Gang Assoc Sentenced for Participation in Racketeering Conspiracy

A Barrio Azteca (BA) gang associate was sentenced Thursday to 240 months in prison for his participation in a racketeering conspiracy and drug trafficking offenses. Assistant Attorney General Leslie R. Caldwell of...

Navy Announces Enlisted Rating Modernization Plan (Learn More)

Following the completion of its review earlier this year, the Navy announced Sept. 29, it will modernize all rating titles for Sailors with the establishment of a new classification system that...

Raytheon Chosen for Cyber Research & Support to US Navy

Raytheon has been awarded a $98 million contract by the U.S. Navy's Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center, Pacific for cyberspace science, research, engineering and technology integration. "Our team combines Raytheon's warfighting experience,...

AFCEA International Celebrates 70 Years of Service

More than 200 military and business dignitaries gathered last night to commemorate the creation of the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA). The organization, established to ensure a continued dialogue between...

Port Program Strengthens Maritime, Freight Infrastructure

Posted by Maritime Administrator Paul “Chip” Jaenichen During my recent travels to California, I joined state and local leaders to commemorate the transfer of 125 acres of property to the City of...

Navy’s Longest Range Surface-to-Air Intercept in Naval History

In the longest range surface-to-air intercept of its kind in naval history, a Raytheon Company Standard Missile-6 successfully destroyed an over-the-horizon, threat target. The mission also demonstrated the combat capabilities that SM-6...

Behind the Scenes: Coast Guard Search & Rescue

By Coast Guard Petty Officer 3rd Class Nicole J. Groll “Mariners in the vicinity of Great Point Nantucket Sound, be on the lookout for three persons in the water…” Coast Guard Petty Officer...

GeoComm & RapidSOS to Provide Mobile Caller Location (Video)

GeoComm and RapidSOS, a competitor in the 2016 AST Homeland Security Awards ‘ASTORS’ competition, are partnering to provide enhanced mobile caller location and other additional information from RapidSOS systems into GeoComm 9-1-1 PSAP map displays...

McCaul on US Secretly Lifting Sanctions on Iranian Banks (Learn More)

Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX) released the following statement in regards to new information that the Obama Administration secretly lifted sanctions on certain Iranian banks: “The Obama Administration’s nuclear deal with Iran, the...

LVMPD Deploys 1604 TASER X26P Smart Weapons (Learn More)

The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department has placed an order for a total of 1604 TASER® X26P™ Smart Weapons from TASER International. The order is an upgrade of older TASER weapons to the X26P Smart Weapon, using...