Chris Magnus, sworn in as fifth Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP).

CBP Adds New Commissioner & Biometrics at Port of New Orleans

Everything about a cruise should be relaxing, including getting on and off the ship. Towards that end U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), a New Platinum 'ASTORS' Award Winner for Excellence in Homeland...
Over 300 people and 92 alleged gang members were arrested on the Gulf Coast as part of a six-month long U.S Marshals operation. (Courtesy of the U.S. Marshals Service by Shane T. McCoy)

Operation Triple Beam Leads to 351 Arrests, $4.3M Seized (Multi-Video)

The U.S. Marshals Service, which was recognized in the 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program for Excellence in Public Safety, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), which was honored in...
Personalize Your Airspace Security Solutions with Dedrone. Organizations of all sizes can select and combine best-in-class sensors to secure vulnerable airspace and effectively address their specific threat profile.

Dedrone Secures $30M+ to Protect Airspace from Unauthorized Drones

Dedrone, a market leader in smart airspace security, and New Platinum 'ASTORS' Award Winner for Best Airport/Aviation Security Solution in the AST 2021 Homeland Security Awards Program, has closed a $30.5 million...
fire safety

New Engineering Guide Available on ‘Fire Safety for Very Tall Buildings’

The Society of Fire Protection Engineers (SFPE), the world’s leading professional society for fire protection and fire safety engineering, along with the International Code Council (ICC), the leading global source of...
DEA Surge Against Fake Fentanyl-Laced Prescription Pills

Criminals Using Social Media Apps to Flood US with Fentanyl Warns DEA

As overdose deaths in the United States reach devastating new heights and claim a new victim every five minutes, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), which was recognized in the 2019 'ASTORS'...
Former NASA Administrator and Retired USMC Major General Charles F. Bolden’s unique skillset, deep knowledge base and network of relationships to be major assets for the counter-drone, cyber-takeover leader.

USMC Major General Charles Bolden Joins D-Fend C-sUAS Advisory Board

D-Fend Solutions, a leader in radio frequency (RF), cyber-based, counter-drone takeover technology, and New Gold 'ASTORS' Award Winner for Best Public Safety Workforce Management in the AST 2021 Homeland Security Awards Program,...
Mark43

Elk Grove Police to Launch Mark43 Single-Platform CAD & RMS Solution

Mark43, a leading cloud-based public safety software company, and New Gold 'ASTORS' Award Winner for Best Public Safety Workforce Management in the AST 2021 Homeland Security Awards Program, is pleased to announce...
NICE’s digital transformation solutions help public safety and justice agencies discover and disclose evidence, build cases and get to the truth faster

NICE Takes Best Investigation & 911 Center Solution in 6th ‘ASTORS’

NICE is pleased to announce that NICE Public Safety has been named a Multi-Award Winner in the 2021 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards for Best Investigation and 911 Center Solution categories. Sponsored by American...

Mass Shooting Thwarted After Students Report Threats on Snapchat

December 10, 2021 – In Breaking News – NBC News Police in Florida say two students at a Daytona Beach university may have thwarted a mass shooting by reporting concerning messages shared in a Snapchat group...
DART®-MS Launched by Governor of Maryland to Identify Illicit Drugs & Counter Recent Increase in Overdose Deaths

Maryland Police Select IonSense for Instantaneous Illicit Drug Screening

IonSense, a market leader in DART mass spectrometry, and New 'ASTORS' Award Winner for Best CBRNE Detection Solution in the AST 2021 Homeland Security Awards Program, has announced that the company's DART-MS...