Eighty-nine firefighters (56 volunteer, 23 career and 10 wildland agency) died while on duty in 2016.

Firefighter Fatalities in the United States in 2016, Report Released

The U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) report, "Firefighter Fatalities in the United States in 2016," identifies and analyzes all on-duty U.S. firefighter fatalities that occurred last year increase understanding of their causes...
Akayed Ullah, a 27-year-old Bangladeshi man, reportedly inspired by ISIS set off a pipe bomb inside New York's Port Authority bus terminal during rush hour Monday morning (Image courtesy of YouTube)

NY: Man Detonates Pipe Bomb in Attempted Terror Attack (Multi-Video)

By Eliott C. McLaughlin, CNN A man wearing a homemade pipe bomb detonated his explosive in a walkway at the Port Authority Bus Terminal near Times Square on Monday, injuring three people...

VA Sheriff Selects Armor Express VPAM-Certified Ballistic Helmet

Central Lake Armor Express, a leading manufacturer and distributor of high-performance body armor solutions, and the 2017 'ASTORS' Platinum ‘ASTORS’ Award Winner for Best Personal/Protective Equipment Product, is excited to announce that...
The safety train consists of a dedicated locomotive, two boxcars converted into classrooms, four types of railroad tank cars used in transporting all types of chemicals, and two specially equipped flat cars with a variety of tank-car valves and fittings

Safety Train Educates 3,241 First Responders on its 2017 Tour (Video)

In 2017, Norfolk Southern provided training to 3,241 first responders across its network on the company's safety train, a rolling learning lab that helps communities prepare for and safely respond to potential...
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Frost & Sullivan Recognizes NICE for Invest & Evidence Mngnt Solution

NICE, the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Platinum Award Winner for Best 911 Recording & Analytics Solution, has earned a Frost & Sullivan prestigious Technology Leadership Award for Investigation and Evidence Management Solutions. The award recognizes companies that demonstrate...
Rohit Braggs, Orolia VP of PNT Networks and Sources

Orolia Receives Two 2017 Platinum ‘ASTORS’ Awards (Multi-Video)

Orolia, the world leader in resilient positioning, navigation and timing (PNT) solutions, has  won the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards in two key categories. The awards, sponsored by American Security Today, were...
Josh J. Minkler, United States Attorney for the Southern District of Indiana

Louisville-Area Drug Trafficking Organization (DTO) Dismantled

Josh J. Minkler, United States Attorney for the Southern District of Indiana and Russell M. Coleman, United States Attorney for the Western District of Kentucky, has announced the dismantling of a...
SHOULD BE CONSIDERED ARMED AND DANGEROUS Individuals with information about this individual may call their local FBI office. Tips may also be submitted online at tips.fbi.gov. If the subject is spotted in the community, the public is urged to call 911 and not approach the individual.

$20K Reward for Info Leading to Arrest, Conviction of Khaki Bandit

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is offering a reward of up to $20,000 for information that will lead to the arrest and conviction of an armed and dangerous individual who...
Angelina Deluca and Michael Stevens are seen in undated photos. (Image courtesy of the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children)

US Marshals Task Force Locates Abducted Child

On Thursday, the U.S. Marshals-led Pacific Northwest Violent Offender Task Force for the Western District of Washington, along with the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office, located a missing 5-year-old child in Lynnwood,...
The Rapid DNA machine being loaded (Image courtesy of DHS S&T)

Rapid DNA Completes DNA Testing in Minutes Instead of Months (Video)

In late November 2017, the Massachusetts Office of Chief Medical Examiner (MAOCME) issued their first official identification of a deceased person based on the accredited use of Rapid DNA in their lab. This represents...