TSA officers at Stewart Airport detected this handgun in a traveler’s carry-on bag on Aug. 24th. (Courtesy of the TSA)

TSA Stops Man Boarding Plane with Loaded Gun at NY Stewart Intl Airport

An officer with the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), which was Recognized with Multiple Awards for Excellence in the 2021 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, prevented a man from carrying his loaded...
Fans hate waiting in long security lines to get inside a venue, and they hate intrusive screenings even more. With the Patriot One Gateway, fans don’t need to empty their pockets – they can just walk in.

The State of Venue Security: Reaction to the NCS4’s Venue Director Report

Guest Editorial by Peter Evans, CEO of Patriot One, the Newest Double-Entry Competitor in the 2022 'ASTORS' Awards Program As organizations continue to get back to “normal” with restrictions easing amidst a...
Cloud-based security is becoming increasingly popular as it provides integration potential and allows for AI and analytics automation. So, what cloud-based commercial security trends can we expect to see in 2023? (Courtesy of Mohamed Hassan from Pixabay)

Commercial Building Security Trends for 2023: ‘Cloud-Based’ Security

50% of all corporate data is now stored in the cloud, which includes physical security data. Cloud-based security is becoming increasingly popular as it provides integration potential and allows for AI...
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TX Man Charged with Drug Smuggling to Federal Prisons with DJI Drone

Bryant LeRay Henderson, 42, of Smithville, Texas, allegedly flew a drone loaded with drugs and other contraband into prison, and has been federally charged, according to Chad E. Meacham, U.S. Attorney...
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Panic Alarm Buttons Debut in NYC/NJ Retail Stores Amid Bodega Crimes

In response to rising convenience store-related crimes throughout the nation, National Retail Solutions (NRS), the operator of a leading USA point of sale (POS) network and payment processing service for independent...
D-Fend's EnforceAir C-UAS now integrated with Syzygy's SNAP (Sensor Network Access Point), which will strengthen support for the Team Awareness Kit / Tactical Assault Kit (TAK) across the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Department of Defense (DOD), Department of Justice (DOJ) and first responders in contending with rogue drone activity at sensitive and critical sites and events.

D-Fend and Syzygy to Optimize C-UAS Communications & Data Management

D-Fend Solutions, leader in radio frequency (RF), cyber-based, counter-drone takeover technology, who took home the Gold 2021 'ASTORS' Award for Best Persistent Aerial Monitoring Solution, recently Nominated to Compete in the 2022...
Verified Threats from the Omnilert Gun Detect System to Expand Capabilities of the Everbridge Critical Event Management (CEM) Platform to Allow Fast and Efficient Crisis Response Team Action

Everbridge Adds Gun Detection to Reduce Active Shooter Threats

Everbridge, a global leader in Critical Event Management (CEM), and a Platinum Homeland Security Award Winner 2021 'ASTORS' Awards Program, (their Fourth Year being Recognized), is partnering with Omnilert, to introduce...
NEC NSS President Dr. Kathleen Kiernan Named in Top 20 Most Successful Women Leaders 2022 by The Corporate Magazine. Dr. Kiernan was also Honored in the 2021 'ASTORS' Awards Program along with Commissioner Bill Bratton Executive Chairman, of TENEO Risk Advisory; and Transportation Security Administration and U.S. Coast Guard Vice Admiral (Rtd) David Pekoske.

NEC NSS President: Top 20 Most Successful Women Leaders 2022

Originally published in The Corporate Magazine NEC NSS was envisioned and designed by NEC to optimize its ability to deliver key capabilities and technologies to federal government customers across the homeland security,...
The Genasys Emergency Management (GEM) software has been selected to keep players, staff, fans, visitors, and constituents safe at Fenway Park by keeping them informed through multi-channel critical communications alerting and evacuation management. Courtesy of Red Sox and Twitter)

Genasys GEM Chosen to Deliver Critical Comms at Fenway Park

Genasys Inc., a global leader in critical communications systems and solutions that help protect and keep people safe, which has been Recognized with Double Award Wins in their Sixth Consecutive ASTORS'...
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Man Crashes Car into Barricade Near U.S. Capitol, Dies by Suicide (Video)

August 14, 2022 – In Breaking News – The New York Times A man drove his car into a barricade near the U.S. Capitol building early on Sunday morning and then died...