HID Global Crescendo smart card

HID Global’s Crescendo Named a 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Finalist

HID Global, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, a 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Winner, is pleased to announce the HID Crescendo® Smart Card Solutions is a Finalist in the 2019 'ASTORS'...
During public safety threats such as active shooter situations, terrorist attacks or severe weather conditions, as well as critical business events including IT outages, cyber-attacks or other incidents such as product recalls or supply-chain interruptions, nearly 4,700 global customers rely on the company’s Critical Event Management Platform to quickly and reliably aggregate and assess threat data, locate people at risk and responders able to assist, automate the execution of pre-defined communications processes through the secure delivery to over 100 different communication devices,

Everbridge CEM Chosen a Finalist in the 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards (Videos)

Everbridge, a global software company that provides enterprise software applications that automate and accelerate organizations’ operational response, and a Double Award Winner in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, is pleased to announce...
The suspect, who remains at large, is described as "a male of an unknown race wearing dark-colored clothing with his face concealed," who opened fire from an alley located behind the residence, police said and fled in a dark-colored vehicle. (Courtesy of Long Beach Fire Dept (CA) Twitter)

5 Dead in CA Halloween Party: Airbnb Banning ‘Party Houses’ (Video)

November 2, 2019 – In Breaking News – BuzzFeed News The CEO of Airbnb has announced that the company will be banning "party houses" and doubling down on getting rid "of abusive...

Overdose Deaths Plummet in States Hit Hardest by Drug Crisis (Videos)

For the nearly 20 million Americans battling substance abuse today, the Trump Administration just launched a new website, FindTreatment.gov, designed to help locate the best treatment options tailored to each person’s...
'ASTORS' Award-Winning SWORD - Mobile Based Security providing an IoT Level of Situational Awareness that proactively detects and deters threats as they enter the venue, instantly delivery actionable intelligence to security personnel at the exact moment they need it.

SWORD Returns as Premium Sponsor for 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program

With more and more so-called soft targets being attacked around the world, heightened security is needed virtually everywhere. With the ongoing threat of global terrorism or instances of mass shootings or other...
The Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Detroit (LCS 7) departs Naval Station Mayport for a scheduled deployment. Detroit is deployed in support of Campaign Martillo, a joint operation with the U.S. Coast Guard and partner nations within the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations. (Courtesy of U.S. Navy by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Nathan T. Beard)

USS Detroit Departs on Maiden Deployment

The Freedom-class littoral combat ship USS Detroit (LCS 7) departed its homeport of Mayport, Florida, for the U.S. Southern Command area of responsibility on its maiden deployment Oct. 31. Detroit will conduct...
Self-described involuntary celibates, or incels, have been tied to a handful of mass shootings in the past few years. Blaming women and society in general, they feel that their sex-less lives are a direct result of social progress.

Violent Actors in the Periphery of the Incel Movement (Multi-Video)

Guest Editorial Dean C. Alexander and Dominic Lesniewski In December 1989, Marc Lépine, 25, shot and murdered 14 women and injured over a dozen others, the majority women, at an engineering school,...
Sarasota County Sheriff Tom Knight

Sarasota County Sheriff Tom Knight to be Honored in 2019 ‘ASTORS’

Sheriff Tom Knight, the 10th Sheriff of Sarasota County, has served since January 6, 2009, following a 20 year career with the Florida Highway Patrol where he held the position of...
BPD will be utilizing Mark43’s in-system tools for a variety of functions, including managing investigative cases and evidence such as video, images, audio, and property. (Courtesy of YouTube)

Boston PD Launches Mark43 for Efficient Workflows with Modern Tech

Mark43, a leading cloud-based public safety software provider, and a Finalist in the 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program announced the Boston Police Department (BPD) has launched Mark43’s cloud-based Records Management System (RMS). BPD will...
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WW II ‘Navy SEALs’ Suffered 52% Casualties at D-Day’s Omaha Beach

October 26, 2019 – In Breaking News – National Interest The beach obstacles to the D-Day landing in Normandy were formidable: gigantic concrete tetrahedra, hut-shaped wooden embankments, submerged log or concrete pilings and bristly steel “hedgehogs.” And...