Raising Awareness & Educating Firefighters on Cancer Risks (Videos)

The New York State Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services (NYS DHSES), which was recognized for ‘Excellence in Public Safety,’ in the 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, has announced their...
Trenton Navy Week will feature demonstrations on the USS Constitution, the oldest commissioned ship in the Navy. Navy Weeks are the service’s signature outreach program, designed to allow U.S. citizens to learn about the Navy, its people, and its importance to national security and prosperity.

Navy Week to Set Sail for Trenton May 2nd thru 8th (Learn More, Multi-Video)

By Lt. Cmdr. Kevin Chambers, U.S. Navy, Navy Office of Community Outreach The U.S. Navy is preparing to bring a Navy Week to Trenton, N.J. during the week of May 2-8, as the fourth...

ASSA ABLOY Brands Introduce Forced Entry Bullet Resistant Doors (Video)

ASSA ABLOY hollow metal door brands Ceco Door, Curries, and Fleming now offer Forced Entry Bullet Resistant Assemblies (FEBR), designed to resist an intense, prolonged attack by one or more intruders. This...

Educating Children with TV on Responding to Emergencies (… More)

New opinion research finds the overwhelming majority of Americans see public television as an effective channel for educating children and underserved populations about responding to emergency situations like tornados, hurricanes, earthquakes...

NCI Awarded Prime Position on $37B Award Contract with US Army

NCI, a leading provider of information technology (IT) and professional services and solutions to U.S. Federal Government agencies, has been awarded a prime position on the multiple award indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity U.S. Army...

D13’s MESMER in ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards (Multi-Video)

Department 13 (D13) is delighted to announce that it's MESMER® Counter Drone System has been nominated to compete in the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program. The MESMER Counter Drone System is a unique,...

Congressional Hearings on Misuse of Social Media Platforms (Videos)

The Counter Extremism Project (CEP) released the following statement in advance of tech companies’ upcoming hearings before the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives:  Internet and social media companies have a troubling...
Nearly two years of planning has taken place, largely behind the scenes, to make sure that Super Bowl LII—and the 10 days of events leading up to the kickoff at U.S. Bank Stadium on February 4—is safe and secure. Nothing has been left to chance, not even the weather.

Super Bowl Security: FBI Behind-the-Scenes Look (Includes Multi-Videos)

By the FBI On the wintry streets of downtown Minneapolis, ice crunches underfoot. The wind is whipping, and the temperature hovers in the teens. The weather will be one of the many topics...
DHS is committed to staying a step ahead of our enemies, and an informed and vigilant public remains one of the Department’s greatest assets in protecting the homeland.

DHS New NTAS Bulletin: A Vigilant ‘YOU’ is One of Our Greatest Assets

Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen M. Nielsen has reissued the National Terrorism Advisory System (NTAS) Bulletin pertaining to the terror threat to the U.S. homeland. After carefully considering the current threat environment,...
Planning makes it possible to manage the entire life cycle of a potential crisis. Strategic and operational planning establishes priorities, identifies expected levels of performance and capability requirements, provides the standard for assessing capabilities and helps stakeholders learn their roles.

FEMA’s New Guide for Complex Coordinated Terrorist Attacks

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has released the guide "Planning Considerations: Complex Coordinated Terrorist Attacks" to aid community partners in planning and preparing for complex coordinated terrorist attack scenarios. The guide highlights the unique...