Deputy Chief Andrew Scharnweber, a 22 year veteran of the U.S. Border Patrol, returns to the Buffalo Sector after most recently serving as an Associate Chief, Law Enforcement Operations Directorate, U.S. Border Patrol Headquarters, Washington, D.C.

Chief Provost Names New Deputy Chief Patrol Agent for Buffalo Sector

U.S. Border Patrol Chief Carla Provost has selected Andrew K. Scharnweber as the new Deputy Chief Patrol Agent for the Buffalo, N.Y. Sector.   A 22 year veteran of the U.S. Border Patrol,...
DHS S&T has dedicated a multiyear program to address GPS vulnerabilities in critical infrastructure, with a multi-pronged approach to conduct vulnerability and impact assessments, develop mitigations, explore complementary timing technologies and engage with industry through outreach meetings and events.

DHS S&T on GPS Vulnerabilities & Developing Critical Infrastructure Plan

Our nation's critical infrastructure sectors strongly rely on accurate position, navigation and timing (PNT) to function efficiently and with the reliability required to keep assets and Americans safe. Precision timing is one...

Deputy US Marshal Shot & Killed Serving Federal Warrant (Multi-Video)

Chase White, 41, a father of four and a Deputy U.S. Marshal was shot and killed while serving a fugitive warrant last night in Tucson, Arizona at approximately 7:30 p.m. EST...
The Maryland PSN Program is a joint effort by federal, state and local law enforcement agencies, the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Maryland, and local prosecutors to identify, investigate and prosecute the individuals or organizations driving violent crime.

Project Safe Neighborhood Honored for Fed Violent Crime Cases (Videos)

Project Safe Neighborhoods, a nationwide initiative that brings together federal, state, local and tribal law enforcement officials, prosecutors, and community leaders to identify the most pressing violent crime problems in a community...

Navy to Commission Guided-Missile Destroyer USS Thomas Hudner

The United States Navy will commission its newest guided-missile destroyer, the future USS Thomas Hudner (DDG 116), during a 10:00 a.m. EST ceremony at Flynn Cruiseport in Boston, Massachusetts on Saturday,...

AST Names 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Winners at the Javits Center in NYC

Thousands of government and security industry professionals traveled to the Javits Center in New York City in November to meet with over 225 industry-leading innovators and technical reps, participate in executive level...

Migrant Woman Impaled? What is Happening on US-Mexico Border Wall

San Diego Sector Border Patrol agents rescued a woman who fell from the primary wall about one-mile east of the San Ysidro Port of Entry and impaled herself on pieces of...
HESCO's new rising arm barrier is capable of stopping a truck weighing 6800kg traveling at 40mph

HESCO New RAB Crash Barriers Complete TERRABLOCK (Multi-Video)

HESCO, leaders in the design and engineering of defence products and perimeter security solutions, is now adding a hostile vehicle mitigation access control product to the company's TERRABLOCK line. HESCO launched TERRABLOCK...
Suicide risk varies by occupation with recent rates highest for males in the construction and extraction trades, and for females in the arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media industries. (Courtesy of YouTube.)

Death by Suicide Increasing Among American Workers, CDC (Multi-Video)

The suicide rate among the US working age population has increased 34% between 2000-2016 according to a new report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The report recently published...
Christian Toro, (at left), a former New York City high school math teacher and his twin brother Tyler Toro paid minor students to remove explosive materials from fireworks and store them in jars, which the brothers stockpiled stored in their Bronx apartment.

Twin Brothers Plead Guilty to Bronx Bomb-Making Plot (Multi-Video)

A former Harlem schoolteacher and his twin brother pled guilty on Monday to federal conspiracy and bomb-making charges, admitting that they had stockpiled explosive material in their Bronx apartment. The former teacher,...