From the opioid overdose epidemic to foodborne disease outbreaks and antimicrobial resistance to the Ebola virus outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), CDC worked around the clock – and around the globe – to protect Americans from health threats in 2018.

2018 Top Health Threats: Opioids, Outbreaks, AFM & More (Multi-Video)

U.S. overdose death rates linked to synthetic opioids, likely from illicitly manufactured fentanyl (IMF), increased more than 45 percent from 2016 to 2017 while death rates from heroin and prescription opioids...

Justice Served Through Biometrics (Learn More, Multi-Video)

Guest OpEd by James Stickland, CEO of Veridium Law enforcement professionals have always sought innovative ways to combat crime more efficiently and effectively. In recent years, cheaper, smaller, more portable and readily...

NYPD Outlines Security Measures for New Year’s Eve (Multi-Video)

Hundreds of Thousands Expected to Safely Gather in Times Square to Ring in 2019 The New York Police Department has announced security measures for the annual New Year's Eve celebration in Times...
Newman Police Officer Ronil Singh, 33, with his family 5 hours before he was killed in the line of duty. (Courtesy of YouTube and Twitter)

Illegal Immigrant Arrested in Fatal Shooting of CA Police Officer (Videos)

December 29, 2018 – In Breaking News – The Washington Post The arrest Friday of a man in the shooting death of a California police officer has renewed criticism of sanctuary laws,...
Laith Waleed Alebbini, 28, intended to step off the plane once in Istanbul, forego the flight to Amman, and instead make his way from Turkey into Syria in order to join ISIS there.

Ohio Man Convicted of Terrorism Offenses & Trying to Join ISIS (Video)

A federal judge has convicted Laith Waleed Alebbini, 28, a Jordanian national residing in Dayton of attempting and conspiring to join ISIS, a designated foreign terrorist organization. U.S. District Judge Walter H....
Linda Haelsen, NICE Marketing Communications Manager accepting the NICE 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Award at ISC East in New York City

NICE Inform & Investigation Honored for Incident Recording & Analytics Solutions (Multi-Video)

NICE Public Safety has been recognized with two 'ASTORS' Awards for Best Investigation and Best 911 Incident Recording and Analytics Solutions for the NICE Inform and NICE Investigate Platforms. 2018 marks the third consecutive year...

CPD Officers Killed Investigating Shooting, Didn’t Hear Train (Videos)

December 19, 2018 – In Breaking News – CBS Chicago Body camera footage from one of two Chicago police officers killed by a train is revealing new details about what the officers...
Firefighter Christopher Roy, 36, a single father who served with the department for two-and-a-half years, died early Sunday, after responding to a 5-alarm fire. (Courtesy of the Worcester Fire Department)

Hero Down: Worcester Firefighter Dies Battling 5 Alarm Blaze (Multi-Video)

Firefighter Christopher Roy, 36, of the Worcester Fire Department, perished after battling a 5-alarm basement fire of a 3-story, 6-unit apartment building Sunday, on 7 Lowell Street, in Worcester, Massachussets. Roy, a...

NIST Shows 20x Advance in Face Recognition Software’s Capabilities

Facial recognition software got 20 times better at searching a database to find a matching photograph, between 2014 and 2018, according to the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s (NIST) evaluation of...

Seattle IT Expert Gets Prison for Death Threats & Cyberstalking

Joel Kurzynski, 39, of Seattle, Washington, a former IT professional was sentenced to 30 months in prison and three years supervised release for conducting cyberstalking and threat campaigns against multiple Washington...