“If we’re not talking officer safety and sending our men and women safely home to their families then we’re not having a conversation I want to have,” Sheriff C. H. "Hank" Partin

Automatic Injury Detection (AID) Nominated in 2021 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

Select Engineering Services (SES), a Double Platinum Award Winner in the 2020 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is pleased to announce the Automatic Injury Detection (AID) is one of two products...

Doctors Warn Against the Milk Crate Challenge (Learn More, Multi-Video)

August 27, 2021 – In Breaking News – Hackensack Meridian Health Dare devils across the internet are at it again with a new and very dangerous viral trend, the #MilkCrateChallenge. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jvxJoHwCk-4 (Medical experts say the...
In 2020, the world changed in unexpected and mostly, unanticipated ways. Schools were closed, sports were canceled and just about everything we understood and took for granted changed. What did not change then or now is the need to have informed conversations about the threats to safety always, and the need to have access to resources that are easy to understand and easy to apply. Developing comprehensive plans for awareness, preparedness, response, and recovery are the first steps-based on knowledge not out of fear. (Courtesy of PWPORG)

3 Minutes to Preparedness: 6 Steps to Cyber Hygiene

By PWPORG, a 501(c)(3) built by law enforcement and security industry practitioners and educators to provide educational resources to kids, families and communities on safety and emergency preparedness. Foundational Best Practices STEP ONE:...
“Areas inland will continue to experience dangerous weather conditions, so please be safe and listen to local emergency management officials,” FEMA Administrator Deanne Criswell.

FEMA Urges Citizens to Stay Alert to Continuing Risks from Ida

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), continues to track Hurricane Ida, which made landfall as a dangerous Category 4 hurricane near Port Fourchon, Louisiana, on Sunday afternoon. Now downgraded to a tropical...
SUniSA Carolin Reichherzer simulating a hit-and-run scene as viewed through a 3D headset (Courtesy of SUniSA)

See How 3D Headsets are Bringing the Jury Direct to the Crime Scene

As any juror can tell you, piecing together a the facts of a crime limited to a series of documents and photographs presented in a courtroom is no easy feat, especially...
To maximize visibility and secure your organizational ecosystem, it’s critical for IT teams to define an asset management strategy.

Three Preventative Strategies to Help Mitigate Asset Risk in Your Agency

Guest OpEd by Brandon Shopp, Group Vice President, Products, SolarWinds For many federal employees, the workplace has shifted from a traditional office setting to being at home—in a kitchen, bedroom, basement, or...
Stryker Double V Hull Infantry Carrier Vehicle (ICVVA1)

U.S. Army Stryker Brigade Combat Teams Updated with 30 mm MCWS

The U.S. Army Contracting Command – Detroit Arsenal (ACC- DTA) has awarded Oshkosh Defense, a $99 Million order to upgrade an additional Stryker Brigade Combat Team (SBCT) with the 30 mm...
HALO from IPVideo Corporation

IPVideo Corp Returns to Compete in 2021 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program

IPVideo Corporation, a leading manufacturer of audio/video recording, passive weapons detection systems and IoT sensor technology, and a Double Platinum Award Winner in the 2020 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is...
Marine Corps Lance Corporal Kareem Nikoui, 20, (at left) was an Iranian-American Marine from Southern California, and Navy Hospitalman Maxton W. Soviak, 22, of Berlin Heights, OH, were two of 13 U.S. servicemen who died after a suicide bomb blew up as Western forces were evacuating thousands of people out of Kabul on dozens of military cargo aircraft flights.

US Service Members Killed in Kabul Attack, Dads Rage (Multi-Video)

The Department of Defense (DoD) has announced the 13 service members who were supporting Operation Freedom’s Sentinel, and died Aug. 26, 2021, as the result of an enemy attack while supporting non-combatant...
With its elegant design, the SmartLane security entrance lanes from Automatic Systems, are designed to integrate perfectly into any architectural style. #speedgates #architecturedesign #securitysystems

Automatic Systems Sponsors Fifth Consecutive ‘ASTORS’ Program

American Security Today (AST) is pleased to announce that Automatic Systems has returned as a Premier Sponsor for the Fifth Consecutive 'ASTORS' Awards Program. Secure Control of Pedestrian Access Automatic Systems took home...