Fraud spoofers using government phone numbers, government employees’ names, are threatening arrest and demanding payment via gift cards and bitcoin ATMs.

U.S. Marshals and FBI Urge Public to Report Phone Scams (Multi-Video)

The U.S. Marshals Service (USMS), which was recognized for 'Excellence in Public Safety,' in the 2019 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), are alerting the...
Meeting strangers off the internet is inherently dangerous, and Tinder is doing something about it. The popular dating app is beefing up its user security options, offering a panic alarm for when casual meet-ups or dates take a turn for the worst

Tinder Adds Panic Button, Location Tracking for Dates Gone Bad

January 23, 2020 – In Breaking News – The Wall Street Journal Tinder wants to allow users to send out an alarm when bad dates turn really ugly. The popular dating app plans...

Genasys Wins $1.4M in S CA Public Safety Mass Notification Orders

Genasys Inc. (formerly LRAD), a critical communications company which has been Recognized every year - in the Annual 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, recently received $1.4 million in new public safety mass...
The Graffiti Bridge over 17th Avenue just before midnight on December 6, 2019 following the events at NAS Pensacola. Painted by a local resident. (Courtesy of Wikipedia.)

NAS Pensacola Shooting an ‘Act of Terrorism,’ says US Attorney General

January 13, 2020 – In Breaking News – The Washington Post Attorney General William P. Barr said Monday that the December shooting that killed three U.S. sailors on a Florida base was...
'ASTORS' Award Winner for Three Consecutive Years, Rave Mobile Safety helps Higher Education Connect, Engage and Safeguard your Community so they’ll be Prepared and become Empowered about their Safety.

Over Half of All College Students Protected by Rave Alert Platform

Rave Mobile Safety, the trusted provider of emergency and public safety solutions to help save lives, and Multi-Award Winner in for Three Consecutive Years in the Annual ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards...
Soldiers test MEDHUB during an exercise at Camp Atterbury, Indianapolis. (Courtesy of the U.S. Army by Greg Pugh)

Army Tests New MEDHUB that could Save Wounded Soldiers’ Lives

January 31, 2020 – In Breaking News – USA TODAY The U.S. Army is testing a new medical communication device that could help save soldiers’ lives. The Medical Hands-free Unified Broadcast (MEDHUB) tablet aims to...
Share911 improve the efficiency of communication between management, security personnel, and employees in everyday situations and critical events, and is simple to use as employees can access it on their mobile devices or computers via native mobile or desktop applications. 

Share911 School Safety Software Now Free to Public Safety Agencies

Share911, a leading provider of collaborative communication solutions that keep people safe at work, and a 2019 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Award Winner, is now offering the critical communication software solution free to...
By providing highly intelligible voice communications and attention-commanding alert tones to ensure warnings are heard and understood, Genasys (now LRAD) is fundamentally changing the way law enforcement agencies conduct everyday duties and elevated risk operations.

Genasys (LRAD) to Reflect Broader Commitment to Critical Comm

LRAD Corporation, a critical communications company recently named a Multiple Award Winner in the Annual ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, for their Fourth Consecutive Year, has officially rebranded as Genasys, to align...
An important and effective way to reduce risk to human lives and mitigate losses is to have a 24/7, easy-to-use, cloud-based platform that can send out mass notifications within moments.

Regroup Mass Notification Improves Resilience Following Natural Disasters

Preparation, information and timely notifications are the keys to lasting resiliency in the face of a myriad of threats to public safety — and that includes natural disasters. The key to...
Automated tools used to enable mass surveillance of social media accounts is spiraling out of control, according to Freedom on the Net, which warns that nine out of every 10 internet users are being actively monitored online.

Is Your Social Media Being Watched? Probably, Says New Surveil Report

Governments around the world are increasingly using social media to manipulate elections and monitor their citizens, tilting the technology toward digital authoritarianism. As a result of these trends, global internet freedom declined...