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High Rise Escape ‘Guardian’ Returns to 2022 ‘ASTORS’ Awards (Videos)

High Rise Escape Systems (HRES), a recognized Winner in the Annual 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program for Five Consecutive Years, is pleased to announce the company’s Guardian Self Evacuation & Rescue...
Osiel Cardenas Jr.Courtesy of the Brownsville Police Department

Fmr Mexican Drug Lords Son Admits Moving Assault Weapons into Mexico

Son of a former Mexican drug lord and a former leader of the Gulf Cartel and Los Zetas, Osiel Cardenas Jr., 30, from Brownsville, Texas, pleaded guilty to smuggling assault weapons from the...
Mobile identity has been an evolving technology in the citizen identity market for five years now. Most of the time and effort has been focused on mobile driver’s licenses, and there are many good reasons for that. However, mobile identity has developed so quickly that other use cases are now starting to emerge. It may surprise you to learn that Argentina is leading the way in deploying mobile identity for its national ID project. (Courtesy of HID Global)

Learn How to Navigate Mobile Driver’s License (mDL) Wallet Options

Guest Editorial by Jean-Baptiste Milan for HID Global  Mobile driver’s licenses (mDLs) are quickly moving from promise to reality in many states across the U.S. According to the Secure Technology Alliance, the pace...
TCOM, LP a Platinum 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Award Champion for Three Consecutive Years, Acquires Aerostar International, to strengthen TCOM’s global leadership position in Persistent Surveillance Platforms and Leading-Edge Radar and Sensor Systems.

‘ASTORS’ Champion TCOM, LP Solidifies Global Aerospace Position

TCOM Holdings, the parent company of TCOM, LP, the global leader in elevated ISR Awareness Solutions, and the 2019 Platinum 'ASTORS' Award Winner for Best Persistent Aerial Monitoring, is pleased to...
The 2021 'ASTORS' Award Winning MX908 mass spectrometry device will be used in the Army’s mixed-reality headset technology to provide chemical identification information.

908 Devices’ MX908 Selected by U.S. Army for Augmented Reality Training

908 Devices, a pioneer of purpose-built handheld and desktop mass spectrometer devices for chemical and biomolecular analysis, who took home a Gold in the 2021 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, has...
According to court documents, on June 27, HSI responded to the scene of a human smuggling event involving a tractor trailer and 64 individuals suspected of entering the United States illegally. (Courtesy of YouTube)

2 Men Indicted for 53 Migrants found Dead in Human Trafficking Incident

A federal grand jury in San Antonio, Texas returned an indictment on July 20 on two men charged in the fatal tractor-trailer incident that occurred on June 27, resulting in the...
The FLIR LVSS C-UAS utilizes 3D Radar, EO/IR Camera, and RF detection and mitigation sensors to provide early warning alerts, detection, and non-kinetic countermeasures for various UAS systems.

Teledyne FLIR LVSS ADA C-UAS to Compete in 2022 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

Teledyne FLIR, a world leader in intelligent sensing, unmanned systems, and integrated solutions for defense and industrial markets, and a Recognized 'ASTORS' Award Winner for Six Consecutive Years, is pleased to...
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Cymulate XPSM Nominated to Compete in 2022 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

Cymulate, a market leader in Extended Security Posture Management, Recognized in the 2021 and 2019 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is pleased to announce Cymulate’s Extended Security Posture Management (XPSM) Platform,...
Teledyne FLIR, whose identiFINDER R700 took home the 2021 Platinum 'ASTORS' Award Winner for Best CBRNE Detection Solution, and a Returning Competitor in the Annual 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program for the Seventh Consecutive Year, designs, develops, manufactures, markets, and distributes technologies that enhance perception and awareness.

The Revolutionary Technology behind Thermal Imaging Cameras

Hollywood has played a significant role in the popularization of both night vision and thermal imaging technology over the last two decades. The question is, however: “Where did it all start?” Kálmán...
In a typical year, DEAC Sabatino oversees the facilitation of legitimate travel for more than 410 million travelers in the air, land, and maritime environments.

CBP DEAC to Deliver Keynote Address at 2022 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Luncheon

American Security Today is delighted to announce, that Deputy Executive Assistant Commissioner (DEAC) Diane J. Sabatino of the Office of Field Operations, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), will be the...