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3 Florida companies become IMAGE members (Learn More)

Three Florida companies became the latest employers to be certified by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) employment compliance program called IMAGE at a ceremony Thursday. IMAGE stands for ICE Mutual Agreement...
With the Addition of Houston Airports, Eligible Travelers Now Have Mobile Options at 20 Airports

Mobile Passport Control Expands to Houston Airports (Learn More)

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) today announced the expansion of Mobile Passport Control (MPC) to Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU). With the addition...

Jury Convicts Drug Dealer of Beating & Kidnapping Ex-Girlfriend

Ahmad Sayed Hashimi, aka Jimmy Hashimi, of Woodbridge, was convicted yesterday evening by a federal jury on charges related to his role in beating and kidnapping his ex-girlfriend, in addition to...
X26P Fire

LVMPD Deploys 1604 TASER X26P Smart Weapons (Learn More)

The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department has placed an order for a total of 1604 TASER® X26P™ Smart Weapons from TASER International. The order is an upgrade of older TASER weapons to the X26P Smart Weapon, using...
Congressman Michael McCaul (R-TX)

McCaul on US Secretly Lifting Sanctions on Iranian Banks (Learn More)

Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) released the following statement in regards to new information that the Obama Administration secretly lifted sanctions on certain Iranian banks: “The Obama Administration’s nuclear deal with Iran, the...
rapidsos

GeoComm & RapidSOS to Provide Mobile Caller Location (Video)

GeoComm and RapidSOS, a competitor in the 2016 AST Homeland Security Awards ‘ASTORS’ competition, are partnering to provide enhanced mobile caller location and other additional information from RapidSOS systems into GeoComm 9-1-1 PSAP map displays...
Petty Officer 3rd Class Robert Anderson hails the fishing vessel Lisa B from the Coast Guard Sector Southeastern New England command center on Friday, Aug. 12, 2016. The Lisa B assisted in rescuing three kayakers from the water off Great Point, MA. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Nicole J. Groll)

Behind the Scenes: Coast Guard Search & Rescue

By Coast Guard Petty Officer 3rd Class Nicole J. Groll “Mariners in the vicinity of Great Point Nantucket Sound, be on the lookout for three persons in the water…” Coast Guard Petty Officer...

Navy’s Longest Range Surface-to-Air Intercept in Naval History

In the longest range surface-to-air intercept of its kind in naval history, a Raytheon Company Standard Missile-6 successfully destroyed an over-the-horizon, threat target. The mission also demonstrated the combat capabilities that SM-6...
Maritime Administrator Paul 'Chip' Jaenichen

Port Program Strengthens Maritime, Freight Infrastructure

Posted by Maritime Administrator Paul “Chip” Jaenichen During my recent travels to California, I joined state and local leaders to commemorate the transfer of 125 acres of property to the City of...
Gen. Dennis L. Via, USA, commanding general, U.S. Army Materiel Command (l), was the keynote speaker at the AFCEA 70th Anniversary & Sarnoff Award Celebration. Alfred Grasso, president and CEO, The MITRE Corporation, also was honored at the event as the recipient of AFCEA's highest honor, the David Sarnoff Award.

AFCEA International Celebrates 70 Years of Service

More than 200 military and business dignitaries gathered last night to commemorate the creation of the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA). The organization, established to ensure a continued dialogue between...