At least 12 people were killed and dozens more injured after a van plowed through a crowd on Las Ramblas avenue in Barcelona, Spain. (Image courtesy of YouTube)

Van Hits Pedestrians in Deadly Barcelona Terror Attack (Multi-Video)

By Anne-Sophie Bolon, Palko Karasz and James McKinley Jr., The New York Times A van driver deliberately zigzagged into a crowd enjoying a sunny afternoon on Barcelona’s main pedestrian mall Thursday, killing...
ICF will continue to support education and preparedness programs to protect communities living in proximity to the nation’s nuclear power plants. Pictured here, Emergency Response Personnel practice decontamination (Image courtesy of FEMA)

FEMA Awards ICF $21M for RADL Emergency Preparedness

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has awarded ICF a contract valued up to $20.8 million to support education and preparedness programs to protect communities living in proximity to the nation’s...

FireIce Fire Prevention Campaign to Minimize Hot Work Accidents (Video)

FireIce Solutions, the exclusive distributor of FireIce® and FireIce Shield® for municipal fire, police and EMS departments in the United States, is rolling out the Stop the Loss® fire prevention campaign. The...
Detection of Opioids like Fentanyl Using FLIR G510 Portable GC-MS

GC-MS is More than Just Another Meter (See FLIR PRIMED New Video)

Well-prepared individuals know how to protect themselves and others when facing a hazmat accident or a CBRNE attack. Today’s firefighters, HAZMAT specialists, law enforcement officers, security teams, military personnel, and other emergency...
John Stratton, Verizon executive vice president and president of global operations

Verizon to Build Dedicated Network Core for Public Safety (Learn More)

Reaffirming their decades-long commitment to public safety, Verizon is making substantial investments in new network capabilities, as well as expanded products and services, to enhance our industry-leading 4G LTE network for...
Anita Pitt, 9-1-1 Program Manager for the Brazos Valley Council of Governments (BVCOG)

NICE Recognizes 2017 PSAPs’ Finest Award Recipients at APCO 2017

NICE, a competitor in the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is excited to announce the recipients of its 2017 PSAPs’ Finest Awards, a recognition program for emergency communications professionals now in its 12th year. Winners...
Emergency Reporting

ER Partners with StreetWise for Fire & EMS Agencies (Multi-Video)

Emergency Reporting (ER), a leading provider of Fire & EMS records management software, is partnering with StreetWise response software, a leading producer of enroute software solutions. “The great thing about Emergency Reporting’s Platform...

New Lower C-Band RF Module for Military, Federal & Public Safety

Persistent Systems has released a Lower C-Band RF module for its MPU5 radio system, reflecting the company's commitment to a truly modular radio architecture. REAL-TIME SITUATIONAL AWARENESS SEE, HEAR, AND COORDINATE YOUR TEAM Teams...
American Security Today will be holding the 2017 'ASTORS' Awards Presentation Luncheon at 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m, Wednesday, November 15th at ISC East, in the Jacob Javits Exhibition Center in New York City.

2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Luncheon at ISC East in NYC

American Security Today will be holding the 2017 'ASTORS' Awards Presentation Luncheon at 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m, Wednesday, November 15th at ISC East, in the Jacob Javits Exhibition Center in...
As counter-protesters were marching along a downtown street, a silver Dodge Challenger suddenly came barreling through the crowd. The impact tossed people into the air, and left a 32-year-old woman, Heather Heyer, dead. (Image courtesy of Charlottesville City via Twitter)

Violent Clashes & Car-Ramming in Charlottesville (Multi-Video)

By David Caplan, ABC News The ramming of a car Saturday afternoon into a crowd protesting a white nationalist rally in Virginia, killing a 32-year-old woman and injuring several others, has left...