Quantum

Prepare for the Influx in Surveillance Data (Learn More)

The video surveillance industry is undergoing a significant transformation. Organizations are: Storing ever-increasing amounts of video Captured from low-cost, high-resolution cameras, and Retaining the content for longer periods of...
Potential Terror Threats in NYC, TX and VA

Potential Terror Threat in New York, Texas & Virginia (Video)

By Mark Osborne, New York City Patch CBS News reports that U.S. intelligence is warning al Qaeda could be planning attacks in New York on Monday. The report notes Virginia and Texas...
The Pennsylvania Instant Check System (PICS) is used by county sheriffs, chiefs of police of cities of the first class, and licensed firearms dealers in Pennsylvania to determine an individual's legal ability to acquire a license to carry firearms or obtain a firearm through a purchase or transfer

PASP Announce Firearms Purchase Denial Investigations

Pennsylvania State Police announced today the number of firearms purchase denials, subsequent investigations, and arrests as a result of such investigations for the third quarter of 2016. In Pennsylvania, the Pennsylvania Instant...
A bomb threat was reported on Legoland Florida property causing the evacuation of all guests. No injuries have been reported. (Merlin Entertainments Group, which owns Legoland, purchased Cypress Gardens in January 2010 and opened Legoland Florida on Oct. 15, 2011.)

No Injuries After Legoland Bomb Threat (Learn More)

By Stephanie Allen and Caitlin Dineen, Orlando Sentinel Legoland Florida Resort was evacuated Thursday afternoon after receiving a bomb threat, officials say. Adrian Jones, the resort's general manager, said park officials received the anonymous...
Haystax Cal COP

Haystax Cal COP a Hit at 2016 CESA (Learn More)

Haystax Technology, a leading provider of advanced security analytics and risk management solutions, received a great deal of attention at the 2016 California Emergency Services Association (CESA) Annual Training & Conference in...
Hurricane Matthew

New Hurricane Watch Issued For GA Ahead of Matthew; Hurricane Forecast to Strengthen

By Weather .com Story Highlights Category 3 Matthew is now bearing down on the Bahamas. Hurricane watches and warnings are posted for a swath of eastern Florida and Georgia. Matthew will likely...
Sikorsky S-92R

Sikorsky Delivers AK’s First S-92® Search & Rescue Helicopter (Video)

North Slope Borough (NSB), Alaska, has received its first S-92® helicopter dedicated to search and rescue. Acceptance of the aircraft occurred in a ceremony at Sikorsky's commercial helicopter center here. The helicopter...
PA rural wildfire

PA Receives Over $600K in Funding for Rural Firefighters

More than $604,000 in grants are being awarded to help Pennsylvania's rural communities guard against the threat of fires in forests and other undeveloped areas, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Secretary...
Governor Terry McAuliffe

VA Receives $5.7M in Homeland Security Grant Awards

Governor Terry McAuliffe has announced that $5.7 million in federal funds will be awarded for 99 projects to enhance emergency preparedness and security throughout the Commonwealth. The Virginia Department of Emergency Management (VDEM)...
A trashcan exploded near Semper Five 5K Race in Seaside Park, NJ. (Kathy Madsen, Twitter)

More Than 1 Pipe Bomb; NJ Explosion Evacuates Seaside Park Boardwalk

By Tom Davis, Toms River Patch The boardwalk area in Seaside Park was evacuated - and a lockdown was in place - on Saturday because of an explosion, and authorities said they were...