Did you know that 99% of the world's ladder trucks cannot reach above the 7th floor? Make sure you have plans in case of an emergency so you can get out safe! HRES can help!

High Rise Escape ‘Guardian’ Returns to 2022 ‘ASTORS’ Awards (Videos)

High Rise Escape Systems (HRES), a recognized Winner in the Annual 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program for Five Consecutive Years, is pleased to announce the company’s Guardian Self Evacuation & Rescue...
What’s needed to keep the entire family safe and sound in busy environments with access to pools is another layer of security that runs 24/7, and one which can alert us before a dangerous situation becomes a life-threatening event. (Courtesy of PoolScout)

POOL SAFETY Gets an Important Technology Upgrade, Thanks to AI

By Sam Weitzman With a historic heat wave currently gripping regions the world over, millions — if not billions — of people are headed for cooler water somewhere. But for those who...
Officers seized 43 firearms, $300,000, four ounces of methamphetamine, one kilogram of cocaine, and two kilograms of fentanyl. According to the DEA, this image shows a potentially lethal amount of fentanyl. As little as 2 milligrams of fentanyl can be fatal. One kilogram of fentanyl has the potential to kill 500,000 people. This image shows a potentially lethal amount of fentanyl. (Courtesy DEA)

21 Members of Multi-State Fentanyl, Meth & Coke Trafficking Ring Arrested

A federal grand jury has returned an indictment charging 21 individuals for their roles in an Indianapolis-based drug trafficking organization with conspiracies to distribute fentanyl, methamphetamine, and cocaine. The indictment was unsealed...
Osiel Cardenas Jr.Courtesy of the Brownsville Police Department

Fmr Mexican Drug Lords Son Admits Moving Assault Weapons into Mexico

Son of a former Mexican drug lord and a former leader of the Gulf Cartel and Los Zetas, Osiel Cardenas Jr., 30, from Brownsville, Texas, pleaded guilty to smuggling assault weapons from the...
SmokeShield™ compartmentalizes open areas (creating a smoke and fire barrier) to enhance life safety by limiting deadly smoke migration, adding precious time to occupancy evacuation plans and minimizing property and inventory losses. SmokeShield encloses atrium areas, corridors, or other openings in fire barrier and smoke barrier walls. smoke Photo by Viktor Talashuk on Unsplash

SmokeShield™ Fabric Smoke & Fire Competes in 2022 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

CornellCookson, a leading rolling door and grille manufacturer, and 2021 Double ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award Winner, is pleased to announce its SmokeShield™ Fabric Smoke & Fire System has been Nominated to compete in...
Mobile identity has been an evolving technology in the citizen identity market for five years now. Most of the time and effort has been focused on mobile driver’s licenses, and there are many good reasons for that. However, mobile identity has developed so quickly that other use cases are now starting to emerge. It may surprise you to learn that Argentina is leading the way in deploying mobile identity for its national ID project. (Courtesy of HID Global)

Learn How to Navigate Mobile Driver’s License (mDL) Wallet Options

Guest Editorial by Jean-Baptiste Milan for HID Global  Mobile driver’s licenses (mDLs) are quickly moving from promise to reality in many states across the U.S. According to the Secure Technology Alliance, the pace...
The New Rolling Counter Door Package available through CornellCookson, in an ideal solution for stadiums, cafeterias, hospitality and educational facilities, and healthcare offices, offering a minimalist aesthetic while providing security and easy accessibility.

CornellCookson Adds Secure & Easy Install Rolling Counter Door Package

CornellCookson, a leading rolling door and grille manufacturer, and 2021 Double 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Award Winner recently Nominated to compete in the 2022 'ASTORS' Awards Program, is pleased to introduce the...

Safety, Safety, Safety – Summer Heat Safety Tips for Kids, Families & Pets

By 'ASTORS' Award Champion PWPORG, a 501(c)(3) built by law enforcement and security industry practitioners and educators to provide educational resources to kids, families, and communities on safety and emergency preparedness. Summertime can...
Already in use by the Ukrainian military, DedronePortable offers easy-to-use, mobile and agile drone response with optional mitigation, and setup in less than 20 minutes .

New DedronePortable for Military & Commercial Entities Around the Globe

Dedrone, a market leader in smart airspace security, a Gold Award Winner in the 2021 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program for Best Airport/Aviation Security Solution, and recently Nominated in the 2022...
TCOM, LP a Platinum 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Award Champion for Three Consecutive Years, Acquires Aerostar International, to strengthen TCOM’s global leadership position in Persistent Surveillance Platforms and Leading-Edge Radar and Sensor Systems.

‘ASTORS’ Champion TCOM, LP Solidifies Global Aerospace Position

TCOM Holdings, the parent company of TCOM, LP, the global leader in elevated ISR Awareness Solutions, and the 2019 Platinum 'ASTORS' Award Winner for Best Persistent Aerial Monitoring, is pleased to...