Tammy Waitt, AST Editorial Director, Inspector Akrum Ghadban, Royal Canadian Mounted Police Dog Service Training Centre, and Dr. Kathleen Kiernan, Founder & CEO, Kieran Group Holdings and SameShield

RCMP Wins ‘ASTORS’ Award for Fentanyl Dog Training (Multi-Video)

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police's Police Dog Service Training Centre (PDSTC) was honored at the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards ceremony in New York for its innovation in the fight against illicit...
Officials from the Port of Entry People Screening Program (POE-PS) have revealed more details about how biometrics are being used in Customs and Border Protection (CBP) entry/exit operations at airports.

CBP Deploying More Biometrics in Airports (Learn More, Multi-Video)

World events over the last decade, and even within this last year, have shown that airports are an attractive target to terrorists. At the same time, the number of international air...

NextGen in the NEC to Have Positive Ripple Effect (Learn More, Videos)

Improvements in a congested region of US airspace will have a positive ripple effect says Teri Bristol, Chief operating officer of the Federal Aviation Administration's Air Traffic organization. As Chief Operating Officer...
HESCO Armor: READY WHEN YOU ARE BALLISTIC RESISTANT ARMOR American-made, thinner, lighter and concealable ballistic resistant body plates

US CBP Agents Protected by HESCO ARMOR (Learn More, Multi-Video)

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has selected HESCO Hard Armor plates for equipping and protecting their officer's to meet their unique operational requirements. The five-year, Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (ID/IQ) contract with...
Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Elaine Duke testified Thursday before the House Committee on Homeland Security for a hearing on World Wide Threats: Keeping America Secure in the New Age of Terror. (Image courtesy of Greg Kahn, The Atlantic)

Keeping America Secure in the New Age of Terror (Learn More, Videos)

Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Elaine Duke, and FBI Director Christopher Wray, testified Thursday before the House Committee on Homeland Security for a hearing on World Wide Threats: Keeping America Secure in...
Special Agent In Charge Emmerson Buie, Jr.

FBI Seeks Publics Aid with Billboard Campaign, Reward (Please Help)

Emmerson Buie, Jr., special agent in charge of the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s El Paso Division, has announced a new digital billboard campaign. The campaign highlights an FBI reward of up to $45,000...
CBP's Air and Marine Operations mission is to serve and protect the American people. (Image courtesy of CBP)

CBP Hires Student Pilots as Solution to Current Pilot Shortage (Multi-Video)

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Air and Marine Operations (AMO) has launched a new program to recruit students exclusively from the University of North Dakota (UND) for careers as airborne...
ICE HSI released a memo detailing what it believes to be DJI’s main targets

Homeland Security Claims DJI Drones are Spying for Chinese Gov’t (Video)

By Mallory Locklear, engadget A memo from the Los Angeles office of the Immigration and Customs Enforcement bureau (ICE) has been making the rounds and it states some pretty bold claims about drone-maker DJI. The...
CBP officers at the San Ysidro port of entry discovered 37 wrapped packages of methamphetamine concealed in the spare tire, quarter panels and seats of a Honda Civic.

CBP Officers Seize More than 6 Tons of Drugs in 24 Hrs (Multi-Video)

During a 24-hour period at ports of entry along the California border with Mexico, U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers seized a total of 12,215 pounds of narcotics valued at more...
Suspected San Francisco shooter Francisco Sanchez is pictured during an interview in jail and Kate Steinle is seen in an undated photo released by her family.

Kate Steinle’s Family Speaks: Jury Reaches Verdict (Multi-Video)

By John Diaz, San Francisco Chronicle As they awaited the verdict in the trial of Kate Steinle’s accused killer, her parents and brother had one overriding wish. It had nothing to do with...