Members of the J-CODE team conduct a search of a residence and vehicle in California in March 2019, where drugs were among the items seized. (Courtesy of the FBI)

J-CODE Nets 61 arrests in Operation Targeting Darknet Opioid Trafficking

Members of the Joint Criminal Opioid and Darknet Enforcement (J-CODE) team shut down 50 Darknet accounts used for illegal activities, and international law enforcement agencies made 61 arrests as a result...
A competitor in the United States Army Special Operations Command (USASOC) International Sniper Competition, adjusts the magnification on his scope prior to shooting at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, March 18, 2019. Twenty one teams competed in the the 10th annual USASOC International Sniper Competition where instructors from the United States Army John F. Kennedy Special Warfare Center and School designed a series of events that challenged the two-person teams’ ability to work together, firing range, speed and accuracy in varied types of environments. (Courtesy of the U.S. Army photo by K. Kassens)

Military Snipers Face Off in USSCO Shooting Competition (Multi-Video)

March 26, 2019 – In Breaking News – Army Times Snipers from around the world tested their skills last week in intense events meant to look, feel and sound like combat. The U.S....
Donald Washington, Director of the U.S. Marshals Service

White House Pick Donald Washington Sworn in to Lead US Marshals Service

Donald Washington was sworn in as the new director of the U.S. Marshals Service on Friday with Chief Judge S. Maurice Hicks Jr. presiding and Chief Judge Carl E. Stewart of...
Central American migrants are seen inside an enclosure in El Paso after crossing the border between Mexico and the United States. (Courtesy of YouTube.)

Border Hits ‘Breaking Point’ in El Paso

March 28, 2019 – In Breaking News – Fox News The nation’s top border security official said Wednesday that the border is at its "breaking point" during a visit to Texas, where as many as...
According to the Justice Department, police were able to identify Cesar Sayoc from a fingerprint left on one of the devices. (Courtesy of YouTube)

Bomber Pleads to 2018 Domestic Terrorist Attacks, Mailing 16 IEDs

Cesar Sayoc, (also known as Cesar Randazzo, Cesar Altieri, and Cesar Altieri Randazzo), pled guilty to a 65-count Superseding Information in Manhattan federal court before U.S. District Judge Jed S. Rakoff. In...

How Can Federal Agencies Secure Data Services in the Cloud

By Gerry Gebel, VP of Business Development at Axiomatics As businesses continue their mass migration of data, applications, workflows and other business assets to the cloud, federal agencies are following suit, and...
Participation in the Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) Pilot Project Program is voluntary and open to pharmaceutical distribution supply chain members to apply to the program. FDA will ensure that participation reflects the diversity of the supply chain, including large and small entities from all industry sectors.

FDA Embraces Blockchain, Seek Track & Trace Pilot Participants

A key element of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA's) mission is focused on helping to ensure that all products the agency regulates, which includes drugs available to consumers, are...
Automatic Systems America, is a Platinum Award Winner in their Third Consecutive ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Competition, and a Proud Sponsor of the 2018 'ASTORS' Awards Presentation Luncheon.

How to Design Effective Pedestrian Entrance Control Systems

Automatic Systems has put together this comprehensive guide, suitable for beginners and experts alike, which addresses the critical issues for selection and design of pedestrian entrance control systems. By Mike McGovern, Regional Sales...
Robots are often used as the first line of defense in response to a bomb threat; learning how to use such an advanced tool is a primary training component at the FBI’s Hazardous Devices School, at Redstone Arsenal in Huntsville, Alabama, the only facility in the country that trains and certifies the nation’s public safety bomb technicians. (Courtesy of the FBI)

Where the Nation’s Bomb Techs Learn the Tools of the Trade (Multi-Video)

By the FBI The bomb threat at an Alabama strip mall was met by a robust response—bomb technicians from around the country armed with X-ray gear, robot technology, and the latest intelligence...
DARPA has issued a Request for Information (RFI) to augment its understanding of state-of-the-art technologies for 3D mapping and surveying. (Courtesy of Darpa)

DARPA Seeks Innovative Tools to Capture Underground Worlds in 3D

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), is seeking information on state-of-the-art technologies and methodologies for advanced mapping and surveying in support of the agency’s 2018 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Award Winning Subterranean (SubT)...