D-Fend Solutions’ offering empowers border security agencies to retrieve drone payloads being carried by rogue drones, which is important when drones are carrying drugs and/or explosives. The system also identifies and tracks the location of the drones’ take-off positions and remote-control operators.

D-Fend Solutions Expands Counter-Drone Takeover Technologies

D-Fend Solutions, a leader in radio frequency (RF), cyber-based, counter-drone takeover technology, recently named an Award Finalist in the 2021 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, is officially releasing the new software version...
Deputy Constable Kareem Atkins, 30, was shot and killed in an "ambush attack" early Saturday morning. Pictured here visiting students at Kiddie Academy, Constable Atkins leaves behind his wife and 2-month-old baby. (Courtesy of Twitter) If you have Have information, please call the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or @CrimeStopHOU at 713-222-TIPS.

Houston Hero Down, Two More Deputies Injured in Ambush Attack

October 16, 2021 – In Breaking News – CNN A gunman "came out of nowhere" and fired on constable's deputies who were trying to detain someone else outside a Houston bar early...
The State of Hawaii has deployed NEC’s innovative NeoFace Thermal Express technology, at all five Hawaiian aiports which automatically screens the body temperature of every arriving passenger entering the airport terminal, to ensure they do not become hotspots of virus contraction as people cross paths from across the globe.

NEC NeoFace Thermal Express a Finalist in the 2021 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

NEC Corporation of America, a 2018 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Award Winner for Best Biometric Recognition System, is pleased to announce that the company's NEC NeoFace Thermal Express has been selected as...
Virtual Guarding, gives you peace-of-mind knowing you have constant 24/7 security, at a fraction of the cost. Best of all, you have all eyes on your business with a virtual security team remotely monitoring your property.

Virtual Guarding for Limited Security Resources at Government Agencies

Virtual Security:  Enhancing Physical Security for Government Buildings and Grounds From gate controls to perimeter monitoring, loitering, and object detection, as security risks increase, federal, state, and local government agencies require more...
Courtesy of 2021 'ASTORS' Awards Finalist Mission Secure Inc. (MSi) for Best ICS/SCADA Cyber Security, a leading industrial control system (ICS) cybersecurity company protecting clients in maritime, industrial, autonomous vehicles, smart cities and defense industries from cyber attacks.

Feds Warn of Ongoing Cyber Threats to US Water and Wastewater Systems

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), which was recognized in the 2020 'ASTORS' Awards Program for Excellence in Homeland Security, along with the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Agency (CISA), the Environmental Protection...
FBI offers reward of $50,000 for Michael James Pratt, owner of pornography websites wanted on sex trafficking, and child pornography charges.

FBI Offers $50,000 Reward in Michael James Pratt Case (Multi-Video)

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), which was recognized in the 2020 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is offering a reward of up to $50,000 for information leading to the arrest...
If a company demonstrates a fluidity of trust in all directions, it has the foundation for sustainable growth and prosperity. On the other hand, a lack of trust can undermine the most successful business.

6 Critical Leadership Behaviors that Build Employee Trust

Guest Editorial by David Friedman, the author of Culture by Design: How to Build a High-Performing Culture Even in the New Remote Work Environment. Trust is probably the most critical quality that leaders...
Louisiana State Police Master Trooper Adam Gaubert was shot and killed in an ambush early Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021. Trooper Gaubert had served with the Louisiana State Police for 19 years, and is is survived by his parents, two sisters,, and two children. (Courtesy of the Louisiana State Police)

Hero Down: Louisiana Trooper Killed in Multi-Parish Crime Spree

October 11, 2021 – In Breaking News – The New York Times A Louisiana man was arrested over the weekend in a series of shootings that left two people dead, including a...
In addition to your gourmet, plated meal, entree of choice, the first 100 registered attendees will receive a signed copy of Bill Bratton’s New Book ‘The Profession’ - your 2021 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Luncheon Registration includes Complimentary attendee access to ISC East, the leading event for the Northeast’s security and public safety community, the inaugural Natural Disaster and Emergency Management (NDEM) Expo, and the ASIS NYC SECURITY CONFERENCE & EXPO on November 17th & 18th at the Jacob Javitz Center in New York City.

AST Announces 2021 ‘ASTORS’ Award Finalists in *Fully Interactive* Edition

American Security Today has released the list of 2021 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Award Finalists announced in the AST October 2021 'FINALISTS' Edition of our 100% mobile-friendly magazine. The Annual ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program...

U.S. Navy Upgrading to Next-Gen LRAD with 1.8M Add-On Order

Genasys, a global leader in critical communications systems solutions, recently named a Multiple Award Finalist in the 2021 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, has announced a $1.8 million LRAD systems order...