Video screenshot, courtesy of the Seminole County Sheriff's Office and YouTube

FL Deputy Racing to Rescue Toddler from Hot Car, Reunited (See Video)

By Madeleine Marr and Monique O. Madan, Miami Herald On a steamy summer day, June 17, 2018, Officer Bill Dunn from the Seminole County Sheriff’s Office got a call he wouldn’t soon...
Acting DHS Secretary Kevin K. McAleenan

CBP Acting Commissioner to Present Opening Keynote at connect:ID 2017

Kevin McAleenan, the acting commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), will be the opening keynote speaker at the much-anticipated identity technology event connect:ID 2017. The Commissioner will address “CBP’s commitment...
Homeland Security Investigations and Border Patrol agents have discovered a 590 feet long and 22 feet deep cross-border tunnel under a vacant Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant in San Luis, Arizona, used to smuggle drugs via a rope system. (Courtesy of Homeland Security Investigations, Yuma Border Patrol and YouTube)

Feds Find US/Mexico Drug Tunnel Below Old KFC (Learn More, Videos)

By Astrid Galvan, Associated Press and Albuquerque Journal Federal authorities have discovered a sophisticated drug-smuggling tunnel that went from a home in Mexico to an abandoned fast-food restaurant in Arizona. The Homeland Security...

Precise Biometrics & SecuGen Demos Fingerprint Reader at connect:ID

Precise Biometrics and SecuGen are jointly demonstrating a fingerprint reader with anti-spoofing capabilities at Connect:ID. The demonstration shows SecuGen’s high quality fingerprint reader, the Hamster Pro 20, with Precise Biometric’s efficient spoof detection...
Dawn Wallace, a conservator for the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of American History, analyzes one of the recovered slippers known as the “traveling pair”—one of at least four pairs used in The Wizard of Oz that are still in existence—which were stolen in 2005 and recovered earlier this summer during a sting operation (Courtesy of the Smithsonian and the FBI)

FBI Recovers Stolen ‘Wizard of Oz’ Ruby Slippers – Seeks Aid (Videos)

By the FBI A pair of ruby slippers worn by Judy Garland in the 1939 film The Wizard of Oz and stolen from the actress’ namesake museum in Minnesota more than a decade ago...

USCG Reminds Boaters to Prepare Before Taking to the Water (Video)

The U.S. Coast Guard wants to remind mariners to be well prepared before heading out on the water. Several cases occurred recently that demonstrate the significance of being prepared prior to going out...

S&T SAFETY Act Best Practices Guide to Comm Bldg Security Now Available

A new web-based tool can help security professionals for commercial office buildings perform assessments based on the Best Practices for Anti-Terrorism Security (BPATS) for commercial office buildings. With best practices developed by...

Mobile Passport Control Expands to PHX (Learn More, Video)

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) announced today the expansion of Mobile Passport Control (MPC) to PHX. With the addition of PHX, Mobile Passport Control...
In seconds, the Rave Panic Button app clearly communicates an emergency to 9-1-1, on-site personnel, and first responders. Rave Panic Button shortens response times and improves safety for all those in the immediate area.

Rave Panic Button in 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program

Rave Mobile Safety, a trusted partner for safety software protecting millions of individuals, and a Two-Time Winner in the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, is delighted to announce the Rave Panic Button has been...

ICE-Led Gang Surge Nets 1,378 Arrests Nationwide (Learn More)

A six-week nationwide gang operation led by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) concluded this weekend with 1,378 arrests across the United States – the largest gang...