The annual NGI study is based on a subset of 88 U.S. cities using ShotSpotter technology during 2018 and 62 of those cities comparing use year-over-year during the same time period from 2017 to 2018.

ShotSpotter Detects Over 140K US Gunfire Incidents in 2019

ShotSpotter, a leader in solutions that help law enforcement officials identify, locate and deter gun violence, and the Gold Winner in the 2019 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, report that, amongst...

Quantum Awarded US Homeland Security Contract for Border Patrol

Quantum Technology Sciences, a subsidary of Geospace Technologies, has been awarded a $10M contract to provide a technology solution to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), under a new contract for...
Having a solution that prioritizes physical security of individuals at the expense of their privacy is no longer an option. If doing both is not mandated by your jurisdiction, it soon will be. Getting ahead of enforced legislation while you have ample time to investigate options is the best position to be in. (Courtesy of Senstar Corp,)

How To – Balancing Privacy with Physical Security

By '2019' ASTORS Homeland Security Platinum Award Winner for Best Intrusion Detection & Prevention Solution, Senstar Corporation Privacy laws continue to change. On January 1, 2020, the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) went into effect. Similar...
'ASTORS' 2019 Person of the Year Former NYPD Police Commissioner Bill Bratton

Bratton Warns of ‘Crime Virus’ & 1 in 6 NYPD Officers Out Sick (Multi-Video)

April 5, 2020 – In Breaking News – NEW YORK POST Former NYPD Police Commissioner Bill Bratton warned that New York could face a “crime virus” thanks to the state legislature’s bungled...
MassAlert® is an advanced software program that utilizes a graphical user interface for overall control and monitoring of the ATI emergency notification system.

ATI Enhances MassAlert® to Improve User Response to Crisis Situations

ATI Systems, a global leader in mass notification systems, and a Platinum Award Winner in the 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program for Three Consecutive Years, is releasing the latest version of its market...

Fire Onboard: Safety Tips for Boaters in Your Community (Multi-Video)

By the U.S. Fire Administration Fires that occur on boats or in marinas can spread quickly and present unique response challenges due to hazardous conditions and limited access. As a member of...

Radar-Based Autonomous Interceptor to Track and Stop Dangerous Drones

Drone sales have exploded in the past few years, filling the air with millions of new aircraft. Simple modifications to these drones by criminals and terrorists have left people, privacy and...

Increasing Safety with Biometric Fever Screening Across Industries

When it comes to a viral infection, fever is one of the most frequent symptoms. According to the German Robert Koch Institute, almost 90% of people infected with COVID-19 in China...

Axis Communications Launches Flexible, New Body Worn Solution

The benefits of body worn cameras in capturing evidence, deterring criminal behavior and training of officers and security personnel, are well-understood in the law enforcement sector and increasingly recognized in the...

Coronavirus on the High Seas: USCG Maritime Regulatory Update

March 26, 2020 – In Breaking News – The National Law Review All vessels calling on US ports are now required to report crew and passenger illnesses to the Captain of the...