Quantum3D Offers FireFLY Training System for Forest Fire Fighting

Quantum3D, a leading provider of training and simulation solutions for government and commercial applications, has announced the availability of its FireFLY system; a complete training system for the management of forest...

First Responder Spotlight: Jeremy DeMar (Learn More)

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate’s (S&T) First Responders Group (FRG) relies on experienced emergency response and preparedness professionals to guide its research and development efforts....

Whitney Receives Nov. Officer of the Month Award (Body Cam Video)

The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund has selected Senior Police Officer Daniel Whitney, of the Athens-Clarke County (GA) Police Department, as the recipients of its Officer of the Month Award...

New Handheld Drug Detection Device for Law Enforcement

PAS Systems International has released the AquilaScan Oral Fluid Drug Screener designed for law enforcement. AquilaScan is an affordable, handheld, qualitative screening instrument with a simple to use field data management system. The...
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Move Over, Don’t Text, Use Seat Belts, Save Lives & Know the Law (Videos)

Posted by FHWA Deputy Administrator David Kim This month, FHWA and its partners began a year-long effort to engage state DOTs, first responders, community traffic reporters, drivers’ education instructors, grassroots preparedness organizations,...

Official: At Least 6 Killed in TN School Bus Crash (Learn More)

By Ariana Sawyer, The Tennessean, via USA Today At least six people were killed and at least 23 children taken to the hospital after a school bus crashed into a tree Monday afternoon in Chattanooga,...

Sale of Crime Weapons Fund Over $100k in Safety Gear for KY Police

The latest sale of confiscated weapons has generated $104,392 in grants to purchase body armor vests, service weapons, ammunition and Tasers for budget-strapped law enforcement officers across the state, according to...

USCG & Locals Save 6 from Sinking Boat off New Bedford, MA (Video)

The Coast Guard and local responders rescued 6 people Sunday from a 72-foot scallop boat sinking five miles off New Bedford. A person aboard the scallop boat, Captain Jeff, used a VHF radio...

US Sailors Assist New Zealand Earthquake Relief (Video)

Sailors assigned to USS Sampson (DDG 102) flew ashore Nov. 18 to support New Zealand forces in rendering assistance to residents affected by the recent earthquake in the rural areas of...

18 City ‘Safety Train’ Tour Reaches 1,900 First Responders (Video)

Norfolk Southern's safety train recently completed its 2016 tour, training 1,926 first responders in 18 cities in 13 states across NS' rail network. With rolling classrooms and hands-on activities, the safety train provided...