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Mon, 2016-08-15 03:00 AM
In a wide-ranging discussion that covered successful border security initiatives, new directions and needs for improvement in border security management in the European Union, including comparisons...
Wed, 2016-08-10 03:00 AM

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CAMBRIDGE, MA Aug. 9, 2016 Basis Technology, the leader in multilingual text analytics, announced today that Toshiba Corp. will use Basis Technology's Rosette® name matching capability in Toshiba's...
Wed, 2016-07-27 08:00 AM

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WASHINGTON July 26, 2016 Over the past year, the United States has taken a series of steps to address the ongoing humanitarian challenges in Central America, particularly for the many vulnerable...
Wed, 2016-07-20 09:48 AM
PHOENIX PureTech Systems Inc., a leading manufacturer of a map-based video management system and thermal video analytic software, today announced that it has integrated its PureActiv® wide area...
Wed, 2016-07-20 09:39 AM

Udall

WASHINGTON - Today, U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich announced more than $10.4 million to support border security and emergency preparedness in New Mexico. The grants were awarded through...
Wed, 2016-07-06 07:00 AM
PHOENIX, AZ June 30, 2016 GlobalTranz, a leading Arizona freight brokerage and advanced logistics software firm announced today that they are now certified members of CargoNet. This announcement...
Tue, 2016-07-05 06:37 AM
MASSENA, NY U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations, hosted area media for a demonstration of the new Virtual Training simulator system on June 29. The system consists of a...
Wed, 2016-06-29 10:45 AM
COLUMBUS, OH June 28, 2016 To advance the world’s largest trading relationship, an actionable set of deliverables was agreed to by business, policy, and political leaders from Canada and the U.S. at...
Thu, 2016-06-23 07:00 AM

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WASHINGTON, June 22, 2016 On Monday, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) issued its highly-anticipated call to industry to share solutions for the Biometric Exit Program. The Request for...
Thu, 2016-06-23 07:00 AM
June 20, 2016 EU citizens aged 18 years and above, holding an Electronic Passport and flying out or into the Schengen area will be using 9 Automated Border Control eGates to cross the border at the...
Wed, 2016-06-22 07:30 AM
BILLERICA, MA June 21, 2016 American Science and Engineering, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASEI) (“AS&E” or the “Company”), a leading worldwide supplier of innovative X-ray inspection solutions, today announced...
Fri, 2016-06-17 07:00 AM
LONDON June 16, 2016 IFSEC International, organized by UBM EMEA, have today announced the introduction in 2017 of the new Borders & Infrastructure Exhibition area, directly focusing on large...

Commentary and Opinions

As the first patient to be diagnosed with Ebola in the United States is currently being treated at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas, the Healthcare Coalition for Emergency Preparedness (HCEP) remains concerned about conflicting Ebola medical waste regulations and confusion over regulations and proper procedures at hospitals across the U.S. Despite the U.S.
The American Immigration Council, the American Civil Liberties Union National Immigration Project of the National Lawyers Guild, and the National Immigration Law Center have sued the federal government to challenge its policies denying a fair deportation process to mothers and children who have fled extreme violence, death threats, rape, and persecution in Central America and come to the United States seeking safety.nike outlet orlando fl
The District of Columbia Council uncovered a serious homeland security flaw this week that should raise red flags for mayors and town managers around the country. In the nation's capitol, local transportation officials aren't conducting oversight over CSX and the goods it transports through the city. Similarly, officials are unfamiliar with the rail carrier's security policies. DC transportation officials, as traditionally classified by the federal government, aren't rail stakeholders with a need to know this information.
Editor’s note: In this article Denise Rucker Krepp, former Special Counsel to DOT General Counsel, Senior Counsel on the House Homeland Security Committee, and author of the 9/11 Act rail provisions, gives state, local officials a simple piece of advice regarding NDAs they signed with railroad companies regarding transportation of Bakken crude oil: Tear them up. They’re against the law.
Meeting the performance needs of the next generation of radar systems that will be deployed by the military is spurring the development of more efficient and sensitive hardware components to go along with the rapid advances in signal processing techniques and bandwidth.The military uses radar for many purposes, including guiding missiles to targets, directing the firing of weapon systems, and providing long-distance surveillance and navigation information.
 

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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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