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Radar-Based Autonomous Interceptor to Track and Stop Dangerous Drones

Drone sales have exploded in the past few years, filling the air with millions of new aircraft. Simple modifications to these drones by criminals and terrorists have left people, privacy and...

A Taller Ladder is Not the Answer (Learn More)

By Alan Seymour, PhD of Cleveland Electric Labs Just under a year ago, the White House went into a security lockdown because someone was trying to scale the fence and the solution...

Award Winning LRAD Receives $1.M US Air Force Order (See Demo Video)

LRAD Corporation, the world’s leading provider of acoustic hailing devices (AHD) and advanced mass notification systems (MNS), and Two-Time 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award Winner for Best Long Range Acoustic Hailing System...
Rapid threat assessment is simple with the automatic detection and 3D tracking of sUAS combined with fully automated camera cueing on the target. Manpower and cost are both reduced with this system while mitigating the threat of undesired aerial presence.

SpotterRF Launches New SPOTTERai Auto Track Classification (See Video)

SpotterRF, an industry-leading manufacturer of ground surveillance radar, and a recognized 'ASTORS' Winner for Four Consecutive Years in American Security Today's prestigious Annual Homeland Security Awards Program, is releasing the company's...

Mass Transit Security: Soft Target, Hard Problem (Learn More, Video)

Maintaining security on the nation’s surface transportation systems takes significant resources and manpower, both which tend to be in short supply. For example, the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) is one of...
DHS S&T has dedicated a multiyear program to address GPS vulnerabilities in critical infrastructure, with a multi-pronged approach to conduct vulnerability and impact assessments, develop mitigations, explore complementary timing technologies and engage with industry through outreach meetings and events.

DHS S&T on GPS Vulnerabilities & Developing Critical Infrastructure Plan

Our nation's critical infrastructure sectors strongly rely on accurate position, navigation and timing (PNT) to function efficiently and with the reliability required to keep assets and Americans safe. Precision timing is one...

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...

Modeling DOD Antiterrorism Strategies for High OCC Spaces

Guest Editorial by Doug Haines, Haines Security I’ve been following terrorist attacks for quite some time now and after each one look back and try to analyze what occurred and why, and if...

TerraGo & CompassTools to Deliver Adv GIS & GPS Data Collection

TerraGo is partnering with CompassTools, a leading provider of integrated GIS, GPS and wireless solutions for field data collection across numerous industries including government, utility, natural resources, transportation, architecture and construction. According...

Railroad Progress on Positive Train Control Implementation (Learn More)

The Department of Transportation (DOT) Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) released a status update on railroads’ progress implementing positive train control (PTC) systems in the fourth quarter of 2016. The status update, based...