Heather Dianne McDonald

$20K FBI Reward for Missing Person Heather McDonald

George Crouch, acting special agent in charge, FBI Atlanta Field Office, working with Vernon Keenan, director, Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI), are requesting the public’s assistance in a missing person investigation. 27-year-old Heather...
Collette Sulcer (Image courtesy of Facebook)

Mother Dies Saving her Toddler, Swept Away in Harvey Flood (More)

By Lindsey Bever, The Washington Post As relentless rains continued to pound Southeastern Texas, a woman tried to keep her toddler safe. Authorities said 41-year-old Colette Sulcer was traveling Tuesday afternoon down an Interstate 10 service road in Beaumont,...
Hurricane Matthew to hit U.S. late Thursday

Animated Video of Hurricane Matthew, from StormGeo

StormGeo's forecast advisory indicates that Hurricane Matthew will intensify significantly today. Wind speeds could reach 125 miles per hour (MPH) when it moves over the Bahamas. Meteorologist Derek Ortt at the StormGeo...
Veterans

Merck Applauds VA for Vets Access to Hep C Treatment

Merck, known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, applauds the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) for broadening access to treatment for Veterans with chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV)...
Presidential Executive Order on Strengthening the Cybersecurity of Federal Networks and Critical Infrastructure

Update on EO Strengthening the Cybersecurity of Fed Networks & CI

On May 11, 2017, President Trump issued Executive Order 13800, Strengthening the Cybersecurity of Federal Networks and Critical Infrastructure, (EO 13800 or EO), to improve the Nation’s cyber posture and capabilities in...
A shotgun, ammunition & explosive materials were seized from Nichole Cevario’s home. (Images courtesy of FCSO)

HS Shooting Plot Uncovered: Explosives, Shotgun Seized (Video)

By Jeremy Arias, The Frederick News-Post An 18-year-old Catoctin High School student will face charges this week after county sheriff's deputies said they uncovered her plot last week to carry out a...
Radio Hailer from AmpliVox

AmpliVox Wins Top Honors for Disaster Communication System

AmpliVox Sound Systems has been honored as a Platinum Award Winner in the Homeland Security Awards sponsored by American Security Today. AmpliVox’s Radio Hailer received the ASTOR Award as the Best...
Troy Hubschmitt, product manager at SpecOps Group, Inc., with a FINDER radar unit in Mexico City. An emergency responder in Mexico City carries an orange case holding a radar instrument called FINDER. This technology can detect the heartbeats of earthquake survivors buried under rubble. It was developed in a collaboration between NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory and the Department of Homeland Security's Science and Technology Directorate, then licensed to private companies like SpecOps Group, Inc. (Image courtesy of SpecOps Group, Inc)

S&T-Funded Tech Aids Search Following Mexico Quakes (See Video)

Disaster relief workers searching for earthquake survivors in Mexico City are using technology developed by NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory and the Department of Homeland Security's Science and Technology Directorate. FINDER, which stands...
Ambassador Abayomi Nurain Mumuni

When To Negotiate With Terrorists

The threat of potential terror attacks is ever-present on the national mindset. With the recent tragic attacks in Brussels and the ongoing threat of ISIS, Nigerian political activist and global terrorism expert,...
MTGR is a Lightweight Combat Proven Tactical Robot with superior indoor and outdoor all-terrain maneuverability

US & Int’l Military Forces Select Roboteam (See in Action, Multi-Video)

Roboteam, a leading global provider of tactical ground robotic systems and controllers for defense, law enforcement and public safety missions, has received two new orders for 75 Micro Tactical Ground Robot...