The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Center for Countering Human Trafficking (CCHT) oversees the DHS mission to combat human trafficking and the importation of goods produced with forced labor.

Combat Human Trafficking – DHS Launches New Resources to Help

On World Day Against Trafficking in Persons, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), whose 'Blue Campaign' was Recognized in the 2020 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, released new resources aimed...
Tony Coulson, director of CSUSB testified that the nation is in a crisis situation of a 500,000 person shortage in the cyber workforce. “That’s an absurd number,” Coulson told members of the House Subcommittee on Homeland Security, Infrastructure Protection and Innovation. “If this was doctors and nurses, there would be a national outcry.”

U.S. in Crisis with Massive Shortfall of 500,000 Cyber Workforce Jobs

Tony Coulson, director of Cal State San Bernardino's Cybersecurity Center, testified before a congressional subcommittee on Thursday, to apprise all those in attendance that the nation is in a crisis situation of...

The Critical Importance of Fire Safety in Hospitals

Guest OpEd by Zack Zarrilli, retired firefighter/paramedic and founder of SureFire CPR A whiff of smoke, a door handle that’s warm to the touch, or a distant alarm––signs of a fire in...

PWPORG Seeking Superheroes to Help Children in Our Communities

PWPORG (Preparedness Without Paranoia) is 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. Emerging as...
The Washington DC Police Foundation serves over 15,000 youth annually through mentoring programs led by police officers, designed to enhance communication and to build positive relationships between youths, families, and law enforcement. 

Washington DC Police Foundation Nominated in 2021 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

The Washington DC Police Foundation, a 501 (c) (3) organization in our Nation’s Capital supports the Washington Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) youth and community outreach efforts, is pleased to announce they...

MCSF to Award $9.2 Million to Children of Marine & Navy Corpsmen

The Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation (MCSF), will award more than $9.2 million in academic scholarships to over 2,500 children of Marines and Navy Corpsmen for the 2021-2022 academic year. "I'm humbled and...
Please visit the Gabriel B. Taye Foundation at gabrielbtayefoundation.org, a 501(c)(3) foundation created by Gabriel's mother Cornelia Daniels, that is actively working to remove the societal stigma of bullying and mental health to create positive change in the lives of children and teens. (Courtesy of YouTube)

School to Pay $3M after a Bullied 8yo Died by Suicide (Multi-Video)

June 5, 2021 – In Breaking News – THE NEW YORK TIMES For at least a year, Gabriel Taye, 8, was severely bullied at his elementary school in Cincinnati. Gabriel, a third grader...
Join Discovery Education and First Lady Dr. Jill Biden as they welcome students to a behind-the-scenes Virtual Field Trip to experience the history and beauty of our nation’s capital, from the U.S. Capitol Building, the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial and the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. (Courtesy of Discovery Education and YouTube.)

Share ‘Washington DC Virtual Field Trip’ with the Kids You Hold Dear

For many American students, whether they be in elementary or middle school, a field trip to Washington, D.C. is a once-in-a-lifetime experience that can opens their eyes to an exciting world...
PWPORG.ORG (Preparedness Without Paranoia) is 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.

AST Editorial Director Joins PWPORG Preparedness Advisory Board

AST is pleased to announce that Tammy Waitt, Editorial and Managing Director at American Security Today has been invited to join the PWPORG Advisory Board, effective immediately. Ms. Waitt holds a degree...
Military recruit training involves thousands of participants and requires massive internal coordination, with all participants requiring training, assessments and evaluation on their physical conditioning, skill set, qualifications and aptitude in a variety of diverse ways, which requires synchronized planning, scheduling, resourcing and student tracking.

Taking Charge of Military Training with Smart Monitoring

Guest OpEd by Ari Vidali, Founder & CEO, Envisage Technologies  Military training oversight has never been easy. Every day poses challenges big and small, but there are specific actions leadership can adopt...