The most recent act of heroism in the nation's series of deadly shootings came from Kendrick Castillo, who just days before he was set to graduate from STEM School Highland Ranch rushed a gunman who was barking orders to stay in place and not move. (Courtesy of Facebook)

11 Days. 3 Mass Shootings. 3 Heroes. Why Some Risk their Lives for Others?

May 9, 2019 – In Breaking News – USA TODAY As shots fired inside a synagogue outside San Diego last month, Lori Gilbert Kaye, 60, put herself in between the shooter and the rabbi and died...
(Courtesy of the DEA)

Five Estonians Charged for Plot to Import Carfentanil & Fentanyl into US

Jevgeni Bokov, 44, Viktor Litvintsuk, 39, Amid Magerramov, 38, Nikolai Niftalijev, 32, and Vitali Voronjuk, 36, have been charged with narcotics trafficking and money laundering offenses, including conspiracy to import carfentanil...
For missions that allow the operator little flexibility to pick the weather in which to fly, such as military and emergency response missions, an aerodynamically shaped aerostat will provide a much greater availability at mission altitude and provide greater safety to the aerostat, its crew, and payload across all weather conditions. (Pictured here, TCOM 12 Meter aerostat)

Surveilling Borders from Above: TCOM’s Lighter-Than-Air Aerostats Elevate ISR Solutions to a New Level

Providing intelligent and cost-effective solutions to surveil borders is essential to meeting our nation’s security needs. TCOM’s Tactical Aerostats, used by Homeland Security on the border with Mexico as well as international...
Reporter Jeremy Scahill, pictured here, published a 2013 story in ‘The Intercept’ pertaining to a terrorist watch list that is not named, but mirrors the description in the court documents. Additionally, Scahill participated in a book tour for a book he wrote in 2013 which alluded to drones. (Courtesy of YouTube)

Former Intel Analyst Charged with Leaking Classified Info to Reporter

An indictment was unsealed on Thursday, charging former intelligence analyst Daniel Everette Hale, 31, of Nashville, Tennessee, with illegally obtaining classified national defense information and disclosing it to a reporter. Hale was...
With InformaCast alert software from Singlewire, they connect people when and where it matters. When an emergency occurs, the mass notification system helps keep people safe and informed, everywhere, every time. 

InformaCast Fusion Competes in the 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program

Singlewire Software, a leading mass notification technology developer recognized in the 2018 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is pleased to announce the company's InformaCast Fusion hybrid cloud notification platform has been nominated...
Rear Adm. Cedric Pringle, right, commander of Expeditionary Strike Group (ESG) 3, applauds Religious Programs Specialist Seaman David Miller, from Salem, N.H., assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6), during an awards ceremony on the roof of the barge assigned to Bonhomme Richard. Miller was awarded for his efforts in apprehending a woman threatening a church congregation on April 20, 2019. Bonhomme Richard is in its homeport of San Diego. (Courtesy of the U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Cosmo Walrath)

Navy Sailor Honored for Stopping Easter Church Mass Shooting (Video)

Rear Adm. Cedric Pringle, commander of Expeditionary Strike Group 3, awarded Religious Programs Specialist Seaman David Miller, assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6), the Navy and...
Officer Robert McKeithen was shot multiple times outside the Lopez Quave Public Safety Center, Sunday night, and died at a hospital shortly after. (Courtesy of the Gulfport Police Department)

Officer Shot & Killed Outside Police Station, Just Months Before Retiring

May 6, 2019 – In Breaking News – ABC News An arrest has been made in the murder of an on-duty police officer who was gunned down in front of his police...
K9 Officer Jordan Harris Sheldon (Courtesy of the Mooresville Police Department)

North Carolina Police Officer Shot, Killed During Traffic Stop

May 5, 2019 – In Breaking News – Atlanta Journal Constitution A community is mourning a fallen hero after a North Carolina police officer was shot and killed during a routine traffic stop Saturday...
Mark Morgan, who previously served as Chief of the United States Border Patrol, has been nominated as the next Director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) by President Donald J. Trump.

President Trump Names Former Border Patrol Chief, to Lead ICE

May 5, 2019 – In Breaking News – npr President Trump has named Mark Morgan, a former FBI agent and veteran of the Obama administration, as the new head of Immigration and...
An effective Threat Vulnerability Risk Assessment (TVRA) is the first step in developing a valuable school security program, identifying the security risks a particular school faces and ensures that a physical security program is designed to combat those risks, providing a roadmap that can be used to refine or develop a properly integrated safety and security program. 

The Value of Training – ‘ASTORS’ Award Winning True Security Design

By Joseph Pangaro, CPM, CSO True Security Design, recently recognized as the 2018 Gold Award Winner of the Annual ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program for Best Risk Analysis Methodology, is a provider of...