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Tue, 2016-10-04 10:32 PM
By Steve BittenbenderEditor, Government Security NewsAs Hurricane Matthew continues to wreak havoc in the Caribbean, officials in the United States are taking steps to protect their communities as...
Tue, 2016-10-04 04:03 PM
NORFOLK, VA Sept. 30, 2016 Norfolk Southern Corporation's (NYSE: NSC) safety train rolled into Greenville, S.C., this week, hosting 213 area emergency responders who received advanced training in...
Tue, 2016-10-04 04:45 AM
QUEENS, NY Sept. 30, 2016 Rosco made their way to Indianapolis last week for the annual BusCon Expo to display the latest enhancements in vehicle safety technology. Rosco featured many well-known...
Wed, 2016-09-21 05:21 AM
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The American Public Transportation Association (APTA) awarded the individual and organizational winners of the 2016 APTA Awards September 13 in Los Angeles, CA during the APTA 2016 Annual Meeting....
Mon, 2016-09-19 11:55 PM

Rahami

By Steve BittenbenderEditor, Government Security NewsFederal authorities announced Monday they apprehended a suspect in the explosion that rocked New York’s Chelsea district Saturday night.Ahmad Khan...
Mon, 2016-09-19 11:49 PM

McAuliffe

Sept. 19, 2016 Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today that $5.7 million in federal funds will be awarded for 99 projects to enhance emergency preparedness and security throughout the Commonwealth....
Mon, 2016-09-19 11:39 PM

O'Neill

Sept. 19, 2016 James P. O’Neill was appointed the 43rd police commissioner of the City of New York by Mayor Bill de Blasio in September 2016. He had served previously as chief of department, the NYPD...
Mon, 2016-09-19 05:59 AM
Sept. 18, 2016 Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today directed the State Police and National Guard to deploy an additional 1,000 uniformed officers out of an abundance of caution to high-profile locations...
Fri, 2016-09-16 04:19 AM
BATAVIA, IL Sept. 15, 2016 The American School Bus Council (ASBC), a coalition of public and private transportation providers, school bus manufacturers and state officials responsible for pupil...
Tue, 2016-09-13 02:46 PM
LOS ANGELES Sept. 13, 2016 (American Public Transportation Association Annual Meeting) -- SmartDrive Systems, a leader in video-based solutions that reduce risk, improve safety and support transit...
Wed, 2016-09-07 03:22 AM
OLYMPIA, WA Washingtonians were made a little safer today when the state adopted a rule requiring facilities that receive crude oil by rail to notify the Washington Department of Ecology in advance....
Wed, 2016-09-07 03:16 AM

Rep. Sanchez

A major safety improvement to a South Los Angeles County railroad crossing at the intersection of Rosecrans and Marquardt Avenues was announced today by the Los Angeles County Metropolitan...

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The law firm representing ten families -- nine of whom lost family members in the Sandy Hook shooting, along with a teacher who was shot multiple times but survived -- has said they have initiated a lawsuit against the manufacturer, distributor, and seller of the Bushmaster AR-15 rifle used in the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School on December 14, 2012. The lawsuit alleges negligence and wrongful death.
Using data from 4,000 U.S. armed services personnel, a forensic anatomist has found that people are more easily and accurately identified by their body measurements than their facial features -- even through clothing.Teghan Lucas, University of Adelaide PhD student, says that “body recognition,” using just eight measurements, can reduce the chance of finding someone with duplicate measurements to one in a quintillion.
With more than 10 million purported attempts to break into Pentagon systems and servers each day, it was not surprising when the White House confirmed that individuals thought to be working for the Russian government attempted to hack its servers.
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.
From September until January, Monday evenings find living rooms across America filled with armchair quarterbacks. During pre-game shows and post-game analyses, experts and amateurs alike discuss the retreat and progress of their favorite teams. Even fantasy leagues abound to test players’ strategic and tactical prowess on the gridiron.
 

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Sarnia, ON, December 16 - A research collaboration between Lambton College's Bluewater Technology Access Centre (BTAC) and Lamperd Less Lethal, Inc. has led to the su...

Westford, MA, December 17 - Tyco Security Products introduces the integration of IdentyTech™ fingerprint readers with Software House’s C•CURE 9000 security and event management...

Ridgefield Park, NJ, December 7 - DVTEL, which was recently acquired by FLIR, is excited to announce the next generation Ariel dome  and bullet cameras set a new standard o...

Carlsbad, CA - November 17 - Nortek Security & Control, LLC, a leader in security and access control solutions, today introduced the Linear ProControl™ embed...

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. ...