Lone resource officer Blaine Gaskill's quick action stopped the Maryland school shooter and is credited with bringing the incident to a quick end. (Image courtesy of Facebook)

Gunman Dead, 2 Students Wounded in MD School Shooting (Multi-Video)

By Terence Cullen, The NY Daily News A student gunman opened fire inside his southeast Maryland high school Tuesday morning — striking at least one classmate — before being shot by a...
No Safe Harbors: A Webinar Wednesday, March 21 at 2 PM, and You're Invited!

No Safe Harbors: Charting a Smarter Course (Join Maritime Cyber Webinar)

There are no “Safe Harbors” when it comes to avoiding or preventing the next cyber attack. So what do you do? What do maritime stakeholders (shipping companies, terminal operators, cruise lines, port...
As a young man, Donald Trump witnessed the pain of addiction in his family. Now as President, he is fighting back.

Trump: How We Will Win the War on Opioids (Learn More, Multi-Video)

By The White House The numbers around drug addiction in America are staggering. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, nearly 64,000 Americans died from a drug overdose in 2016 alone—more...
Ideal for users in the military, law enforcement & field service, the DURABOOK U11 provides protection from drop, shock, vibration, rain, dust, sand, humidity, freeze/thaw, high/low temperatures, electromagnetic interference & explosive atmosphere. The U11 is the only 11.6” rugged tablet with a quick-release SSD, making it easy to remove & store sensitive info, with world class connectivity options, it delivers maximum performance in a package that can take a serious beating.

‘ASTORS’ Award Winning Durabook Unveils New Fully-Rugged U11 Tablet

Durabook Americas, a ‘2017 "ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award Winner for Best Rugged Computer Tablet, has introduced the newest member of the DURABOOK family, the fully rugged 11.6” DURABOOK U11 tablet. The new device features an Intel®...
Below are tips and links to information on some of the most common travel-related questions as well as insider information on security updates and new web/app features. It’s best to be prepared before arriving at the checkpoint. It makes things far less stressful to arrive early and prepared. (Image courtesy of the TSA)

TSA’s 2018 Spring Break Travel Tips: What You Need to Know (Multi-Video)

By the TSA Ahhh, depending on what part of the country you’re in, there’s still a lot of cold weather to come, but spring break is in the air! Below are tips and...
Emergency Rescue Crews responding to newly-installed 950-ton FIU Bridge that collapsee in Miami on Thursday. (WARNING: Graphic Images)

New FIU Ped Bridge Collapses, Killing People, Crushing Cars (Multi-Video)

By Doug Stanglin and Alan Gomes, USA TODAY A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing several people, according...
Overall, Emergency Department (ED) visits (reported by 52 jurisdictions in 45 states) for suspected opioid overdoses increased 30 percent in the U.S., from July 2016 through September 2017.

Emerg Dept Data Shows Rapid Increases in Opioid Overdoses (Video)

Data from emergency departments (EDs) show that the U.S. opioid overdose epidemic continues to worsen, according to the latest Vital Signs report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The report examines...
Raven, A Mobile, Web-Based, Cloud-Enabled, Open Source Emerg Mgt Platform, Available at No Cost for 24 Months

DHS Award: Get WICS Raven Emerg Mgt at No Cost for 2 Yrs (Multi-Video)

The Worldwide Incident Command Services Corporation (WICS), a California incorporated Nonprofit Public Benefit corporation, has been awarded a contract from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate...
Injury simulations in remote locations are part of the Grady Special Forces training program.

US Special Forces & Grady Health Train Combat Medics (Multi-Video)

Grady Memorial Hospital is the only civilian hospital in the country that has formed a partnership with the U.S. Army Special Forces to provide additional, formal instruction and preparation for its...
Sunday, November 5, 2017, gunman, Devin Kelley, dressed all in black wearing tactical gear, entered the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs,Texas, and began firing resulting in 26 deaths and 20 more injured in this small, rural Texas town. (Image courtesy of Twitter and YouTube)

NFPA Fast-Tracks Unified Response for Active Shooter & Hostile Events

A rise in active shooter incidents and the escalating impact of hostile events has prompted the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) to process NFPA 3000, Standard for Preparedness and Response to Active Shooter and/or Hostile Events as a...