Kerry Parker, CAE, IAPSC Executive Director

IAPSC Unveils New Tool for Security RFP Process

The time and cost of distributing a security request for proposal (RFP) often prevents organizations from finding the appropriate security consultant. IAPSC has developed a new tool for the security RFP process...
Regroup

Leveraging Mass Alerting Technology in Correctional Facilities (Video)

Regroup Mass Notification, is launching new service initiatives for correctional facilities throughout the United States. Regroup’s high-performing, fully redundant notification solutions help correctional facilities unify mass communication technologies into one powerful, cloud-based...
When it comes to search and rescue (SAR) missions, every minute can mean the difference between life and death. For the men and women coordinating rescue operations, situational awareness is vitally important to SAR helicopter crews. New capabilities are now becoming available to greatly improve distress alerts, communications and crew safety for mission success.

Improving Situational Awareness for Airborne SAR Missions – McMurdo

Guest Editorial By Steve Waters, McMurdo Inc. Airborne search and rescue missions are some of the most dangerous and demanding operations undertaken by military and civilian helicopter aircrews. Usually conducted at night...
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...
LRAD 1950XL

LRAD Adds LRAD 1950XL to Fast Growing XL Product Line (Learn More)

LRAD Corporation, the world’s leading provider of acoustic hailing devices (AHDs) and Winner of the 2016 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Platinum Award for Best Long Range Acoustic Hailing System, has released the LRAD...
A woman, center, is taken into custody on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday. Police say a woman described as "erratic and aggressive" drove a vehicle into a U.S. Capitol Police cruiser near the Capitol. (Image Credit: Susan Walsh, AP via YouTube)

Driver Rams Police Cruiser on Capitol Hill, Shots fired (Multi-Video)

By Peter Hermann and Dana Hedgpeth, The Washington Post A woman in a vehicle tried to ram a police cruiser on the U.S. Capitol grounds Wednesday morning and shots were fired during...
S&T, through its National Urban Security Technology Laboratory (NUSTL) and Homeland Security Advanced Research Project Agency (HSARPA), inserted relevant technologies into the exercise to assess their capabilities to improve first responders’ preparedness and response to a large-scale, urban, critical incident.

Grand Central First Responders for Critical Incident Test New Tech

New York City emergency responders held a critical incident training exercise early Sunday morning at Grand Central Terminal, and tested out some new technologies provided by the Department of Homeland Security...
Aiphone's IX Series emergency towers help campus administrators keep students safe while outdoors. With a push of one button, students can receive immediate help.

Aiphone Towers Keep Students Safe with a Push of 1 Button (Multi-Video)

By Bruce Czerwinski, U.S. general sales manager, Aiphone Corp. Protecting thousands of students, staff, and visitors on large college campuses is a daunting task. This is where Aiphone IX Series IP-based video emergency...
Leidos to Install, Manage Smart Grid for Lansing, Delivering Business Efficiency and Customer Satisfaction (Image Credit: Leidos)

Lansing Selects Leidos Smart Grid for Board of Power & Light (Learn More)

The Lansing Board of Water and Light's new smart grid initiative will implement Leidos new Smart Grid Select™ offering. Through this contract, Leidos will manage the installation of the municipal utility's advanced metering infrastructure (AMI), as well as...

11 Indicted: Laundering $40M in Atlanta-Area Drug Proceeds

Eleven individuals were charged with laundering more than $40 million in drug proceeds back to Mexico through Atlanta-area money remitters following a three-year criminal investigation led by U.S. Immigration and Customs...