Slain NOPD officer Marcus McNeil 'a jewel,' spent years teaching children to read, mentor recalls (Image courtesy of The New Orleans Advocate and YouTube)

Slain NOPD Officer Used Stun Gun but Weapon Didn’t Stop Killer (Videos)

By Ramon Antonio Vargas, The New Orleans Advocate The man accused of fatally shooting a New Orleans policeman early Friday managed to recover from being shocked with a stun gun to kill...
The Corps’ martial arts program combines hand-to-hand and close-quarter techniques with lessons on warrior ethos, leadership and teamwork. Program instructors must pass a grueling 15-day course to earn the instructor’s tab on their belt and the right to train other Marines.

Marine Martial Arts Instructor Instills Corps’ Ethos (Learn More, Video)

By Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Tayler P. Schwamb, Marine Corps Installations Pacific “I’m never going to hold anything back. If they want to learn something they are going to earn it.” “I want...
Death toll rises to at least 41 as 10000 firefighters battle blazes (Image courtesy of The Los Angeles Times and YouTube)

Death Toll Rises as Firefighters Battle Massive CA Wildfires (Multi-Video)

By Joseph Serna, Laura J. Nelson, Chris Megerian, Sonali Kohli, The Los Angeles Times As the death toll rose to 40, firefighters struggled to get the upper hand against several massive wildfires...
SES has developed the first wearable active sensor technology with the ability to automatically summon help in the event fo a life threatening incident.

SES Automatic Injury Detection (AID) in ‘ASTORS’ Awards (Multi-Video)

Select Engineering Services (SES), has developed the only wearable body armor sensor that notifies an entire agency when an attack has occurred on an officer(s) providing GPS Location, Injuries, Medical Information...
"This dedicated group of special agents are among the best and brightest at HSI and are very deserving of this honor," said Steve Francis, special agent in charge of HSI Detroit, which oversees Michigan and Ohio. " The significant results of these task forces speak for themselves and to the powerful force multiplier of collaboration.

ICE HSI Agents Receive Prestigious Ohio AG’s Award (Learn More, Video)

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) special agents and task force officers from Cincinnati and Columbus were among several law enforcement personnel recognized at a ceremony Thursday by...
A proactive approach to public safety - Genetec Citigraf is a decision support system that unifies public safety operations across city departments through situational awareness and the proper dissemination of information.

Genetec Citigraf: New Public Safety Decision Support – LIVE in Chicago

Genetec, a leading technology provider of unified security, public safety, operations, and business intelligence solutions, recognized as a finalist in the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is launching its new...
Solar-powered (with integrated battery) and wireless, this invisible fence requires no civil engineering (up and running in hours) for coverage of 328 feet (100m) per system which can be linked together with other systems for large perimeters, guaranteeing exceptional performance in all weather conditions and does so with its proprietary design anti-condensation, anti-ice caps.

PROTECH Solaris Competes in ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards

Solaris from PROTECH (a US-based manufacturer) is the first autonomous long range active infrared barrier of its kind in the perimeter security industry. Solar-powered (with integrated battery) and wireless, this invisible...

Help the FBI Identify a Child Predator (Learn More, Hear Audio)

By the FBI Crimes Against Children The unidentified woman being sought—known only as Jane Doe 39—can be seen in a video with a child who is being sexually exploited. The video was obtained during...
S.T.A.T. Medical Devices has designed the most versatile, affordable, and quickest applied Tactical Tourniquet on the market today, that effectively occludes blood flow in extremities and can be used on torso wounds. 

S.T.A.T. Tourniquet ‘Stops the Bleed’ in Mass Casualty Incidents (See Video)

S.T.A.T. Tourniquet’s intuitive design, allows civilians to use it without prior bleed control training in the event of an emergency. S.T.A.T. Tourniquet comes with a self-counting timer, and can be used on...
You know the bad days, the call you'd rather not get, the doors you wish you didn't have to open. We'll be there, ready to take the hit. So after that one moment.. you'll be able to get back up.

Armor Express Protects US CBP Agents (Learn More, Multi-Video)

Armor Express, a leading manufacturer and distributor of high-performance body armor solutions, and a competitor in the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, has been awarded a five-year, multimillion dollar Indefinite...