Javier Arnoldo Ceron Gomez, 21, one of several MS-13 gang members sought in the assassination of Salvadoran prosecutor Andres Ernesto Oliva Tejada, a prosecuting attorney in the homicide unit of the Salvadoran Attorney General’s Office, was repatriated on board a charter flight coordinated by ERO’s Air Operations Unit, and turned over to top-level Salvadoran judicial and immigration officials.

What are “High-Profile Removals” (HPR)?

By ICE Since U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) was established in March 2003, the agency has removed hundreds of thousands of aliens, some of whom fall under the category of high-profile...
DETECTACHEM

DetectaChem Creates First Mass Market COVID-19 Smartphone Test Kit

DetectaChem, a global leader in innovative portable detection technologies, and Multiple Award Winner in the 2019 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is preparing to launch a ground-breaking new smartphone-based COVID-19 (Coronavirus)...

TSi Acquires Orolia’s Satellite Search and Rescue Business

Orolia, a Double Platinum Award Winner in the 2019 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, has announced that the company's Global Satellite Search and Rescue (SAR) business, has been acquired by Techno-Sciences,...
Kevin Schmidt, Vice President of Government Relations for Smiths Group

Smiths VP of Gov’t Relations Re-Elected to Security Mfrs Coalition

Smiths Detection, a Platinum Award Winner in the 2019 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, has announced that Kevin Schmidt, Vice President of Government Relations for Smiths Group, was re-elected as Chairman of the Security...
Heathrow is to begin temperature screening of passengers, several weeks after the measure was deployed by many other airports around the world. CEO says a global standard for screening is crucial to restoring consumer confidence. (Courtesy of Heathrow/PA)

COVID-19 Detection Trials Landing at Heathrow (Learn More, Multi-Video)

Heathrow CEO, John Holland-Kaye informed the House of Commons Transport Committee that the airport is to trial technologies and processes which could form the basis of a Common International Standard for...

HSI Launches Operation Stolen Promise to Combat COVID-19 Fraud

COVID-19 has brought much of the world to a halt, while social distancing and other preventive measures have become the new normal for society. The disease is currently affecting approximately 195 countries...
(Courtesy of the TSA)

How to Safely Travel During the COVID-19 Pandemic (Multi-Video)

By the TSA The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) understands that the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) is on the minds of travelers and the general public. We continue to work with the Centers for Disease Control and...

Early Entry Discount for 2020 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Ends April 30th

The 2020 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program Early Entry Discount period closes on April 30, 2020, so get your Nominations in Today to take advantage of this exclusive opportunity! American Security Today,...

CDC Extends No Sail Order for All Cruise Ships

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced today the extension of a No Sail Order for all cruise ships, in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. “We are working with...

Quantum Awarded US Homeland Security Contract for Border Patrol

Quantum Technology Sciences, a subsidary of Geospace Technologies, has been awarded a $10M contract to provide a technology solution to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), under a new contract for...