AMO Long Beach Marine Unit agents and partners responded to a maritime smuggling event at Mother’s Beach, Alamitos Bay, Long Beach, CA. AMO agents and OFO partners apprehended 10 undocumented non-citizens. (Courtesy of CBP)

San Diego CBP AMO Disrupt Eight Maritime Smuggling Events in 4 Days

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Air and Marine Operations (AMO) San Diego Air and Marine Branch crews worked with law enforcement partners to disrupt eight maritime smuggling events in the Southern California...
Use of facial recognition technology has benefited Americans in countless but underpublicized ways – helping law enforcement find missing children, fight human trafficking, find dangerous criminals and bring sexual predators to justice. At the same time, the technology allows individuals to quickly and conveniently prove their identity to enter a venue, board a plane, perform online transactions and seamlessly access personalized experiences. (Courtesy of SIA)

Security Industry Association (SIA) Opposes US Biometric Legislation

The Security Industry Association (SIA) – a leading trade association representing security solutions providers stands in strong opposition to the Facial Recognition and Biometric Technology Moratorium Act, originally introduced in 2020 and...
Evolv Technology is the world’s leading provider of AI touchless security screening systems to enhance safety without sacrificing the visitor, student and employee experience.

Evolv Added to Motorola Solutions to Alert Security of Hidden Weapons

Motorola Solutions has added Concealed Weapon Detection (CWD) to its video security and analytics portfolio, through an agreement with the 2020 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Award Winner for Best Weapons Detection Solution...
Courtesy of ICE and Twitter

Drug Trafficking Networks Recruiting Smugglers on Facebook, Social Media

Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), which has been nominated in the 2021 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, and U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations (OFO), have identified an increased...

Travel 2021: Staying Safe on the Road

Guest Editorial By Molly Barnes, Digital Nomad Life We’re in a transitional period when it comes to travel. On the one hand, the virus is still out there, and the CDC is...
Evolv Technology is the world’s leading provider of AI touchless security screening systems to enhance safety without sacrificing the visitor, student and employee experience.

‘ASTORS’ Award Winner Evolv Wins U.S. Air Force Award Contract

Evolv Technology, the 2020 Platinum 'ASTORS' Award Winner for Best Weapons Detection Solution, has been awarded a contract with the U. S. Air Force to identify opportunities to strengthen national safety...
Going dramatically beyond other available solutions with truly innovative capabilities integrated into one platform, the Mission Secure Platform is the first integrated cyber-protection platform for complete visibility, segmentation, protection, and patented signal-integrity monitoring.

Mission Secure is Newest Competitor in 2021 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program

Mission Secure, an industry leader in Operational Technology (OT) cybersecurity, is pleased to announce the company's program has been nominated to compete in the 2021 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program. The Mission...
Jose Mardoqueo Ortiz Morales is the fourth ex-Guatemalan soldier deported by U.S. authorities since 2010, as soldiers in a special army unit accused of participating in the killing of more than 200 people in the village of Las Dos Erres in 1982. (Courtesy of ICE)

ICE Removes Guatemalan in Conn-ection with 1982 Dos Erres Massacre

A man was wanted in his native country for his role in the killing of hundreds of innocent civilians in Dos Erres, Guatemala, in 1982, was turned over by U.S. Immigration...
Learn how TSA agents can benefit by the use of two-way radio accessories to effectively handle situations and communicate easier.

How Communication Can Help TSA Agents

Guest Editorial by Taylor Thomas, Marketing Specialist at Waveband Communications and First Source Wireless TSA is the Transportation Security Administration, an agency of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. This administration was...
At border crossings along the California/Mexico border, U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials have seen an increase in the number of non-citizens attempting to enter the U.S. despite their not having any legal status needed to do so. (Courtesy of CBP)

MS-13 & Violent Gang Members Exploit Migrant Wave to Cross into US

May 1, 2021 – In Breaking News – NEW YORK POST Members of MS-13 and other gangs are slipping across the southern border, hidden in the waves of thousands of Mexican and...