If genuine, the seized rings would havehad an estimated manufacturer’s suggested retail price (MSRP)of $560,000. (Courtesy of CBP)

LAX CBP Seizes $560K in Fake NBA Championship Rings (Multi-Video)

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers assigned to Cargo Operations at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), in coordination with import specialists assigned to the Consumer Products and Mass Merchandising Center...
Port Authority Police Department Counter Terrorism /THREAT (Tactical Hardening Response Emergency Activation Team) Unit was established in 2017, to deter, detect and respond to acts of terrorism and disorder. (Courtesy of the PANYNJ)

Port Authority Conducts Full-Scale Emergency Drill at Newark Airport

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (PANYNJ) conducted an emergency response exercise at Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) on Saturday, September 14, from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Passengers...
The Smiths Detection ScanVan 100100 PRO is a vehicle mounted X-ray inspection designed to enhance security operations by allowing organizations to deploy a temporary checkpoint in less than 5 minutes.

Smiths Detection a New Competitor in 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards (See in Action)

Smiths Detection, a global authority on the application, management and manufacture of world class detection and screening technology for the aviation, ports and borders, urban security and defense end use markets,...
Female genital mutilation/cutting is a federal crime. Anyone who has information about an individual who is suspected of assisting in this crime is urged to call the toll-free ICE tip line at (866) 347-2423 or complete the ICE online tip form or the FBI online tip form. Any involvement in committing this crime is a serious human rights violation which may result in imprisonment and potential removal from the U.S. (Image courtesy of ICE and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA).

ICE HSI Continues Fight to End Female Genital Mutilation (FMG)

Special agents with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), Human Rights Violators and War Crimes Unit (HRVWCU), which was recognized in the 2018 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards...
Abdul-Majeed Marouf Ahmed Alani has been charged with "willfully damaging, destroying, disabling, or wrecking an aircraft, and attempting to do so," for sabotaging an aircraft after he obstructed a plane's navigation system, using a styrofoam material and super glue to block a port leading to part of the flight's data system, prompting the crew to abort takeoff.

American Airlines Mechanic Accused of Sabotaging Flight (Multi-Video)

September 6, 2019 – In Breaking News – CNN A mechanic for American Airlines was arrested Thursday and accused of trying to sabotage a commercial airliner shortly before it was set to...

Fake Goods, Real Dangers: IPR Center Reports $1.4B in Counterfeit Seizures

The National Intellectual Property Rights Coordination Center (IPR Center) is reviewing an annual report on the number of IPR seizures which has raised the total estimated manufacturer’s suggested retail price (MSRP)...
New CT baggage-screening devices can remove the need for passengers to remove both large electronic devices and liquids in their bags as they pass through security, reducing stress at the start of a journey and contributes to a more enjoyable passenger experience.

Smiths Detection CT Boosts Security & Improved Passenger Experience

Airport security can often be a frustrating and anxiety-inducing experience for travelers. While 57% of passengers feel uncomfortable with the removal of personal items from bags, 48% would prefer not to be...

Liteye C-AUDS Counter-UAS a New Competitor in 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

Liteye Systems, a world leader and technology solutions provider of military and commercial Counter Unmanned Aerial Systems (CUAS), is proud to announce the company's C-AUDS, (Containerized Anti-Unmanned Defense Systems) has been...
NICE’s advanced solutions will provide FAA with capabilities that enable faster incident response and provide greater visibility into incident data helping improve transportation safety

NICE to Modernize FAA Incident Debriefing in Over 770 Sites Globally

Every day the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) Air Traffic Organization provides service to more than 44,000 flights and 2.7 million airline passengers across more than 29 million square miles of airspace. To...
Drones have emerged as an important and effective tool in responding to emergencies and disasters and NYS DHSES, like many government agencies across the country, has developed a program to use drones for public safety/emergency response purposes. (Courtesy of YouTube)

NYS DHSES UAS Training Program Competes in 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

The New York State (NYS) Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services (DHSES) is pleased to announce the New York State Unmanned Aircraft Systems/Drone Training Program has been nominated to compete...