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Wed, 2016-12-21 09:54 AM

Wiedefeld

The following are prepared remarks by Metro General Manager/CEO Paul J. Wiedefeld for the Metro Board Safety Committee meeting of Thursday, December 15, 2016:"I want to update the Committee on the...
Thu, 2016-12-15 05:49 AM

Maymi

BROOKLYN Dec. 9, 2016 When electronic voting machines came into use in the early 1990s, they made voting cheaper, easier, and more accessible to the electorate, but few programmers gave thought to...
Tue, 2016-12-13 06:21 AM

Shabtai

PARAMUS, NJ Dec. 12, 2016 Qognify, the leader in big data solutions for physical security and operations, has announced the successful implementation of its market-leading Smart and Safe City...
Fri, 2016-12-02 09:33 AM
NEW YORK Dec. 1, 2016 The 2016 Atlantic hurricane season concluded yesterday with 15 named storms generating seven hurricanes, three of which were considered major ones, according to the Insurance...
Wed, 2016-11-30 10:23 AM

Miller

By Steve BittenbenderEditor, Government Security NewsAt least three people died and at least 14 more suffered injuries as a result of wildfires that swept through a popular tourist area in eastern...
Wed, 2016-11-30 08:31 AM
SAN FRANCISCO Nov. 28, 2016 Updated 5:22 p.m., Monday, Nov. 28:Thank you for your attention and patience as we restore our office computers from this weekend’s ransomware attack. We want to provide...
Tue, 2016-11-29 07:53 AM

Frieden

ATLANTA Nov. 28, 2016 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has been informed by Texas health officials that Zika virus infection has been diagnosed in a resident of Brownsville, Texas...
Tue, 2016-11-08 11:14 AM
By Steve BittenbenderEditor, Government Security NewsPhiladelphia’s commuter headache appears to be over, now that the Southeast Pennsylvania Transportation Authority and the union representing the...
Tue, 2016-11-08 11:02 AM

Shabtai

PARAMUS, NJ Nov. 7, 2016 Qognify, formerly NICE Security, today announced that Denver Regional Transportation Security Program has been awarded Security Technology Executive Magazine's (STE) top...
Tue, 2016-11-08 10:56 AM

Hyman

WEST CALDWELL, NJ Nov. 7, 2016 Community Education Centers, Inc. (CEC) announced today the award of a contract for operation and management of the Reagan County Jail located in Big Lake, Texas. The...
Fri, 2016-11-04 08:33 AM
By James Scott, Sr. Fellow, ICIT and Drew Spaniel, Fellow, ICIT‘Clunky as Heck’ and Security via Obscurity Create Only an Illusion of Secure Elections“Election Officials, consider your voting...
Fri, 2016-11-04 08:21 AM
Louisville Metro Government began late last month installing locally created, low-cost wireless smoke detectors in vacant and abandoned properties, in an innovative way to reduce fire risk.The city’s...

Commentary and Opinions

Governor Jerry Brown (D-CA) has signed urgently needed legislation aimed at increasing safety and services -- and decreasing violence and assaults -- in California’s five state hospitals, according to the Safety Now Coalition, a coalition of workers in California's Department of Mental Health Hospitals.
Unfortunately, none of us has any trouble imagining a security breach. Breaches are so frequent these days, so fast and so clever, that seemingly out of nowhere we could find critical infrastructure threatened, networks at risk, markets in danger.
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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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. ...