CBP AMO to the Rescue: Boaters from Vessel on Fire (Learn More)

U.S. Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine Operations Agents from the Jacksonville Marine Unit and interagency partners rescued two boaters after their vessel caught fire near the St. Augustine Inlet...

Passport Unveils SmartShield System v2.0 Network Radiation Detection

Passport Systems, has introduced version 2.0 of its SmartShield™ Networked Radiation Detection System software. In addition to its groundbreaking Analysis function, the SmartShield system now includes the SmartShield Source Simulation application that...

New Cases Affirm STRmix™ for Mixed DNA Profiles (Multi-Video)

Criminal cases in Texas and Michigan have reaffirmed the use and reliability of STRmix™, a sophisticated forensic software used to resolve mixed DNA profiles previously thought to be unresolvable. In the first...

Trump Signs Law to Aid Wounded US Capitol Police Officers (Multi-Video)

By S.A. Miller, The Washington Times President Trump on Friday signed into law the Wounded Officers Recovery Act, allowing the U.S. Capitol Police Memorial Fund to provide financial assistance to Capitol Police officers injured...

2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Luncheon at ISC East in NYC

American Security Today will be holding the 2017 'ASTORS' Awards Presentation Luncheon at 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m, Wednesday, November 15th at ISC East, in the Jacob Javits Exhibition Center in...

MQ-9B SkyGuardian Completes FAA Approved Flight (See in Action)

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. (GA-ASI) successfully flew a MQ-9B SkyGuardian Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) from Laguna Airfield at Yuma Proving Grounds, AZ, through National Airspace, to its Gray Butte Flight...

Border Patrol Arrests 30; Discover Smuggling Tunnel (See Video)

US Border Patrol agents at San Diego Sector, discovered a cross-border smuggling tunnel early Saturday morning after they arrested 30 people who were in the country illegally near the Otay Mesa...

Untangle in ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards (Learn More, Videos)

Untangle, a leader in comprehensive network security for small-to-medium businesses, state & local gov't, educational institutions & nonprofit orgs has announced that it's flagship product, NG Firewall, has been nominated to...

Violence Against First Responders, New Report by USFA (Multi-Video)

Firefighters and EMS responders are increasingly called upon to meet community demands for service. As a result, they are often expected to respond to incidents where they can be exposed to violence. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1902v5hBCeQ (Polk...
Unmonitored manhole/vault covers pose significant vulnerability access points to sensitive governmental areas & critical infrastructure locations for physical attack, frequently missed in perimeter protection strategies, as evidenced for example, by the Metcalf attack (Image courtesy of Cleveland Electric Labs)

How Manhole Sensors Protect our Critical Infrastructure (Multi-Video)

When dignitaries or high-profile individuals visit cities, municipal crews often weld manholes shut in vulnerable locations to ensure safety, costing tens or even hundreds of thousands of dollars each time they must...