Stryker Double V Hull Infantry Carrier Vehicle (ICVVA1)

U.S. Army Stryker Brigade Combat Teams Updated with 30 mm MCWS

The U.S. Army Contracting Command – Detroit Arsenal (ACC- DTA) has awarded Oshkosh Defense, a $99 Million order to upgrade an additional Stryker Brigade Combat Team (SBCT) with the 30 mm...
“Areas inland will continue to experience dangerous weather conditions, so please be safe and listen to local emergency management officials,” FEMA Administrator Deanne Criswell.

FEMA Urges Citizens to Stay Alert to Continuing Risks from Ida

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), continues to track Hurricane Ida, which made landfall as a dangerous Category 4 hurricane near Port Fourchon, Louisiana, on Sunday afternoon. Now downgraded to a tropical...
In 2020, the world changed in unexpected and mostly, unanticipated ways. Schools were closed, sports were canceled and just about everything we understood and took for granted changed. What did not change then or now is the need to have informed conversations about the threats to safety always, and the need to have access to resources that are easy to understand and easy to apply. Developing comprehensive plans for awareness, preparedness, response, and recovery are the first steps-based on knowledge not out of fear. (Courtesy of PWPORG)

3 Minutes to Preparedness: 6 Steps to Cyber Hygiene

By PWPORG, a 501(c)(3) built by law enforcement and security industry practitioners and educators to provide educational resources to kids, families and communities on safety and emergency preparedness. Foundational Best Practices STEP ONE:...

Doctors Warn Against the Milk Crate Challenge (Learn More, Multi-Video)

August 27, 2021 – In Breaking News – Hackensack Meridian Health Dare devils across the internet are at it again with a new and very dangerous viral trend, the #MilkCrateChallenge. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jvxJoHwCk-4 (Medical experts say the...
“If we’re not talking officer safety and sending our men and women safely home to their families then we’re not having a conversation I want to have,” Sheriff C. H. "Hank" Partin

Automatic Injury Detection (AID) Nominated in 2021 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

Select Engineering Services (SES), a Double Platinum Award Winner in the 2020 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is pleased to announce the Automatic Injury Detection (AID) is one of two products...
Whether it’s a natural disaster, an incident at a major event, or an active shooter or terrorist attack, situations inevitably arise where a multi-agency, multi-jurisdictional task force is required to immediately respond. The question is, is your city and county ready for the next emergency situation that comes along?

Fūsus Real-Time Crime Center in the Cloud Nominated in 2021 ‘ASTORS’

Fūsus, a company capable of extracting and unifying live video and data feeds from virtually any source, to create a central hub for enhanced situational awareness and investigative capabilities of Law...

10 Disaster Preparedness Tips Every Public Safety Department Should Use

By Sahil Merchant, Chief Strategy Officer at Fūsus Whether it’s a natural disaster, an incident at a major event, or an active shooter or terrorist attack, situations inevitably arise where a multi-agency,...
PureActiv™ is an automated outdoor surveillance system that addresses critical security threats to safeguard lives, facilities, and other high-value assets.

PureActiv AI Deep Learning Video Analytics Compete in 2021 ‘ASTORS’

PureActiv AI Deep Learning Geo-spatial Video Analytics from PureTech Systems, a 2020 Multi-'ASTORS' Award Winner, has been Nominated in Six categories in the 2021 'ASTORS' Awards Program. PureTech Systems delivers a fully integrated...
The number of homicides is approaching those seen in the late 1980s and early 1990s, which prompted the passage of the 1994 Crime Bill that allowed cities to hire 100,000 more police officers, allocated nearly $10 billion for new prisons and created a federal three strikes provision mandating life in prison without the possibility of parole for anyone convicted of at least three serious violent felonies or drug trafficking.

Mass Shootings, Homicide Rates, Gun Sales Hit Highest Levels Since 1990s

September 4, 2021 – In Breaking News – Yahoo News Londan Hill was sitting at the kitchen table in a family friend's Cleveland-area home when two bullets ripped through the wall, piercing his neck. He staggered...
"Media produced by AQ, ISIS, and their affiliates and branches which reference the 9/11 attacks likely reinforce [homegrown violent extremists'] anti-US sentiments and contributes to their radicalization by serving as a reminder of past success in targeting the United States," the bulletin says.

Terrorist Messages to Exploit 9/11 Anniv & Cancer Dangers Remain

September 3, 2021 – In Breaking News – CNN US intelligence officials are anticipating foreign terrorist organizations will seek to exploit the 20th anniversary of 9/11 and "probably the US withdrawal from...