r. Kiernan discusses security with two young world changers during the making of a video for kids by kids called Minor Visions on Security.

Kiernan Group Holdings (KGH) – Changing the World (Multi-Video)

KGH, the recipient of two Platinum 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards by American Security Today (AST), is in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia and is owned and operated by Dr. Kathleen Kiernan, a...
Urban Shield is a unique tactical training exercise involving thousands of hours of planning and preparation that allows participating agencies a practical opportunity to evaluate their tactical team’s level of preparedness and ability to perform a variety of intricate first responder operations

908 Devices in Urban Shield High-Intensity Responder Training (Videos)

The ability to keep pace with today’s diverse and escalating threat landscape is critical for all first responders, from national and international agencies to your local hazmat team. As in any industry,...
Chris from Rhino Response Training discussing the features of S.T.A.T. Tourniquet

Does Your Facility Have Kid’s Sized Tourniquets? (Learn More, Video)

With the increase of mass shootings in the United States and stabbings in the United Kingdom, professionals have been urging civilians to get basic medical training and know what they can...
The DHS Science and Technology Directorate is developing advanced forensic tools and techniques that help DHS Homeland Security Investigations rescue exploited children, track down child pornographers, and obtain convictions against child molesters worldwide.

DHS S&T & HSI Collaborate to Save Children from Abuse & Exploitation

Every day, news reports detail the arrests of child predators and their horrific impact on innocent victims. Child sexual and physical exploitation is exploding online, and law enforcement officials need new tools...

NCL Cyber Education Competition Empowers Students to Reach High

From students to teachers, the benefits of participating in the National Cyber League (NCL) cybersecurity competition runs a wide gamut, and every season more people are realizing the appeal. Its virtual training ground helps...

Are Your Employees Prepared for an Active Shooter Situation?

By John Arendes, VP and GM, Global Compliance Solutions, Skillsoft Today, tragic events in the news are far too commonplace. In recent years, the United States has witnessed shootings in schools, shopping...
It is essential that we consider what happens if the “bad guy” breaches our “secure” perimeter at any level – then what?

Why Run-Hide-Fight Is Wrong and Two Ways to Fix It (Learn More, Video)

Op-Ed By Doug Haines, Owner and CEO of Haines Security Solutions, and Winner of the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards for Best Homeland Security Education Throw a can of beans.  Throw a chair. Spray...
Draken International, the largest commercial provider of tactical aircraft services, has expanded its already extensive operations in support of the United States Air Force.

Draken Expands Tactical Air Services to Luke & Hill Air Force Bases (Video)

Draken International, has expanded its already extensive operations in support of the United States Air Force. Draken, the largest commercial provider of tactical aircraft services, maintains a sizeable presence at Nellis Air Force...
Robotic Assistance Devices

2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Open for Early Entries

Be In It to Win IT, and Receive the Recognition your Organization Deserves American Security Today is pleased to announce that Early Entry Nominations are being accepted for the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland...

IARPA UG2 Prize Challenge Aims to Improve UAV Captured Imagery

The Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA), within the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, have announced the UG2 Prize Challenge for unmanned aerial vehicles, gliders, and ground data entries. The...