DHS S&T Invites Counter UAS Devs to Submit Tech for Assessment

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) is inviting developers of counter unmanned aerial system (CUAS) technologies to participate in technology assessments. A Request for Information – Participation...

Join NJ Memorial Service for Officers Killed in Line of Duty (Video)

Please join the New Jersey Police Chiefs Foundation at the 33rd Annual New Jersey Law Enforcement Memorial Service for law enforcement officers who made the ultimate sacrifice in the line of...

GTL Inspire 1.5 Inmate Tablet Passes Military-Grade Drop Test (Video)

GTL, an innovation leader in correctional technology and payment services solutions for government, has announced that the Inspire® 1.5 corrections-grade inmate tablet has met the “Transit Drop” test requirements specified by MIL-STD-810G 516.6 Section 4.6.5....

Double Homicide Suspect Arrested by US Marshals Task Force in York

Monday, U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced that the United States Marshals Service (USMS) Fugitive Task Force arrested Shazmir Martino – a 20-year old man. On February 22, 2017 the Pennsylvania State...

TerrorMate Competes in 2017 AST Homeland Security Awards (Video)

Defense contractor, public safety provider and app developer, Defense Trading Solutions, has created the first world's first terror alert smartphone app. The app provides users one place where they can obtain relevant, real-time...

PlateSmart’s John Chigos: The Future of Vehicle Recognition Technology

As we close out the first months of 2017, American Security Today is taking the opportunity to talk with some of the leading players in security for their take on the state...

WA State Gov Passes Bill Restricting Sale of Biometric Data

By planet biometrics Washington state House has approved a bill that aims to prevent businesses from obtaining or selling biometric information from individuals without their consent. The proposers noted that people are increasingly being...
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Video Visits Help Families Contact with Incarcerated Loved Ones (Video)

GTL Video Visitation technology has spread rapidly across the corrections industry in recent years, and it’s easy to see why. With secure on premise and remote visitation service, GTL Video Visitation...
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SIA Names Doug Haines, 2016 Sandy Jones Volunteer of the Year

The Security Industry Association (SIA) has named Doug Haines, of Haines Security Solutions, its 2016 Sandy Jones Volunteer of the Year for his significant contributions to the security industry. With this award,...

WV SA Evidence Collect Kit Info Sys Finalist for ACT-IAC Award

The American Council for Technology and Industry Advisory Council (ACT-IAC) has selected the West Virginia Division of Justice and Community Services Sexual Assault Evidence Collection Kit Information System as a finalist...