An LA County Sikorsky S-70 Firehawk helicopter demonstrates it’s water suppression capabilities during an airshow. (Courtesy of Trent Bell)

Sikorsky Delivers Firehawks to the LACo FD for Aerial Firefighting (Video)

Sikorsky has delivered two S-70i™ Black Hawk helicopters to the County of Los Angeles at a ceremony in Coatesville, Pennsylvania. The S-70i Black Hawk helicopters will be customized to a Firehawk™ configuration to meet L.A. County...
Autopsy—an open-source, digital forensics platform used by law enforcement agencies worldwide to determine how a digital device was used in a crime and recover evidence—is being enhanced with the addition of several new capabilities requested by law enforcement.

S&T Enhancing the Autopsy Digital Forensics Tool

Nearly every crime committed today involves digital media, such as computers and cell phones. In most cases, these devices contain vital evidence, including call logs, location information, text and email messages,...
Operation Raging Bull (Image Courtesy of ICE)

ICE Arrests 101 in NJ Op Targeting Criminal Aliens (Learn More, Video)

A Mexican national in the country illegally, who has a prior conviction for sexual assault on a minor, is among 101 foreign nationals taken into custody during a five-day operation conducted...
A Border Patrol Agent tests suspected narcotics at the Laredo North Border Patrol Station

Border Patrol Agents Seize Over $1M of the Deadly Opioid Fentanyl

On December 9, 2017, Border Patrol agents seized 35.27 pounds of Fentanyl in Laredo, Texas, at the Border Patrol Checkpoint on Interstate Highway 35 encountered a Honda Pilot at the primary...
Eighty-nine firefighters (56 volunteer, 23 career and 10 wildland agency) died while on duty in 2016.

Firefighter Fatalities in the United States in 2016, Report Released

The U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) report, "Firefighter Fatalities in the United States in 2016," identifies and analyzes all on-duty U.S. firefighter fatalities that occurred last year increase understanding of their causes...
Akayed Ullah, a 27-year-old Bangladeshi man, reportedly inspired by ISIS set off a pipe bomb inside New York's Port Authority bus terminal during rush hour Monday morning (Image courtesy of YouTube)

NY: Man Detonates Pipe Bomb in Attempted Terror Attack (Multi-Video)

By Eliott C. McLaughlin, CNN A man wearing a homemade pipe bomb detonated his explosive in a walkway at the Port Authority Bus Terminal near Times Square on Monday, injuring three people...

VA Sheriff Selects Armor Express VPAM-Certified Ballistic Helmet

Central Lake Armor Express, a leading manufacturer and distributor of high-performance body armor solutions, and the 2017 'ASTORS' Platinum ‘ASTORS’ Award Winner for Best Personal/Protective Equipment Product, is excited to announce that...
The safety train consists of a dedicated locomotive, two boxcars converted into classrooms, four types of railroad tank cars used in transporting all types of chemicals, and two specially equipped flat cars with a variety of tank-car valves and fittings

Safety Train Educates 3,241 First Responders on its 2017 Tour (Video)

In 2017, Norfolk Southern provided training to 3,241 first responders across its network on the company's safety train, a rolling learning lab that helps communities prepare for and safely respond to potential...
NICE Investigate

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes NICE for Invest & Evidence Mngnt Solution

NICE, the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Platinum Award Winner for Best 911 Recording & Analytics Solution, has earned a Frost & Sullivan prestigious Technology Leadership Award for Investigation and Evidence Management Solutions. The award recognizes companies that demonstrate...
Rohit Braggs, Orolia VP of PNT Networks and Sources

Orolia Receives Two 2017 Platinum ‘ASTORS’ Awards (Multi-Video)

Orolia, the world leader in resilient positioning, navigation and timing (PNT) solutions, has  won the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards in two key categories. The awards, sponsored by American Security Today, were...