-disaster recovery costs, explains Sundeep Reddy Mallu, Head of ESG and Analytics at Gramener.

3 Ways AI Can Help Govts Prevent Disaster Impact for At-Risk Citizens

Guest Editorial by Sundeep Reddy Mallu, Head of ESG and Analytics at Gramener The challenges that governments face after a natural disaster are often not only the incident itself but the vulnerability...
Freedom. We want it in our personal lives, and we want it in our digital lives – especially when it comes to our data. Today, our data is at a crossroads when it comes to freedom: Who really has control over your data? Where can you share it? How can you manage it confidently and safely? Are you really in control of your data’s destiny? (Courtesy of Virtru)

Secure Email Encryption from Virtru Competes in 2022 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

Virtru, a global leader in data protection, is pleased to announce Secure Email Encryption from Virtru is one of two products Nominated to Compete in the 2022 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards...
Osiel Cardenas Jr.Courtesy of the Brownsville Police Department

Fmr Mexican Drug Lords Son Admits Moving Assault Weapons into Mexico

Son of a former Mexican drug lord and a former leader of the Gulf Cartel and Los Zetas, Osiel Cardenas Jr., 30, from Brownsville, Texas, pleaded guilty to smuggling assault weapons from the...
What’s needed to keep the entire family safe and sound in busy environments with access to pools is another layer of security that runs 24/7, and one which can alert us before a dangerous situation becomes a life-threatening event. (Courtesy of PoolScout)

POOL SAFETY Gets an Important Technology Upgrade, Thanks to AI

By Sam Weitzman With a historic heat wave currently gripping regions the world over, millions — if not billions — of people are headed for cooler water somewhere. But for those who...
Officers seized 43 firearms, $300,000, four ounces of methamphetamine, one kilogram of cocaine, and two kilograms of fentanyl. According to the DEA, this image shows a potentially lethal amount of fentanyl. As little as 2 milligrams of fentanyl can be fatal. One kilogram of fentanyl has the potential to kill 500,000 people. This image shows a potentially lethal amount of fentanyl. (Courtesy DEA)

21 Members of Multi-State Fentanyl, Meth & Coke Trafficking Ring Arrested

A federal grand jury has returned an indictment charging 21 individuals for their roles in an Indianapolis-based drug trafficking organization with conspiracies to distribute fentanyl, methamphetamine, and cocaine. The indictment was unsealed...
Did you know that 99% of the world's ladder trucks cannot reach above the 7th floor? Make sure you have plans in case of an emergency so you can get out safe! HRES can help!

High Rise Escape ‘Guardian’ Returns to 2022 ‘ASTORS’ Awards (Videos)

High Rise Escape Systems (HRES), a recognized Winner in the Annual 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program for Five Consecutive Years, is pleased to announce the company’s Guardian Self Evacuation & Rescue...
HSI asks parents, guardians, teachers, caregivers – anyone who interacts with a child – to be on the lookout for, and report, suspicious online behavior to the proper authorities, regardless of whether the individual is in a position of public trust, like Branson. Brandon Lane McCullough, 31, a former high school teacher sentenced to 30 years in prison for blackmailing dozens of children over the internet.

High School Teacher Gets 30 Yrs for Sextortion Crimes Against Children

A southern Missouri high school teacher was sentenced in federal court on August 2nd for a sextortion scheme in which 11 identified child victims, and dozens more who have not been...