In 2017 there were more than 900 cases of international kidnapping of children across 59 countries reported to the U.S. Department of State’s Office of Children’s Issues. Law enforcement agencies play a critical role in the prevention and resolution of international parental kidnapping.

OJJDP New Int’l Child Kidnapping Guide for Law Enforce & Resources

The Office of Justice Programs’ Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) has published new guidelines to help law enforcement prevent and respond to cases of international kidnapping of a...
Active shooter and other emergency situations are something the city prepares for, conducting practice drills every three to six months. One such drill recently provided an opportunity for staff to interact with local police and fire personnel who are most likely to respond during an incident. Public and private partnerships like this better prepare the City of Downey to assist its residents. (Courtesy of the Downey Police Dept and Facebook)

Shots Fired at Kaiser Hospital? Suspect in Custody (Multi-Video)

By Tracy Bloom, Chip Yost, Steve Kuzj and Mark Kono, KTLA5 A suspect has been arrested after allegedly firing shots in the Kaiser Permanente Medical Center in Downey Tuesday, in an incident that...
Morpho OneLook Capturing two biometrics with only one look. Morpho OneLook by IDEMIA offers a new approach to capture and identify a person through a single, easy-to-use, at-a-distance biometric capture device.

IDEMIA Excels in S&T Biometric Tech Rally with OneLook Face/Iris System

Balancing speed and security at checkpoints, like airports, is essential to ensuring safe, reliable travel. Many of these checkpoints are increasingly using biometric technology to improve speed and reliability, and while recent...
Based on CT imaging technology, the DETECT™ 1000 is a powerful lens with which to see and identify smaller and more advanced threats than ever before, eliminating the burden of removing laptops and liquids from bags.

TSA Orders New CT Checkpoint Baggage Screening Systems (Video)

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has awarded a contract option, valued at approximately $2.8 million under the TSA Accessible Property Screening System (APSS) program, to Integrated Defense and Security Solutions (IDSS). Under the option exercise,...
The Eagle MVSS from Tactical Micro, featuring PureActiv Video Analytics from PureTech, consists of a complete mobile surveillance platform to aid US Border Patrol agents to track and identify Items of Interest (IOI) along the US southwest border.

PureActiv Video Analytics to Aid CBP in Mobile Video Surveillance Solution

The Department of Homeland Security's Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is taking delivery of multiple mobile versions of the PureActiv wide area video surveillance software suite, from PureTech Systems, a competitor in the 2018...
Resolve’s through-barrier capability removes the need to open containers - hazards remain contained & evidence is preserved - enabling response teams to identify container contents early in an operation, prior to escalation.

UK Border Force Deploys Resolve Handheld HAZMAT Detection System

The UK Border Force is now using the Resolve handheld Raman system, a Gold Award Winner in the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, from Agilent Technologies. Providing a revolutionary new capability...
The Stiletto/Thunderstorm project is looking for new ways of detection, tracking and identification of swimmers and divers in a port or harbor.

Seeking Harbor/Port Security Techs to Detect & Track Swimmers & Divers

By John Keller, Military & Aerospace Electronics U.S. military researchers are reaching out to industry to find relative mature harbor and port security technologies able to detect and track swimmers and divers violating security perimeters in...
Homeland Security Investigations and Border Patrol agents have discovered a 590 feet long and 22 feet deep cross-border tunnel under a vacant Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant in San Luis, Arizona, used to smuggle drugs via a rope system. (Courtesy of Homeland Security Investigations, Yuma Border Patrol and YouTube)

Feds Find US/Mexico Drug Tunnel Below Old KFC (Learn More, Videos)

By Astrid Galvan, Associated Press and Albuquerque Journal Federal authorities have discovered a sophisticated drug-smuggling tunnel that went from a home in Mexico to an abandoned fast-food restaurant in Arizona. The Homeland Security...
Former Bosnian Army soldier Edin Dzeko was jailed for 13 years over the killings of six Croat fighters and a civilian couple in the village of Trusina near Konjic in 1993. Anyone with info on foreign nationals or naturalized U.S. citizens suspected of engaging in human rights abuses or war crimes are asked to call the ICE tip line at 1-866-DHS-2-ICE.  Callers may remain anonymous.

DOJ Secures Denaturalization of Convicted Bosnian War Criminal

On August 15, Judge Thomas F. Hogan of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia entered an order that revoked the naturalized U.S. citizenship of a convicted war criminal. The...
Jakiw Palij

Former Nazi Labor Camp Guard Removed to Germany (Multi-Video)

Jakiw Palij, a former Nazi labor camp guard in German-occupied Poland and a postwar resident of Queens, New York, has been removed by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to Germany. The...