As drug abuse among college students rises – most notably involving vaping, marijuana, and prescription drugs – DEA continues to provide the tools necessary to prevent drug misuse before it starts. Prevention with Purpose is DEA’s latest effort to support drug misuse prevention on college campuses and in surrounding communities.

New Guide from DEA on Preventing Drug Use by College Students

The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), which was recognized for ‘Excellence in Public Safety,’ in the 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, is pleased to provide institutions of higher education and their surrounding...
Jersey City shooters David Anderson and Francine Graham had a powerful IED inside their U-Haul van. "If it exploded in the right place it could have certainly injured or killed people up to five football fields away," according to FBI Newark Special Agent in Charge Gregory Ehrie. (Courtesy of YouTube.)

Jersey City Shooters had Bomb in Truck with Reach of 5 Football Fields

January 13, 2020 – In Breaking News – CNN New Jersey shooters David Anderson and Francine Graham had an improvised explosive device inside their U-Haul van that had the reach of five...
"My thing is, I don't have to look far for my heroes, they're in my family," said Jeffery Stowe who celebrated his 30th anniversary as a firefighter on the same day his daughter, Daynese, graduated from the academy. "Most people, they're looking for the opportunity to meet their hero, I was raised by mine," said Daynese Stowe. They are the first African-American firefighting duo in Philadelphia Fire Department history. (Courtesy of Facebook and YouTube)

Father-Daughter Duo Make History as Philadelphia Firefighters (Video)

December 16, 2019 – 6ABC Engine 44 in West Philadelphia is nicknamed "The Pride of Mantua." No one is more proud to work there than Daynese Stowe. She's been waiting a lifetime to show...

Genasys Wins $1.4M in S CA Public Safety Mass Notification Orders

Genasys Inc. (formerly LRAD), a critical communications company which has been Recognized every year - in the Annual 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, recently received $1.4 million in new public safety mass...
Matthew Dingley, 28, allegedly beat a flight attendant, tried to enter the cockpit and injured several police in a violent outburst on Thursday.

Passenger Tried to Storm Cockpit, Arrested after Attacking Police

January 12, 2020 – In Breaking News – HUFFPOST New Jersey police arrested a man Thursday who allegedly attacked a flight attendant while attempting to storm the cockpit at the end of...
NIBRS provides law enforcement agencies with a more complete picture of crime incidents than ever before, maximizing available crime data by allowing analysts to pull more timely and comprehensive information. NIBRS provides analysis with a standardized view of crime data across their agency and neighboring agencies. With NIBRS at their fingertips, law enforcement officials can more efficiently and effectively apply crime data to better do their jobs.

2018 Crime Data Released as LEOs Transition to Detailed NIBRS System

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), has released details on nearly 6.6 million criminal offenses reported to its National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) in 2018. In 2018, 7,283 law enforcement agencies, whose...
'ASTORS' Award Winner for Three Consecutive Years, Rave Mobile Safety helps Higher Education Connect, Engage and Safeguard your Community so they’ll be Prepared and become Empowered about their Safety.

Over Half of All College Students Protected by Rave Alert Platform

Rave Mobile Safety, the trusted provider of emergency and public safety solutions to help save lives, and Multi-Award Winner in for Three Consecutive Years in the Annual ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards...
Iris ID’s Android-based, hand-held iCAM M300 is designed for field use in law enforcement, access control, national ID programs, border control and time and attendance situations.

Iris ID’s iCAM M300 Integrates with Leading Mobile Fingerprint Platform

Iris ID, a leading provider of iris recognition technology, and Platinum Award Winner in the 2016, 2018, and 2019 Annual ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Programs, has integrated its handheld iCAM...
The U.S. military and U.S. President Donald Trump has said no Americans were killed or wounded in a barrage of ballistic missile strikes targeting U.S. troops in Iraq.

Iran Targets US Troops with Ballistic Missiles (Learn More, Multi-Video)

January 8, 2020 – In Breaking News – BCC News More than a dozen missiles launched from Iran struck two air bases in Irbil and Al Asad, west of Baghdad. It is unclear...
As 2020 approaches, CDC remains vigilant to combat urgent threats and health threats at home or abroad to protect the health of the American public from the unexpected. (Courtesy of YouTube and the CDC.)

Nine Health Threats that Made Headlines in 2019: A CDC Review

From an outbreak of mysterious lung-injury deaths to America’s near loss of measles elimination status, the beginning of the end of the U.S. HIV epidemic to the Ebola outbreak in the...