At least 12 people were killed and dozens more injured after a van plowed through a crowd on Las Ramblas avenue in Barcelona, Spain. (Image courtesy of YouTube)

Van Hits Pedestrians in Deadly Barcelona Terror Attack (Multi-Video)

By Anne-Sophie Bolon, Palko Karasz and James McKinley Jr., The New York Times A van driver deliberately zigzagged into a crowd enjoying a sunny afternoon on Barcelona’s main pedestrian mall Thursday, killing...
PLEASE HELP - Investigators fear safety of toddler experiencing ongoing sexual abuse. All tips will remain confidential. Members of the public should not attempt to apprehend the suspect personally.

INTERPOL, ICE Seek Help to ID in Child Sex Abuse Case – Please Help

INTERPOL Washington, the U.S. National Central Bureau (USNCB), and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) are urging the public to help identify an unknown suspect wanted for...
ICF will continue to support education and preparedness programs to protect communities living in proximity to the nation’s nuclear power plants. Pictured here, Emergency Response Personnel practice decontamination (Image courtesy of FEMA)

FEMA Awards ICF $21M for RADL Emergency Preparedness

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has awarded ICF a contract valued up to $20.8 million to support education and preparedness programs to protect communities living in proximity to the nation’s...
Human Trafficking -ICE

Sex Trafficker Who Lived In Victim’s Dorm Room Sentenced

A North Texas man was sentenced Wednesday by U.S. District Judge Sam A. Lindsay to 13 years in federal prison for promoting prostitution, cyberstalking and firearms offenses. The sentence was announced by...
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions

AG Makes Sweeping Attack on Chicago’s Sanctuary City Policy

By Sari Horwitz and Mark Berman, The Washington Post Attorney General Jeff Sessions lambasted Chicago and its political leaders Wednesday, tying local policies on undocumented immigrants to soaring crime rates and threatening...
CBP

CBP Shares Important Tips for Boaters Ahead of Solar Eclipse

By now, most American's are aware that on August 21, a large swath of the United States, including Charleston, S.C., will experience a total solar eclipse – the first to touch the U.S....
More than 99.6 percent of TSA Pre✓® passengers waited less than five minutes to go through security checkpoints.

TSA at Phila Int’l Airport Screens Nearly 1.1M in July (Learn More)

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) screened nearly 1.1 million passengers and crew at Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) during the month of July, contributing to a record-setting month for the agency. TSA officers...
Prototype of low-cost, elevated sensor mast improves ship’s communication range and ability to detect, track, and classify contacts of interest (Image courtesy of DARPA)

TALONS Tested on Commissioned US Navy Vessel for First Time (Video)

DARPA’s Towed Airborne Lift of Naval Systems (TALONS) research effort recently demonstrated its prototype of a low-cost, elevated sensor mast aboard a commissioned U.S. Navy vessel for the first time. The crew of USS...
John Stratton, Verizon executive vice president and president of global operations

Verizon to Build Dedicated Network Core for Public Safety (Learn More)

Reaffirming their decades-long commitment to public safety, Verizon is making substantial investments in new network capabilities, as well as expanded products and services, to enhance our industry-leading 4G LTE network for...
Lionel Nelson Williams

Virginia Man Pleads Guilty to Terrorism Charges

Lionel Williams, 27, of Suffolk, Va., pleaded guilty today to attempting to provide material support to the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS), a designated foreign terrorist organization. Acting Assistant Attorney...