A US Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine Operations UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter flies over U.S. Bank Stadium in advance of Super Bowl LII (Image courtesy of Glenn Fawcett)

CBP Eye in the Sky & Screening Secure Super Bowl LII (Multi-Video)

It’s a perfect day, bright blue sky above, and temperatures just a degree or two above zero. It’s cold but business as usual for U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Air and...
(Image courtesy of David Becker, Getty Images via Task & Purpose and YouTube)

Vegas: A Highly Unlikely Scenario That Will Happen Again Unless…

By Doug Haines, MPSE, Owner and CEO of Haines Security Solutions “In Las Vegas, the casino is always watching — and yet it missed XXXXXXX XXXXXXX (the title had the shooter’s name...
Nearly two years of planning has taken place, largely behind the scenes, to make sure that Super Bowl LII—and the 10 days of events leading up to the kickoff at U.S. Bank Stadium on February 4—is safe and secure. Nothing has been left to chance, not even the weather.

Super Bowl Security: FBI Behind-the-Scenes Look (Includes Multi-Videos)

By the FBI On the wintry streets of downtown Minneapolis, ice crunches underfoot. The wind is whipping, and the temperature hovers in the teens. The weather will be one of the many topics...
1 dead in accident involving train carrying GOP members of Congress (Image courtesy of YouTube)

Train Carrying GOP Congress Members Hits Garbage Truck, 1 Dead

By Daniella Silva and Tom Costello, NBC News A chartered train carrying Republican lawmakers to a retreat collided with a trash truck in Virginia Wednesday morning and left at least one person...
The S5 Robotic Guard from Robotic Assistance Devices is a fully autonomous unmanned ground vehicle that incorporates advanced intelligence to augment traditional patrolling services by detecting outdoor activity, including humans and vehicles.

Enhancing Perimeter Security with Award Winning Robots (See in Action)

By Steve Reinharz, President and CEO, Robotic Assistance Devices One of the most important steps in keeping an organization's data, physical assets and personnel safe is securing the perimeter of a facility...

ShotSpotter & Verizon to Expand Gunshot Detect thru Street Lights

ShotSpotter has entered into an agreement with Verizon to bring the ShotSpotter Gunshot Detection solution to cities by leveraging Verizon's Light Sensory Network, an IoT platform deployed on street lights. Verizon’s Light...
connect:ID is an innovative international conference and a free global exhibition that together focus on all aspects of identity technologies and the opportunities for their management in both the physical and digital worlds.

connect:ID Enters into New Strategic Partnerships with Leading Orgs

Science Media Partners (SMP) and the International Biometrics + Identity Association (IBIA), organizers of connect:ID 2018, have announced a series of new strategic partnerships with world-leading associations from across the identity...

Siklu’s MultiHaul Survived Hurricanes Irma & Maria, Providing Service in PR

AeroNet, one of Puerto Rico’s leading service providers, was using Siklu’s Award Winning MultiHaul™, a point-to-multipoint 60GHz radio, to deliver business broadband in Old San Juan before two back-to-back hurricanes devastated the island. The...

Sharp INTELLOS Named “Official Security Robot of ‘IMS’ Speedway”

The phrase “Start your engines” at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS) now extends to their automated, driverless security robot, the Sharp INTELLOS Automated Unmanned Ground Vehicle (A-UGV), the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland...
Security Center is the unified security platform from Genetec Inc. that blends IP security systems within a single intuitive interface to simplify your operations. From access control, video surveillance, and automatic license plate recognition to communications, intrusion detection, and analytics, Security Center empowers your organization through enhanced situational awareness, unified command and control, and connectivity to the cloud.

Genetec Security Center DHS SAFETY Act Certified for Anti-Terrorism Tech

Genetec, a 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program Winner for Best Video Data Storage Solution, has announced that Genetec™ Security Center, its flagship unified security platform, has been granted the SAFETY Act...