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The OFFSET program hosts its third field experiment in Camp Shelby, Miss. (Courtesy of DARPAtv and YouTube.)

DARPA Robotic Swarm Exercise Conducts Urban Raid Demo (Video)

Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), the Pentagon’s research branch, DARPA, which was recognized in the 2018 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is working to train robots for war. In December, in...
"Did anyone consult with police before designing and manufacturing the new Ontario licence plates? They're virtually unreadable at night." Tweeted Sgt Steve Koopman in Kingston, Ont. (Courtesy of Sgt Koopman and Twitter)

Ontario’s New License Plates: You Can’t Read Them (Learn More, Video)

February 18, 2020 – In Breaking News – NPR Ontario's newly-designed license plates just hit a speedbump. Call it Plate-gate. A little background: The Canadian province's new design was unveiled by the provincial government —...

Have the Right Security, Right Away

Access security is not a one-size-fits-all solution. It’s about assessing security needs and weighing door options to fit individual requirements.  Rolling security doors not only come in many shapes and sizes, but...

Identiv’s NFC Solutions at WestPack & Canabis Packaging Summit, Anaheim

Identiv, a global provider of physical security and secure identification, and a Platinum Award Winner in the 2019 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, will exhibit at the 2020 WestPack Packaging Expo...

NJ Bans Cops from Using Clearview AI App that Scrapes Social Media

January 25, 2020 – In Breaking News – NJ .com The state attorney general is ordering all New Jersey police to stop using a powerful new facial-recognition technology that’s pulling millions of...

Real ID Set to Affect Who Can and Cannot Fly, Don’t Delay Apply ASAP

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) recently sent letters to the Governors of all states, the District of Columbia, and territories asking them to provide DHS with a monthly update...
“The question is, how much protection does your client really need? For any application where there is a significant risk of intent to harm, violent forced entry, or terrorist threats, then EntryDefender™ is the solution.”

CornellCookson New EntryDefender™ Door Now Available (See in Action)

CornellCookson, a Multiple-Award Winner in the 2019 'ASTORS' Awards Program, is introducing the new EntryDefender™ Door, the only American made rolling steel door that meets stringent U.S. Department of State standards...
The goID ecosystem is based on a field-proven technology that enables the issuance, lifecycle management and verification of mobile identities while addressing the identification standards of the 21st century and beyond.

Argentina Selects HID for World’s First Mobile National ID Program

HID Global, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, and a Platinum Award Winner in the 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, has been selected by the government of Argentina for the...
With intelligent video management, video analytics, access control, and innovative perimeter intrusion detection systems, ‘ASTORS’ Award Winning Senstar offers a comprehensive suite of proven, integrated technologies that reduce complexity, improve performance and unify support.

‘ASTORS’ Award Winning Senstar Launches New Enhanced Website

Senstar, a world leader in video management and perimeter intrusion detection solutions, and a Platinum Award Winner in the 2019 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is pleased to unveil its new...
‘ASTORS’ Award Winning Aeroturn’s Integrated Modular Turnstile is a modular deployable turnstile system that can be redeployed into a modular turnstile platform.

Aeroturn Wins 2019 ‘ASTORS’ for Pedestrian Entrance Control Solution

Aeroturn’s mission over the past decade has been to educate schools and government facilities throughout the country on how to better secure their premises and improve security measures. When it comes to...