At the time of his plea, Jose Leonel Bonilla-Romero admitted to aiding and abetting two others in the murder of the 16-year-old victim Sept. 22, 2013. 

El Salvadorian Gets Nearly 40 Years for Gruesome MS-13 Murder

23-year-old El Salvadorian citizen Jose Leonel Bonilla-Romero (aka Jose Tupapa), has been ordered to federal prison for his role in a horrific gang murder of a teenager in the Sam Houston...
Middletown, NJ, was the second hardest hit city after New York City, per capita, with 37 residents dying when the World Trade Center was hit in the September 11th, 2001 terrorist attack.

Remembering Sept. 11: Middletown Remembers 37 Residents Killed

The Middletown Memorial Gardens are a tribute to the 37 residents who died in the attacks of September 11, 2001, and very year since, many have gathered there in a reverent...
AST's keynote speaker at the 2019 'ASTORS' Awards Luncheon will be William J. Bratton, former police commissioner of the New York Police Department (NYPD), the Boston Police Department (BPD), former chief of the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD), and Executive Chairman, Teneo Risk.

Meet Bill Bratton at 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Luncheon in NYC (Videos)

William J. Bratton, who is delivering the keynote address at the 2019 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Luncheon, is one of the world’s most respected and trusted experts on risk and security...
Anticipate Trends In CBRNE Detection By Preparing and Planning Today, advises Grant Coffey, FLIR Systems Brand Ambassador and CBRNE Industry Consultant

GAZING Into the CRYSTAL BALL of CBRNE Strategic Response (Learn More, Multi-FLIR PRIMED Videos)

Guest Editorial by Grant Coffey, FLIR Systems Brand Ambassador and CBRNE Industry Consultant, for American Security Today For those in the CBRNE or Hazmat space as an industry specialist, responder, or military...
The lead investigator, National Transportation and Safety Board member Jennifer Homendy, probing the Conception boat fire disaster expressed concerns about the ability of passengers to escape in an emergency after she and her team toured a similar vessel in Santa Barbara Harbor on Wednesday. Homendy she was “taken aback” by the size of the emergency hatch when she toured the Vision — an 80-foot sister vessel to the Conception. (Courtesy of the Santa Barbara County Fire Department)

CA Boat Fire: Early Investigation Suggest Serious Safety Lapses

September 5, 2019 – In Breaking News – Los Angeles Times A preliminary investigation into the Conception boat fire has suggested serious safety deficiencies aboard the vessel, including the lack of a...
Stop Crimes Before They Happen With GTL Fusion Criminal Intelligence Services – Anticipate and prevent criminal activity with analyzed data

How GTL Helps Correctional Facilities Solve Crimes & Stop Illicit Activity

The corrections landscape is constantly evolving, especially in terms of the intelligence required to keep inmates, staff, and the public safe. GTL, a leader in transformative corrections technology, and a Platinum Award...
Michael Sagues, 50, has been charged with burglary after police say he broke into his neighbor’s home and installed a camera in their bathroom and took images of them undressing. (Courtesy of the Austin Police Department)

Man Accused of Installing Hidden Camera in Neighbor’s Bath (Video)

According to an arrest affidavit, a work crew doing a remodel of a woman's bathroom in Austin, Texas, found a hidden camera the homeowner didn't know was there. Police responded to a...

Armor Express Wins Coveted Busch Ballistic Helmet Contract from DEA

Armor Express, a leading manufacturer and distributor of high-performance protective solutions for the Domestic and Federal Law Enforcement markets, Department of Defense and First Responders, and a 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award...
A South Plainfield man was arrested and charged with possession of a destructive device for an unlawful purpose after authorities canceled Monday’s Labor Day Parade and other related activities there. (Courtesy of YouTube)

Labor Day Parade Canceled After Explosive Devices Found (Multi-Video)

September 2, 2019 – In Breaking News – USA TODAY, Bridgewater Courier News A man has been arrested and charged with possessing explosive devices, an incident that resulted in the cancellation of the...
Critical events happen every day: severe weather, workplace violence, active shooters, terrorism, IT and power outages & more. Together, NC4 & Everbridge is an end-to-end threat assessment, incident communications & mgmt platform reducing critical incident ‘time to know’ thru remediation-all from a single pane of glass, for gov’t, enterprise, community.

Everbridge Florida Partners Are Ready for Hurricane Dorian (Multi-Video)

Everbridge, a global leader in critical event management software that helps keep people safe and businesses running, and a Double Award Winner in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, and Everbridge’s partners in...