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Mon, 2012-03-19 10:41 AM

Charlotte-Douglas opening

U.S. Customs and Border Protection held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to mark the opening of its Global Entry trusted traveler program at Charlotte-Douglas International Airport in North Carolina on...
Fri, 2012-03-16 01:04 PM

De La Cruz

A member of Mexico’s Gulf Cartel, who had been set to be released from a U.S. prison on previous assault and murder charges, was re-arrested by federal agents for trying to bribe an undercover agent...
Thu, 2012-03-15 05:15 PM

Pro-Watch
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Honeywell announced on March 15 a new training and certification program to help integrators become proficient with the company’s Pro-Watch Integration Kit, a software development kit designed to...
Wed, 2012-03-14 09:37 AM

Karnes County Civil Detention Center

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement has opened a civil detention center in south Texas that is the agency’s first facility designed and built specifically for its purpose – to house low-risk...
Tue, 2012-03-13 03:05 PM
Brivo Systems LLC, a provider of Software as a Service (SaaS) applications for security management, announced on March 13 that Laradon, a human services agency serving children and adults with...
Mon, 2012-03-12 05:45 PM
TSA plans to award a contract to a fingerprint vendor that can procure and deploy 230 fingerprint and photographing units to various field locations around the United States, so each year it can...
Mon, 2012-03-12 10:56 AM

Detroit Windsor tunnel

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the northern border crossing at the Detroit-Windsor Tunnel arrested a Somali man trying to cross into the U.S. using false identification documents. The...
Fri, 2012-03-09 09:13 AM

Lihu'e Airport

The Transportation Security Administration clarified rules concerning ice packs and empty bottles after an incident in Hawaii in which a woman was asked to fill empty bottles with her breast pump...
Fri, 2012-03-09 08:31 AM

Pico Rivera, CA

In what federal officials called one of the longest prison terms ever given to a crooked immigration consultant, a federal judge meted out an almost eight year prison sentence to Armando Garcia in...
Fri, 2012-03-09 07:54 AM
In light of Justice Department investigations of civil rights violations at some local police departments in the last few months, a coalition of immigration rights groups has asked an FBI policy...
Fri, 2012-03-09 07:23 AM

Reagan National

Active duty service members with a Common Access Card (CAC) will soon be eligible for TSA’s expedited Pre Check security program at Ronald Reagan National Airport in Washington, DC, said the...
Thu, 2012-03-08 11:11 AM

al Shabaab

A federal grand jury in Maryland formally indicted Craig Baxam, a former U.S. army cryptographer caught trying to sneak across the Kenyan border in January, to join terror group Al Shabaab in Somalia...

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Synaptics acquires Validity to enter fingerprint ID market
Synaptics Inc., of San Jose, CA, a supplier of human interface solutions, announced on October 9 that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Validity Sensors, Inc., also of San Jose, a provider of biometric fingerprint authentication solutions for smartphones, tablets and notebook PCs. With the acquisition of Validity, Synaptics expects...
HID Global expands its pivCLASS portfolio for government agencies
HID Global, a supplier of secure identity solutions, announced on September 30 that it has expanded its pivCLASS product portfolio with an extensive family of credential authentication solutions that enables customers to comply with government physical access control mandates.    The pivCLASS suite now incorporates a comprehensive family of...
Fingerprint Cards AB, of Sweden, buys key wireless patents
Fingerprint Cards (FPC), of Gothenburg, Sweden, has purchased key wireless patents from a world-leading patent holder and thereby strengthens its intellectual property rights portfolio significantly. The purchase of a patent portfolio consisting of more than 100 granted patents covering markets such as the U.S., Europe and Asia includes patents...
Ingram Micro appoints Paul Read as its president and chief operating officer
Ingram Micro Inc., a large wholesale technology distributor, announced on September 19 the appointment of Paul Read as its new president and chief operating officer, effective Sept. 30, 2013. Reporting directly to Alain Monie, chief executive officer at Ingram Micro, Read will be responsible for the worldwide IT distribution business and the...
Napco names Fred Villalba is new vice president, North America, for intrusion and fire
Napco Security Technologies, Inc., of Amityville, NY, has announced the recent appointment of Fred Villalba, as vice president of Napco North America intrusion and fire, reporting to Jorge Hevia, the company’s senior vice president of sales and marketing. Villalba comes to Napco with a varied background in corporate security management, spanning...
New asset tag from Elpas helps reduce laptop theft
Elpas, part of the security products business unit of Tyco, announced on August 15 the availability of its new, innovative Low Profile Asset Tag designed for security professionals who need to enhance laptop security when physical locking options are not feasible.  The Low Profile Asset Tag unifies traditional Electronic Article Surveillance (EAS...
Entrust and Radio IP integration secures connection across wired and wireless IP networks
Entrust Inc. and Radio IP are partnering to integrate industry-leading mobile VPN and user authentication solutions to provide secure, seamless mobile connectivity for police, fire, EMS, transport services and more.  A persistent network connection, while moving around cities, states and the country, is critical to the safety and success of mobile...
Napco detectors stand guard at national military park in Chattanooga, TN
This year marks the 150th anniversary of the U.S. Civil War’s Campaign for Chattanooga, TN. Besides an impressive array of authentic cannon, the modern Chickamauga National Military Park Visitor Center, in Fort Oglethorpe, GA, is guarded by Napco Dual Technology Detectors. These security devices are known for their stronghold, fighting false...
Detex offers door that can withstand 10,000 pounds of pull force
Detex Corp. offers new high-security life safety door hardware systems designed for retail. Installed on doors that require higher levels of security, these extra-tough hardware systems are scalable to provide the level of security that matches a retailer’s specific needs. Certain high-security and retail applications require a combination of...
SDK for iOS now available for AOptix Stratus
AOptix, a technology company that leverages optics to transform identity verification and wireless communications, has announced the general availability of its AOptix Stratus Client Software Development Kit (SDK) for iOS. AOptix Stratus is the first comprehensive mobile identity solution “Made for iPhone” delivering iris, fingerprint, voice and...

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