According to Chicago police crime statistics posted online, between Jan. 1 and May 24, the nation's third-largest city had 200 homicides, compared with 176 during the same period last year.

Chicago’s Deadliest Memorial Day Weekend in Years ‘Alarming’

May 26, 2019 – In Breaking News – Fox News Chicago saw its deadliest Memorial Day weekend for gun violence since 2015, a jarring reminder that even a coronavirus pandemic and a statewide...

AST Latest *Fully Interactive* Magazine Now Live (Multi-Video)

AST is pleased to announce the newest Magazine is ready for viewing, and includes the following featured articles: SECURING ENDPOINTS a Top Concern and Challenge in Reducing Attack Dwell Times Research by...
CT State Police describe Manfredonia as white male about 6 foot 3 inches tall who weighs 240 pounds, last seen wearing a gray T-shirt, gray sweatpants and carrying a bag. He is possibly armed with guns and a knife or machete, police said. He has black disheveled hair. ARMED & DANGEROUS. DO NOT APPROACH. (Courtesy of Instagram)

3-State Manhunt for UConn Student Suspected of Double Homicide

May 25, 2019 – In Breaking News – Fox News The FBI has joined the massive manhunt, which is now spanning three states, for a University of Connecticut student believed to be armed with several stolen guns whom...
The @realNCIS continues to process the #CorpusNASShooting scene, using special equipment to document precise measurements in & around the North Gate aboard NAS Corpus Christi. (Courtesy of the Naval Criminal Investigative Service)

‘Terror-Related’ NAS Corpus Christi Shooting: Search for 2nd Suspect

May 22, 2019 – In Breaking News – Fox News A manhunt was underway in Texas for a possible second suspect after a Thursday shooting at Naval Air Station Corpus Christi in Texas that was “terror-related.” “We may have a...
Rave’s web-based vulnerable needs registry helps emergency managers, public safety and health leaders understand the individuals most at-risk within a community, to enable faster coordination and more efficient communication during a critical event.

Rave Mobile Safety Returns to Compete in 2020 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

The coronavirus pandemic has impacted vulnerable populations on a massive scale. The elderly, those with respiratory illnesses and others with underlying conditions that put them at greater risk were the hardest...
Javier Arnoldo Ceron Gomez, 21, one of several MS-13 gang members sought in the assassination of Salvadoran prosecutor Andres Ernesto Oliva Tejada, a prosecuting attorney in the homicide unit of the Salvadoran Attorney General’s Office, was repatriated on board a charter flight coordinated by ERO’s Air Operations Unit, and turned over to top-level Salvadoran judicial and immigration officials.

What are “High-Profile Removals” (HPR)?

By ICE Since U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) was established in March 2003, the agency has removed hundreds of thousands of aliens, some of whom fall under the category of high-profile...

COVID-19 Lessons are Learned: Opportunities We Can’t Afford to Miss

Guest OpEd by George Batsakis, EVP of 1901 Group Will we ever spontaneously “high five” a stranger at a sporting event again? Are the countless handshakes at government contracting industry days and technology...
Ryan Dusha Kedar may have changed his appearance. He should be considered ARMED AND DANGEROUS. Investigators are asking those who live in the mountains of South Carolina, North Carolina, Tennessee, Kentucky or Virginia to be aware. (Courtesy of the U.S. Marshals)

US Marshals Manhunt for ‘Intelligent’, ‘Socially Awkward’ Murder Fugitive

The U.S. Marshals are offering a $5,000 reward and the Crime Stoppers of Greenville are offering an additional reward of up to $2,000 for information leading to the arrest of a man wanted by the...
Since February 2020, Timothy J. Shea served as Interim U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia, where in that capacity, he led the largest U.S. Attorney’s Office in the country—responsible for the prosecution of both federal and local crimes in the District of Columbia. (Courtesy of the Department of Justice)

Timothy Shea Named New Acting Administrator of the DEA

Attorney General William P. Barr has announced the appointment of Timothy J. Shea as the new Acting Administrator of the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), which was honored in the 2019 ‘ASTORS’...
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DetectaChem Creates First Mass Market COVID-19 Smartphone Test Kit

DetectaChem, a global leader in innovative portable detection technologies, and Multiple Award Winner in the 2019 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is preparing to launch a ground-breaking new smartphone-based COVID-19 (Coronavirus)...