Behavior & Physical Environment: You Can’t Fix One Without the Other

Guest OpEd By Doug Haines, Owner, Haines Security Solutions A couple of months ago, I was watching a news report about a kid who was bullied, beaten and died from the injuries inflicted on him...
Regroup

Want to Keep Your Community Safe? Use Better Mass Notifications

At the federal, state and local level, government employees know that keeping their communities and constituents safe and informed is their top mission. Whether it’s the threat of violence, an impending...

BriefCam Bolsters Video Analytics Capabilities & Cloud Solution

BriefCam, an industry leading provider of Video Content Analytics and VIDEO SYNOPSIS® solutions, and Winner of Best Video Analytics Solution in the 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, has implemented significant advancements...

NYPD COVID-19 Cases Rise & Update on Dept’s Steps to Combat COVID-19

March 22, 2020 – In Breaking News – New York Post The NYPD now has 98 confirmed cases of coronavirus — and double the average number of cops calling out sick, officials...
Vitalant

Healthy Blood Donors Are Urgently Needed for Hospital Patients Today

Amidst novel coronavirus (COVID-19) prevention measures, Vitalant, the Red Cross, and other blood centers nationwide are urging healthy individuals to donate blood—and organizations to maintain scheduled blood drives—to ensure patients have...
Deanne Criswell

Meet NYC Emergency Mgmt Commissioner Deanne Criswell (See Interview)

Extraordinary Leaders on an Extraordinary Day American Security Today (AST), had the distinct pleasure to catch up with the new NYC Emergency Management Commissioner Deanne Criswell, the keynote speaker at ISC East. Our...

COVID-19 on the High Seas: Why the U.S. Can’t Touch Cruise Lines

March 11, 2020 – In Breaking News – POLITICO The nightmare of coronavirus outbreaks on cruise ships has revealed an industry that's skirted oversight for years and used powerful allies in Washington...
Dermot Shea, NYPD Police Commissioner

NYPD Announces Facial Recognition Policy (Learn More, Multi-Video)

Although the New York Police Department (NYPD) has had an existent policy in place for some time, facial recognition technology is rapidly evolving, and as such, the department deemed it appropriate...
As the Platinum Award Winner for the 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award “Best Fire & Safety System,” three years running - the SOS (Siren Operated Sensors) Silent fills an urgent need for first responders to access gated communities without stopping or leaving their vehicle to enter a code or to use a key.

Emergency Access is Urgent!

As more of us choose to live in gated communities or put a gate on our private residence, it’s increasingly important to support emergency responders with the tools they need to...

New Restrictions, Closures Sweep US as Crisis Deepens (Multi-Video)

March 15, 2020 – In Breaking News – THE HILL State and city officials announced sweeping closures and new restrictions on Sunday as the U.S. struggles to contain the growing coronavirus pandemic...