Haines Security Competes in ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards

Haines Physical Security Engineering Training and Certification Program has been nominated in the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award competition. Haines Security Solutions is unique within the security industry in providing classes which focus on...
New self-service iCAM D2000 and IrisBar ideal solutions to expedite travelers through airports, border crossings and other transportation venues

Iris ID helps Speed Travelers on their Way with New Compact ID Readers

Iris ID Systems, the 2021 Platinum 'ASTORS' Award Winner for Best Facial/Iris Recognition System, is launching two new IrisAccess™ products that will make it easier to quickly and conveniently move large...

Justice Department Announces the National Blue Alert Network

The Justice Department, along with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and Department of Homeland Security (DHS), have announced the nationwide rollout of the National Blue Alert Network, including newly developed deliverables and...
The Mark43 Crisis Response Directory was created to serve as a centralized resource of mental and behavioral health crisis responses in North American, European, and Australian communities. (Courtesy of Mark43)

Mark43 Crisis Response Directory to Increase Access to Information

Mark43, a leading cloud-native public safety software provider, and 2021 'ASTORS' Award Winner for Best Public Safety Workforce Management, is announcing the launch of the Mark43 Crisis Response Directory, a publicly-available database...

The National Center for Campus Public Safety (Learn More, Video)

The Office of Academic Engagement (OAE) serves as an important link between the Department of Homeland Security and the academic community. OAE partners with a number of higher education associations, federal...
“I’m ready to help clients leverage our technologies to create safe, secure, and sustainable spaces,” said Steve Johnston on his new position at Orion ECI as the new Director of Sales & Marketing.

Steve Johnston Adds Industry Lead-ership to Orion Entrance Control Sales

Orion Entrance Control Inc., a technology company that specializes in speed lanes, optical turnstiles, full height turnstiles, security tailgating solutions, and occupancy sensor solutions, has announced Steve Johnston will be joining their...

FBI Seeking Fugitive from Prosecution, Reward

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is offering a reward of up to $20,000 for information that leads to the location and arrest of Ruslan “Russ” Kirilyuk, 39, of Beverly Hills,...
S&T is working alongside the Department of Energy, Army Corps of Engineers, Army Ground Vehicle Systems Center, and Cummins Inc. to design and prototype an innovative emergency response vehicle, known as H2Rescue—a hydrogen fuel cell-powered truck that will serve as a lifeline to responders and community members during response and recovery efforts. (Courtesy of DHS S&T)

See How DHS S&T is Providing Shelter from the Storm(s) (Learn More, Video)

By Kathryn Coulter Mitchell, Senior Official Performing the Duties of the Under Secretary for the Science and Technology Directorate It’s been a matter of weeks since the 2022 hurricane season kicked off,...

SENSR Team Gets Green Light for Spectrum Analysis

A team made up of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), the Department of Defense (DoD), the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) received approval and...
Maj. Richard Star, USAR, an Iraq and Afghanistan war veteran who spent his final months fighting for servicemember benefits while also fighting stage 4 lung cancer, lost his battle to cancer in February 2021.   Medically retired before reaching 20 years, Star was a vocal advocate for legislation to approve concurrent receipt.   He was a “Chapter 61 retiree,” a servicemember who is forced to medically retire from injury on duty.  These retirees are not authorized for concurrent receipt, which means receiving retirement pay from DoD for their service, while also receiving disability pay from the VA to compensate for injury.

Major Richard Star Act a Priority for Our Nations Warfighters (Multi-Video)

Unfortunately, the Major Richard Star Act has also become a priority issue in our nation's political world. While many lawmakers have already shown support, others have not signaled their support for many...