Sergeant Steve Hinkle, succumbed to gunshot wounds sustained three days earlier while responding to the residence to conduct a welfare check on an occupant. The occupant opened fire as the officers. The subject was found deceased inside the home several hours later. (Courtesy of the Sullivan County Sheriff's Department.)

Hero Down: TN Officer Dies from Wounds in Shootout (Multi-Video)

February 27, 2019 – In Breaking News – Fox News A Tennessee police officer shot over the weekend when a welfare check morphed into a shootout has died, officials said Tuesday. Police said Sgt. Steve Hinkle, with...

Greenville PD to Use ‘Shotspotter’ to Reduce Gun Violence

The Greenville Police Department in North Carolina, along with Vidant Medical Center, East Carolina University, Greenville Housing Authority, Pitt County Sheriff’s Office, the City of Greenville, and the Greenville District Attorney’s...
Retired NYPD Sgt. Andrew Nelson (Handout)

9/11 Responders’ Benefits Slashed as Fund Runs Out of Money (Multi-Video)

February 23, 2019 – In Breaking News – The New York Post Retired NYPD Sgt. Andrew Nelson knows that come 9/11, politicians will “wrap themselves up in the flag and say never...
9-1-1 call takers are uniquely trained to gather information and dispatch resources. Bypassing this critical step places innocent people and first responders in harm's way. Any school safety solution must place a voice call to 9-1-1, and allow the men and women who take those calls to use their training and expertise to manage the response process. (Courtesy of Rave Mobile Safety)

How Self-Dispatch Can Slow Down Emergency Response & Create Additional Safety Risks

By Sean Lauziere, MPA Emergency professionals are trained and prepared to deal with every unexpected situation imaginable. 9-1-1 serves as the incident command during times of emergency. They dispatch resources to the scene...
See something wrong. Do something right. Keeping our communities safe and protecting the judicial process isn't only up to law enforcement— the USMS counts on all members of society to help provide tips on wanted fugitives, non-compliant sex offenders, and threats to the judiciary. (Courtesy of the USMS)

US Marshals Launch New Mobile Tips App to Report Crimes (Multi-Video)

Keeping communities safe for our great nation isn’t only up to law enforcement, the U.S. Marshals Service (USMS) relies on all of us to help provide tips on wanted fugitives, non-compliant...

FRA Creates Strategy to Prevent Railroad Trespassing & Fatalities

Stretching for miles and seemingly rarely traveled, train tracks can evoke a feeling of nostalgia, free-spiritedness or wanderlust, however, the reality is that train tracks are a dangerous area and the...
Timothy Erish Dees, (at left), and Zachery Lee Wilson, are suspects in the robbery and shooting death of 77-year-old Charles Nieman in 2013. (Courtesy of the Mobile County Sheriff's Office)

OSBI Reveals Ballistics Info Helped Solve 2013 Cold Case Murder (Video)

February 19, 2019 – In Breaking News – News9 After years of questions, the family of an Oklahoma man shot and killed in cold blood finally has answers. The Oklahoma State Bureau of...
William "Bill" Bratton, former police commissioner of the New York Police Department (NYPD), the Boston Police Department (BPD) and former chief of the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD), will speak at the 2019 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Luncheon at ISC East 2019, on Wednesday, November 20th, at the Jacob Javits Convention Center (Courtesy of Teneo Risk)

Commissioner Bill Bratton to Speak at AST’s 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Luncheon at ISC East...

American Security Today is pleased to announce that Bill Bratton, former police commissioner of the New York Police Department (NYPD), the Boston Police Department (BPD) and former chief of the Los...
Federal agents found 15 firearms and over 1,000 rounds of ammunition when Christopher Paul Hasson was arrested. (Courtesy of the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Maryland and Twitter)

Coast Guard Lt. Charged with Massive Terror Massacre Plot (Multi-Video)

February 21, 2019 – In Breaking News – CNN A Coast Guard lieutenant arrested last Friday on gun and drug charges allegedly wanted to conduct a mass killing. Christopher Paul Hasson, 49, of...
Aeroturn has been leading the way in perimeter protection solutions for almost two decades, and continues to design, manufacture and install unique, Zero-Maintenance standard and custom turnstile products, in the company's Connecticut headquarters, which are 100% manufactured in the US.

Safeguard Against Security Breaches with Aeroturn 21st Century Turnstiles

Government facilities, college and educational campuses, industrial sites, to commercial properties and private residences - No sector is immune to security breaches. Aeroturn LLC, a Winner in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, has...