A vigil for Scout Schultz ended quietly. However, after less than an hour later & at separate gathering, confrontations escalated at the campus police headquarters.

Audio Released of 911 Call by Georgia Tech Student Killed by Police (Video)

By T. Rees Shapiro, Avi Selk, Wesley Lowery and Rachel Chason, The Washington Post A police cruiser was torched, protesters were arrested, and at least one Georgia Tech officer was evacuated by ambulance...
Featuring two reactors, the Calvert Cliffs plant will rely heavily on the redundant, fault-tolerant, failsafe operations offered by CompuLert™ NEXGen.

Nuclear Power Plant Upgrades to CompuLert NEXGen Central Control

Calvert Cliffs Nuclear Power Plant, located in Lusby, MD, recently upgraded to the CompuLert™ NEXGen central control platform, by American Signal Corporation (ASC), a competitor in the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards.  Featuring two reactors,...
James Sanders, 41 (left), and Ryan Young, 22, are considered Armed and Dangerous. Anyone with information is asked to call local police, or the Mississippi Department of Corrections at 662-745-6611, ext 4200.

‘Armed & Dangerous’ Inmates Escape MS Prison (Learn More, Video)

By Mary Kekatos, The Associated Press via Daily Mail .com Two inmates, included a convicted murderer, have escaped from Mississippi's largest prison. Officials say the escapees are armed and dangerous. It is believed...
As police patrol involves considerable time and resources, integrating technology into patrol functions should not only improve officer efficiency, it also should potentially free up additional resources to use for crime prevention or other activities. (Image courtesy of PlateSmart)

NIST: Mobile Broadband Access Has Positive Impact on Police Operations

By The National Institute of Justice Advances in modern technology have turned the days of a police officer’s handling a call, then driving back to the station to file a paper report...
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Coast Guard Rescues 5 after Boat Capsizes in Oregon Inlet, NC

A Coast Guard boat crew rescued five people after their boat capsized in the surf in Oregon Inlet, Saturday. A mariner in the area contacted Coast Guard Sector North Carolina watchstanders in...
Used by more than 140 National Weather Service field offices, the AWIPS program informs decisions that save lives and protect property during natural disasters.

Raytheon Supports NOAA Toolkit Critical to Hurricane Warning (Video)

Raytheon will continue its support for NOAA's Advanced Weather Interactive Processing System program that ingests and analyzes weather data, creating useful visualizations for forecasters and distributing time-sensitive weather statements such as...
Since 2010 there have been 1,800 reported acid attacks in the London, with a steep 70% rise between 2015 to 2016. Sunday's attack occurred at the Gare de Marseille-Saint Charles train station (Image courtesy of YouTube)

4 US Women Attacked with Acid in Marseille Station (Learn More, Videos)

By Peter Allen and Rod Ardehali, The DailyMail .com A woman with ‘deep psychological problems’ was in custody in the French city of Marseille Sunday after spraying four American tourists with acid and burning two in the...
Shown here LRAD 100X being used during the G20 summit in Toronto. (Photo Credit Michael Peake, Sun)

LRAD: The Communication System of Choice for Public Safety (Learn Why)

LRAD, the two-time 2016 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Platinum Award Winner for Best Long Range Acoustic Hailing System and Best Mass Notification System, and a competitor in the 2017 'ASTORS' Awards, has received...
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CDC: Illness Linked to Raw Milk from K-Bar Dairy in Paradise, TX (Video)

People who consumed raw milk or raw milk products from one Texas dairy should contact their health care provider immediately, warn health investigators from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...
The FAA approved more than 130 drone authorizations for Irma recovery. For example, the drones allowed Air National Guard to assess disaster-stricken areas quickly & decide which are the most in need of assistance.

FAA Works with Drone Operators to Speed Hurricane Recovery (Videos)

After the widespread devastation Hurricane Irma wreaked on Florida last weekend, unmanned aircraft, more popularly called drones, have been invaluable in supporting response and recovery efforts in the battered Sunshine State. When...