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Tue, 2016-03-01 05:57 PM
U.S. Customs and Border Protection today announced additional enhancements to the Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA), as part of the continued implementation of the Visa Waiver Program...
Tue, 2016-03-01 05:51 PM

Ronald Vitiello, acting chief, Border Patrol

By Steve Bittenbender The number of people apprehended by U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials dropped by nearly 30 percent last year, and officials with the agency hailed that drop as a sign...
Tue, 2016-02-23 10:19 AM
Washington, DC, February 2 - Border Security Expo (April 13-15, San Antonio, TX) is organizing an outdoor Demo Day for the first time as part of their exhibition, bringing a new platform and...
Tue, 2016-02-02 02:00 PM
The Immigrant Investor Program, also known as “EB-5,” has become an increasingly important source of investment for development projects in the United States, attracting billions of dollars to the U....
Mon, 2016-01-25 03:34 PM
By Joshua Breisblatt
Sun, 2016-01-24 08:21 PM
GSN is pleased to announce that its 2015 Digital Yearbook of Awards Winners has been released to the entire database of the company’s print, digital and newsletter subscribers. The Yearbook covers...
Tue, 2016-01-19 10:48 AM

Jeh Johnson, DHS

January 4, 2016 -- As I have said repeatedly, our borders are not open to illegal migration; if you come here illegally, we will send you back consistent with our laws and values.
Tue, 2016-01-05 07:05 PM
Washington, DC, December 24 - Late last night, The Washington Post broke the news that the Obama Administration is considering plans to begin fugitive-operation round-ups of Central...
Sun, 2016-01-03 11:09 AM

Jeh Johnson, DHS

Washington, DC, December 22 - Today, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) released its end of Fiscal Year (FY) 2015 statistics which reflect the Department’s immigration enforcement efforts that...
Wed, 2015-12-23 09:23 AM
San Antonio, TX, December 17 - A Mexican man, who is wanted in his native country for aggravated homicide, was deported Thursday by officers with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE)...
Thu, 2015-12-10 11:16 AM
Washington, DC, December 3 - The Washington Homeland Security Roundtable (WHSR) presented the 2015 Industry Engagement and Innovation Awards to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the...

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From emptying classified trash in the Pentagon to providing state-of-the-art security monitoring for America’s most important military installations, private sector contractors are instrumental to securing the nation’s most precious resources -- our sons and daughters.
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In a letter addressed to Dr. Margaret Chan, director general of the World Health Organization (WHO), AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), the largest AIDS nonprofit organization in the U.S.
As we enter into the new fiscal year, three trends are going to be on the minds of every IT leader in Washington, D.C. And -- no big surprise -- they all revolve around Big Data. Those three crucial initiatives that will top the government enterprise priority list in 2015 are application rationalization, virtualization and cyber security.
With security awareness, threat assessment, and risk analysis extending into new areas like international traveler health screening, vigilance at the doors of elementary schools, and intensified subway passenger safety, it’s important for government security professionals everywhere to keep their knowledge and credentials continuously up-to-date.
 

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Lehi, UT, January 5 - Converus, Utah technology start-up, says its new lie detection technology called "EyeDetect" is what the U.S. government needs to screen Syrian...

Westford, MA, December 10 – Tyco Security Products introduces the new Illustra Pro 2 megapixel 30x PTZ camera, offering a powerful 30x optical z...

San Diego – CohuHD Costar is proud to introduce the first in the RISE series of high-performance video cameras - the RISE 4260HD PTZ camera.  Designed and built using the l...

HySecurity’s HydraWedge SM50 and StrongArm M30 made a huge splash among the 30,000 ASIS security show attendees at the Anaheim Convention Center in September. ...

Greenville, RI and Uden, The Netherlands, October 27 - Videology announces a new CCD based camera board with 960 horizontal pixels, model 2XK17X.  Alrea...

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Establishing the first line of defense between a facility and a threat on its perimeter, the guard station can also define the image of a facility. Here are twelve questions to ask before specifying a guard booth.

 

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