Ramon Escobar

6-Times Deported Alien Accused of Homeless LA Murders (Multi-Video)

By Andrew R. Arthur, Center for Immigration Studies (CIS) According to the Huffington Post, Ramon Escobar is a 47-year-old Salvadoran. He is also a "convicted felon who has been repeatedly deported from the United States, ...
The sunrise ceremony kicked off a day of memorials, prayer services, blood drives and dedications to commemorate the lives lost in the Oct. 1, 2017, shooting. The giant casino marquees were set to go dark in unison Monday night with the names of the victims to be read shortly after. (Courtesy of YouTube)

Vegas Shooting Victims Remembered One Year Later (Learn More, Videos)

By Tim Stelloh, the Associated Press, and NBC News Hundreds gathered for a sunrise ceremony at an amphitheater in Las Vegas on Monday to mark the one-year anniversary of a mass shooting that left...
Sayfullo Saipov (Image courtesy of the Charles County, MO, Dept of Corrections)

Seeking Death Penalty in NYC Bike Path Attack that Killed 8 (Multi-Video)

By the Associated Press A man charged with using a truck to kill eight people last year on a New York City bike path will face the death penalty at a trial...
PureActiv™ is an automated outdoor surveillance system that addresses critical security threats to safeguard lives, facilities, and other high-value assets.

PureActiv Video Analytics Competes in 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program

PureTech Systems, a new competitor to the Annual 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is delighted to announce that PureActiv has been nominated to compete in the 2018 'ASTORS' Awards Program. PureActiv™ is...
DefCon hacking event shows how easy it is to hack voting systems, and advises officials to rethink their use of digital voting systems.

Hackers Warn Capitol Hill on Election Security Ahead of Midterms (Videos)

By Donie O'Sullivan and Sarah Mucha, CNN The vulnerabilities in America's voting systems are "staggering," a group representing hackers warned lawmakers on Capitol Hill on Thursday -- just over a month before the midterm...
In a near worst-case scenario, a new, lethal and highly infectious flu virus would break out in a crowded, unprepared megacity that lacks public health infrastructure, according to Johns Hopkins' Bloomberg School of Public Heath. Such a fast-moving virus could burst from a city and catch a ride with international travelers before public health officials realize what is happening.

100 Years Ago, Influenza Killed 50M People. Could it Happen Today?

By Doyle Rice, USA TODAY One hundred years ago, death came with astonishing speed and horrifying agony. Some influenza patients admitted to a Boston hospital in the morning of October 1918 would be dead by the...
Brookhaven Police Departments Officer James White (at right), and Cpl. Zach Moak (at left) were killed in the line of duty on the morning of Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018. (Courtesy of the MS Dept. Public Safety)

Heroes Down: Mississippi Police Officers Killed in Morning Shootout

By Justin Vicory and Therese Apel, Mississippi Clarion Ledger Two Brookhaven police officers were killed in a shootout early Saturday morning, and the suspect, wounded and in custody, had a history of run-ins...
With more than 90% of breaches attributed to successful phishing campaigns, phishing continues to be the #1 concern for most organizations. Empower your employees to recognize and resist malicious phishing attempts with Cofense PhishMe - designed to change risky behavior and enable employees to recognize and report malicious phishing emails.

Cofense Competes in 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program

We have a problem. Still. Despite record investments in cyber security technology, the data continues to paint a bleak picture: 91% of breaches start with spear phishing 146 Days – the average time to identify...
The National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC)

White House Rolls Out New National Cyber Strategy, See Details (Video)

President Trump has signed off on a long-awaited national cyber strategy that aims to guide how his administration will handle offensive and defensive cybersecurity and cyberthreats, according to John Bolton, the National Security...
On April 12, 2017 Ryan Keith Taylor allegedly made and set off a chemical weapon in the Kisatchie National Forest, releasing chlorine gas which injured several investigators and started a fire.

Soldier Gets Prison for Manufacturing, Using a Chemical Weapon

Ryan Keith Taylor, 24, a soldier at Fort Polk, has been sentenced to 135 months in prison, to be followed by five years of supervised release, for manufacturing, possessing and detonating...