The AeroVironment Puma 3 AE is a fully man-portable UAS is easy to transport, deploy and operate, and can be launched from anywhere, at any time, requiring no additional infrastructure, such as runways or launch devices. (Courtesy of AeroVironment)

AeroVironment Receives $5.25M Contract for US Border Patrol

AeroVironment has received a $5,254,912 firm fixed-price contract award for PumaTM 3 AE systems and support equipment on August 8, 2019 for the U.S. Border Patrol (USBP), which has been nominated in the...

LiteEye SHIELD Launched: New Next-Generation of Counter UAS Defense

Liteye Systems, a Double Platinum Award Winner in the 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program for Best Critical Infrastructure Protection Solution and Best Intrusion Detection & Prevention Solution, has launched the new Liteye SHIELD,...

FLIR Fido X2 in AST Homeland Security Awards (Video)

Historically, defense and homeland security agencies have been the primary users of trace explosives detection technology. However, as illustrated by recent events, the threat of violent extremism extends beyond battlefields and mass...

Magal Wins $8.5M Order for New Border Protection Solutions (Video)

Magal Security Systems has won a series of purchase orders amounting to over $8.5 million, which are expected to be delivered throughout 2017. The orders include the supply, integration and support of new...

SDSW Introduces the GIL-2001-2DLV (See in Action, Multi-Video)

In today’s world terrorists are plotting to kill Americans in any way they can.  It is up to us to stop them in the most effective manner possible.  The GIL-2001-2DLV can...

OSI Systems to Acquire Explosive Trace Detect Business from Smiths

OSI Systems, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the global explosive trace detection (ETD) business from Smiths Group plc for $75.5 million in cash, subject to certain adjustments as of the closing...

Sharp INTELLOS A-UGV in ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards (Video)

Sharp Electronics Corporation is pleased to announce that the Sharp INTELLOS Automated Unmanned Ground Vehicle (A-UGV) has been nominated in the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards competition. The Sharp INTELLOS™ A-UGV is a multi-terrain, mobile sensor,...

OSI Wins $21M Z Portal Screening Award from CBP (Multi-Video)

OSI Systems' Security division has received a delivery order valued at approximately $21 million from U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to provide Z Portal® cargo and vehicle screening systems. Threats and Contraband - Stopped...
All of the Firearms Pictured Here, Plus Two Sword Canes & More Were Discovered Over the Last Week. See complete lists below.

TSA Finds 86 Firearms in Carryon Bags Last Week (Learn More, Videos)

Transportation Security Administration (TSA) agents discovered 86 firearms over the last week in carry-on bags around the nation. Of the 86 firearms discovered, 73 were loaded and 24 had a round chambered. Travelers bringing firearms to the checkpoint can be arrested...
The expanding threat of mass casualty events is top priority for security and counterterrorism leaders. Soft targets ranging from stadiums to theme parks, concert venues to casinos, and transportation centers to government facilities have an immediate need for a new security solution. Featuring highly effective ferromagnetic detection (FMDS) technology, Proscreen 900 has been designed to explicitly focus on screening for large, mass casualty threats in perimeter locations. Proscreen 900 screens head-to-toe with high throughput efficiency.

Metrasens Wins Prestigious Queen’s Award for Second Consecutive Year

Metrasens, a leading provider of advanced magnetic detection technologies and the Platinum Award Winner in the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program  for Best Cell Phone Detection Solution, has been honored as a winner of...