FTA Safety Oversight Resulting in WMATA Metrorail Improvements

By FTA Acting Administrator Carolyn Flowers Friday the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) WMATA Safety Oversight Office released our latest in-depth investigation report to the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA). Special Directive 17-1 requires...

Flu Vaccine Coverage Remains Low this Year

As of early November, only about 2 out of 5 people in the United States reported having gotten this season’s flu vaccine, yet flu vaccine offered substantial benefit last season by...

Call For Proposals on Advanced First Responder Technologies (Learn More)

Applications are now being accepted for the NextGen First Responder Technologies solicitation, an opportunity for a maximum conditional grant of up to $1 million, jointly funded by the U.S. Department of...

2nd Georgia Police Officer Dies after Suspect Found Dead (Learn More)

By The Associated Press A second Georgia police officer died Thursday, a day after being shot alongside a fellow officer who was a lifelong friend, and the hunt for the suspected gunman...

GATR Recognized for Deployable SATCOM Solution (See in Action)

GATR Technologies (GATR), a subsidy of the Cubic Corporation, has received the Most Innovative New Product (MIP) Award in the Defense, Transportation and Cybersecurity category at the 2016 CONNECT MIP Awards that took place...

CHP & MSP Equip Officers with TASER X2 (See in Action)

TASER International has received an order for a total of 400 TASER® X2™ Smart Weapons for the Massachusetts State Police and a total of 369 X2s for the California Highway Patrol. Both...

New Medical Disaster Drone for Homeland Security & Global Health

Two new disaster drones delivered telemedical packages to victims and rescue personnel in a simulated mass casualty event Tuesday at John Bell Airport in Bolton, Mississippi. The technology debuted before an audience...

Latest PPSS Vest, Protects from Full Contact Shots & TASER (Video)

Official test reports now confirm PPSS Group's new NIJ Std 0101.06 Level IIIA Bullet Resistant Vests also offer protection from full contact shots, which form a fundamental part of the infamously...

Endgame Awarded Largest EDR Contract of Year with US Air Force

Endgame has won a $18.8 million contract with the U.S. Air Force to safeguard networks for their elite Cyber Protection Teams. Endgame first deployed its platform to the Air Force in December...

GA Officer Killed, 2nd Wounded in Shooting near University (Learn More)

By Rich McKay, Reuters A Georgia police officer was killed and a second critically injured in a shooting that occurred on Wednesday morning near a university campus in the southwestern part of...