School Closings Increase Risk of Child Exploitation, FBI Warns

Children will potentially have an increased online presence due to school closings as a result of COVID-19, and could be in a position that puts them at an inadvertent risk. Due to...

Law Enforcement in a Time of Crisis

March, 2028 – In Breaking News – National Review The Justice Department wants the power to detain suspects indefinitely without trial. That was the storyline last week. DOJ, you were to believe, was...

US COVID-19 Cases Surge, Highest Total in World (Learn More, Videos)

March 26, 2020 – In Breaking News – CIDRAP Confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, reached 82.404 today in the United States, giving it the most cases in the world. And yesterday was the...

Behavior & Physical Environment: You Can’t Fix One Without the Other

Guest OpEd By Doug Haines, Owner, Haines Security Solutions A couple of months ago, I was watching a news report about a kid who was bullied, beaten and died from the injuries inflicted on him...

BriefCam Bolsters Video Analytics Capabilities & Cloud Solution

BriefCam, an industry leading provider of Video Content Analytics and VIDEO SYNOPSIS® solutions, and Winner of Best Video Analytics Solution in the 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, has implemented significant advancements...

NYPD COVID-19 Cases Rise & Update on Dept’s Steps to Combat COVID-19

March 22, 2020 – In Breaking News – New York Post The NYPD now has 98 confirmed cases of coronavirus — and double the average number of cops calling out sick, officials...
Deanne Criswell

Meet NYC Emergency Mgmt Commissioner Deanne Criswell (See Interview)

Extraordinary Leaders on an Extraordinary Day American Security Today (AST), had the distinct pleasure to catch up with the new NYC Emergency Management Commissioner Deanne Criswell, the keynote speaker at ISC East. Our...
Dermot Shea, NYPD Police Commissioner

NYPD Announces Facial Recognition Policy (Learn More, Multi-Video)

Although the New York Police Department (NYPD) has had an existent policy in place for some time, facial recognition technology is rapidly evolving, and as such, the department deemed it appropriate...
As the Platinum Award Winner for the 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award “Best Fire & Safety System,” three years running - the SOS (Siren Operated Sensors) Silent fills an urgent need for first responders to access gated communities without stopping or leaving their vehicle to enter a code or to use a key.

Emergency Access is Urgent!

As more of us choose to live in gated communities or put a gate on our private residence, it’s increasingly important to support emergency responders with the tools they need to...

New Restrictions, Closures Sweep US as Crisis Deepens (Multi-Video)

March 15, 2020 – In Breaking News – THE HILL State and city officials announced sweeping closures and new restrictions on Sunday as the U.S. struggles to contain the growing coronavirus pandemic...