Updates

U.S. Department of Homeland Security Completes Environmental Review for the National Biodefense Analysis and Countermeasures Center

The NBACC facility, managed by Homeland Security's Science & Technology directorate, will strengthen America's ability to defend against biological terrorism by addressing the need for scientific research to better anticipate, prevent, and mitigate the co

BAE SYSTEMS LAUNCHES NEW UNCOOLED INFRARED CAMERA

first environmentally qualified, uncooled 640x480 infrared camera designed for day and night surveillance and general imaging applications

BAE SYSTEMS TO SUPPORT FBI NETWORK OPERATIONS

As prime contractor, BAE Systems will provide technical resources to support FBI engineering and implementation efforts covering operational networks to include servers, email, and router switches.

Hazmat Threat Assessment Program - Background Checks Now Required for Hazmat Truck Drivers

Transportation Security Administration (TSA) now requires the collection of biographical information and fingerprints from applicants who wish to obtain a new Hazardous Materials Endorsement (HME) on their state-issued Commercial Driver's License (CDL).

Jacksonville International Airport To Receive an Explosives Trace Detection Portal

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) today announced that Jacksonville International Airport will begin using an explosives trace portal machine to screen passengers starting today.

National Response Plan

The National Response Plan establishes a comprehensive all-hazards approach to enhance the ability of the United States to manage domestic incidents.

Securing the Global Supply Chain

Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT) Strategic Plan

HAZMATCAD Plus HOMELAND SECURITY TECHNOLOGY VERIFICATION TESTING COMPLETED

comprehensive CWA and TIC (toxic industrial chemical) testing was conducted for the EPAs Environmental Technology Verification Program

U.S. Department of Homeland Security and Homeownership Alliance Release Emergency Preparedness Guide for Homeowners

"The Emergency Preparedness Guide gives homeowners practical measures they can take now to prepare themselves, their families, and their homes for any possible emergencies," said Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge.

Homeland Security Announces Plans to Test Radio Frequency Technology at Land Borders

The optimal technology will allow for a unique and automatic identifier issued to pedestrians and visitors crossing in vehicles. The benefits of deploying RF technology at the land border allows for the automatic recording of visitors arrival and depart