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Come See Sharp INTELLOS at ‘ASTORS’ Awards Luncheon (Videos)

Sharp Electronics, a Proud Sponsor of the 'ASTORS' is pleased to announce that the Sharp INTELLOS Automated Unmanned Ground Vehicle (A-UGV) will be on site at 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Luncheon at ISC...
Peter D. Yachmetz

Special Event Security: Protecting Soft Targets Against Terrorism

Guest editorial by Peter D. Yachmetz The terror threat facing today’s law enforcement and individuals charged with special event security is more sophisticated than in previous generations. Today’s terrorists can operate alone and/or in...
During a typical tour stop, professionals from GTL will demonstrate a range of services, including inmate calling and messaging, inmate tablets and applications, visitation management, investigative and intelligence solutions, cashless payment services, and an industry-leading jail management system.

GTL Launches 2nd Mobile Briefing Center for Customer Site Briefings

GTL, a competitor in the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is debuting their second Technology in Motion motor coach, expanding an already successful nationwide bus tour. “In April of this year, GTL launched Technology in Motion as...
Raging Northern California Wine country firestorm is one of the most destructive in California history

Wildfires Devastating N CA Wine Country (Learn More, Multi-Video)

By Thomas Fuller and Jonah Engel Bromwich, The New York Times Fast-moving wildfires raged across several counties in Northern California on Monday, killing at least one person, forcing the evacuation of up...

Global Elite Group Aviation Security & Mgt Program in ‘ASTORS’ Awards

Global Elite Group, is delighted to announce that the company's Aviation Security & Management Program has been nominated to compete in the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program. Global Elite Group provides security services...
APERIO Systems’ patent-pending Data Forgery Protection™ technology is the first cybersecurity solution that detects artificial manipulations of industrial process data, enabling operators to take real-time corrective action without service disruption to ICS. (Image courtesy of APERIO Systems)

APERIO Systems Competes in ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards

APERIO Systems, a company that provides the last line of defense for protecting industrial control systems and increasing resilience against cyberattacks, has been nominated in the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards...
Facewatch Crime-Fighting App Leads to More Than 100 Arrests

Facewatch Solution Helps Businesses Fight Crime (Learn More, Videos)

UK-based security tech firm Facewatch has developed a crime prevention system to alert businesses in Brazil when known criminals enter their premises. London-based Facewatch, working with Staff Security Brazil, uses facial recognition to match known...
The crew of an MH-60S Seahawk, attached to the "Sea Knights" of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 22 escort a patient on the flightdeck of the hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) during a medical evacuation while the ship is in Puerto Rico to provide humanitarian assistance throughout the area. (Image courtesy of the U.S. Navy by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Danny Ray Nunez Jr.)

USNS Comfort Responds to Hosp Generator Failure in PR (Multi-Video)

The Mercy-class Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) in San Juan, Puerto Rico, received five critical patients around 8 p.m. Oct. 4, from Ryder Memorial Hospital in Humacao,...
Gratified residents thank an Air and Marine Operations agent after a Black Hawk crew distributed much-needed supplies to residents of Puerto Rico. (Image courtesy of Rob Brisley)

BORSTAR Helping PR Get Back into Service (Learn More, Multi-Video)

Another 15-member Border Patrol Search, Trauma and Rescue (BORSTAR) and Border Patrol Tactical Unit (BORTAC) team arrived in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico, yesterday to augment teams already in the field that continue...

Triage: How We Can Change 911 and Save Lives (Learn More, Multi-Video)

By Amir Elichai, Founder & CEO of Reporty Homeland Security There are 240 million calls made to 911 each year. Of these 240 million calls, it’s estimated that around 50% of those are misdialed. For...