Steven McCraw, director for the Texas Department of Public Safety, says the on-scene commander during the mass shooting at Robb Elementary School made the wrong decision and did not attempt to breach the classroom where the gunman was quickly enough. (Courtesy of YouTube)

Investigators Question Delayed Police Response in Texas School Shooting

May 28, 2022 – In Breaking News – Reuters Investigators in Texas were seeking to determine on Saturday how critical mistakes were made in the response to the deadly Uvalde shooting, including...
With advancements in AI and sensors, it’s crucial decision makers are fully aware of the opportunities for AI-cameras vs. LiDARs for smart roads, and learn how to leverage these technologies and their relative strengths. (Courtesy of Derq Inc.)

See Opportunities for AI-Cameras and LiDARs for Smart Road Infrastructure

Guest  Editorial by Dr. Georges Aoude, Co-founder & CEO of Derq Inc. As the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in January sparked a new wave of autonomous vehicles (AVs) coming to the automotive...
When thinking of the standards technology corporate boards need to focus on in their ESG reporting, there needs to be checkbox standards across each environmental, social, and governance branch that the technology company reports, where any investor can publicly verify that reporting themself, explains Rashida Salahuddin, President & CEO of The Corporate Citizenship Project

The Role Tech Company Corporate Boards Need to Play in ESG Reporting

Guest Editorial by Rashida Salahuddin, President & CEO of The Corporate Citizenship Project Ever since the U.S Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) proposed rules governing climate-related disclosures from all public companies on...
The "April Fools" undercover operation targeting the demand for child sex crimes and human trafficking netted 29 male arrests in Arizona. (Courtesy of ICE)

HSI Multiagency Operation Nabs 29 AZ Child Sex and Human Traffickers

Results from Operation “April Fools” which targeted alleged sexual predators in Arizona were announced last week by local law enforcement in partnership with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security...
The FirstLane swing door speed gate, Nominated in the 2022 'ASTORS' Awards Program, offers unbeatable value for money whilst ensuring safety and quality have not been compromised.

Automatic Systems Sponsors Sixth Consecutive ‘ASTORS’ Program

American Security Today (AST) is pleased to announce that Automatic Systems America, a world leader in the automation of secure entrance control, designs and manufactures pedestrian, vehicle, and passenger access systems,...
Dell Technologies

See How Dell’s Computer Vision is Reinventing the Fan Experience

There’s nothing like the thrill of a big game or the concert atmosphere, as people tend to value experiences more than physical possessions, generating billions annually to the “experience economy.” Entertainment venues...
DHS grant funding provides support for target hardening and other physical security enhancements and activities to nonprofit organizations that are at high risk of terrorist attack.

$1.6B Available in DHS Homeland Security Preparedness Grants

Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro N. Mayorkas has announced $1.6 billion for eight Fiscal Year 2022 (FY22) preparedness grant programs to provide critical funding to help state and local officials prepare...

Buffalo Shooter Planned to Continue Rampage Down Street, Police Say

May 16, 2022 – In Breaking News – NBC News The 18-year-old man accused of storming a Buffalo, New York, supermarket Saturday and killing 10 and injuring three others planned to continue his bloody...
From negligent or disgruntled employees to hostile nation-state actors, the costs and consequences of insider threats can be staggering, the proliferation of insider threats is a complex and persistent challenge for all national security stakeholders. For nearly 40 years, SIMS Software has been fully invested in the national security mission, and their flagship product, SIMS, is the most trusted industrial security management solution on the market.

SIMS Software Named a Premier Sponsor in the 2022 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

SIMS Software, a Double Platinum Award Winner in the 2021 'ASTORS' Awards Program, which is widely recognized as the industry leader in security information management systems for the government and defense...
Chief Constable Michelle Skeer, of the Cumbria Constabulary

Mark43 Expands to U.K. with Modern Policing Technology Solutions

Mark43, a leading cloud-native public safety software company, who took home the Gold for Best Public Safety Workforce Management in the 2021 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is expanding its reach...