Last year, an FBI hostage rescue team in the US was attempting to find an elevated position to scan a situation. Once up there, the agents heard a buzzing noise they couldn’t place. Soon after, they were attacked by a fleet of drones, according to Joe Mazel, the FBI’s head of operational technology.

Criminals Using Swarms of Drones Against Law Enforcement (Videos)

By Victor Tangerman, Futurism The biggest growing trend among criminals? Using drones. Criminals are no longer restricted to burner phones, guns, and getaway cars. They’re finding new, sophisticated ways to smuggle contraband, conduct...
Vehicle to vehicle communication simplifies patrol planning and increases enforcement efficiency. Connecting enforcement vehicles through Plate Link increases compliance by making it easier to identify shared permit parking infractions.

AutoVu Now Allows Sharing of Parking Data Between Patrol Vehicles

Genetec, a Winner in the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, and a leading technology provider of parking enforcement, unified security, public safety, operations, and business intelligence solutions, is introducing Plate Link,...
A new report from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), covering active shooter incidents in the United States between 2000 and 2013, examines specific behaviors that may precede an attack and that might be useful in identifying, assessing, and managing those who may be on a pathway to violence.

FBI Study of Pre-Attack Behaviors of Active Shooters (Learn More, Videos)

By Mark Berman, The Washington Post The terror of an armed gunman opening fire in public places has become an all-too-common occurrence, affecting American schools, churches, offices, holiday parties, government facilities and movie...
The American Border Patrol (ABP) recently demonstrated SEIDARM Counter-UAS Border Technology for U.S. Senate Candidates

US Not Prepared for Growing Border Drone Threats (Learn More, Videos)

American Border Patrol (ABP) demonstrated an electronic border security system for U.S. Senate candidates on Saturday, July 7th, at the American Border Patrol Test Range in Hereford, Arizona, which is on the Arizona/Mexico border. The American Border Patrol is...
Arizona DPS Trooper Tyler Edenhofer was hired in September after serving in the U.S. Navy, and was engaged to be married.

Hero Down: AZ Trooper Murdered 3 Months Out of Academy (Multi-Video)

By Jason Pohl, Arizona Republic Arizona Department of Public Safety Trooper Tyler Edenhofer was shot and killed Wednesday night during a fight along Interstate 10 west of Phoenix. Several motorists had been trying to corral a man who...
Robb Costello and Sara Burns were identified as the two officers killed in a shooting on Friday, August 10, 2018.  (Courtesy of the Fredericton Police Department)

2 Cops, Musician Killed in Canada Shooting Rampage (Multi-Video)

By Kathleen Joyce, Fox News Two officers among four killed in New Brunswick rampage Three of the four people killed in Friday’s shooting in the Canadian city of Fredericton, New Brunswick, have been...
Tasha Lynn Schleicher

Police Chief Furious as MN Serial Drunk Driver gets Probation (Video)

By Adam Uren, Bring Me the News Minnesota  A decision to sentence one of Minnesota's, and America's, worst drunk-driving offenders to probation has not sat well with a police chief. Tasha Lynn Schleicher,...
Deputy Mark Stasyuk

Hero Down: Deputy’s Suspected Killer in Custody (Learn More, Multi-Video)

By KCRA 3 News A Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department deputy was shot and killed Monday after responding to a call in Rancho Cordova. Three other people, including the suspect, were wounded during the...
Shot Tracer® Eagle Ceiling or Wall mounted Gunshot Detection System USA/Global Cellular Model

Shot Tracer Eagle IP Named a Finalist in 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program

When a gun shooting takes place, time is often the determining factor between life and death. The best chances for survival depend on the victim receiving help within the golden hour, a...
VitalTag can keep first responders connected to their patients via a suite of disposable sensors and mobile app. (Courtesy of PNNL)

Wearable Sensor Tracks Vital Signs in Mass Casualty Incidents (Learn More)

When mass casualty incidents strike, from active shooters or earthquakes, to multiple car pile ups, first responders can easily be overwhelmed by the sheer number of victims needing triage, treatment and...