A memorial fund has been created to support CHP Officer Kirk Griess' family. The former Marine Corps veteran is survived by his wife, two daughters, 25 and 21, and 14-year-old son.

Fmr Marine & CHP Officer Killed in Bay Area Crash (Learn More, Videos)

By Kiki Intarasuwan and Jodi Hernandez, 7 San Diego News A California Highway Patrol officer died from his injuries following a "significant traffic accident" on a highway in Fairfield Friday morning, according...
Homeland security & public safety professionals have expressed concerns of a potential catastrophic UAS event with the possibility of mass casualties, wide-ranging hazmat contamination, and threats to critical infrastructure, nuclear power plants, chemical plants, utilities and airports, among others.

Fire Technology, Drones & the Need for Counter-Technology (Multi-Video)

Guest Editorial by Charles Werner, Public Safety Advisor & Chair, National Council on Public Safety UAS (NCPSU) Over the past year, unmanned aircraft systems (UAS)—aka drones—have demonstrated their value to public safety organizations worldwide...
Zakaryia Abdin was nabbed at airport trying to travel to join ISIS. Abdin told undercover FBI agent: 'Let the brothers know I am coming very soon' (Courtesy of YouTube)

SC Man Nabbed at Airport Trying to Join ISIS Pleads Guilty (Learn More, Video)

Zakaryia Abdin, 19, of Ladson, South Carolina, pleaded guilty on Wednesday to attempting to provide material support to the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS), a designated foreign terrorist organization, before...
Lucas Morten (at left), and Siraj Wahhaj are two of the five arrested. (Courtesy of the Taos County Sheriff's Office)

1 Dead, Suspects Training Children for School Shootings (Learn More, Video)

By Eric Levenson, Scott McLean and Sara Weisfeldt, CNN If the defendants were to "be released from custody, there is a substantial likelihood defendant may commit new crimes due to his planning...
DNA rendering of Jane Doe hopes to shed light on a 1977 Delaware murder. (Courtesy of the New Castle County Police)

Can DNA of Murdered Woman Heat Up 1977 Cold Case? (Multi-Video)

By Adam Duvernay, Delaware News Journal A skull found in a Townsend area drainage ditch 41 years ago has a new face. Cold case detectives with New Castle County Police have a new...
JPSO deputy and DEA TFO Stephen Arnold was shot in New Orleans on Jan 26, 2016 during an the execution of a arrest warrant.

Suspect in DEA Task Force Deputy Shooting Pleads Guilty (Multi-Video)

Jarvis Hardy, age 29, of New Orleans, Louisiana, pleaded guilty earlier this week to multiple charges that led to the shooting of a DEA task force officer. Hardy is charged with the...

US Marshals Operation ‘Summer in the City’ Turns Up Heat On NJ Crime

Federal, state and local agencies united with the U.S. Marshals Service District of New Jersey and the NY/NJ Regional Fugitive Task Force to help reduce gang violence across the state of...
Broward County authorities on Tuesday delayed the scheduled release of video from police interviews with the former student suspected of killing 17 people at a Florida high school in February. Prosecutors have said they plan to seek the death penalty despite his attorney's offer of a guilty plea in exchange for a life sentence. (Courtesy of YouTube)

‘Kill Me’: Parkland Shooter’s Alleged Confession Delayed (Multi-Video)

By Karma Allen, ABC News Nikolas Cruz, the 19-year-old accused of killing 17 students and teachers at a Florida high school, said he felt “worthless” and repeatedly indicated that he wanted to...
On July 7, President Trump signed the Firefighter Cancer Registry Act of 2018, requiring the(CDC to develop and maintain a voluntary registry of firefighters

New Firefighter Cancer Registry Will Help to Monitor Cancer Incidents

Fire fighters face many dangers that may harm their health. On July 7, President Trump signed the Firefighter Cancer Registry Act of 2018. The Act requires the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...
As a firefighter, you work in physically, emotionally and psychologically challenging situations — sometimes with limited resources. You also face the added pressure of performing safely and effectively under significant time constraints. These difficult work conditions can lead to burnout over the long-term.

Firefighter Burnout and Workplace Safety (Learn More, Multi-Video)

By the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) Are firefighters who show symptoms of burnout less likely to follow safety procedures? A team of researchers recently set out to learn if burnout impacted a firefighter’s...