Updates

U.S. Department of Homeland Security Launches Office of Interoperability and Compatibility; Offers States and Locales Tools for Improving Public Safety Communications Interoperability

This office will ensure that Homeland Security is exercising its leadership role to bring local, state, and federal efforts together in a partnership that is essential to national progress on interoperability, said Secretary Ridge.

TSA Increases Level Of Electronic And Manual Explosives Searches At U.S. Airports

The enhancements are designed to strengthen checkpoint screening of passengers and carry-on baggage and are in line with a recent recommendation of the 9/11 Commission Report that all passengers selected for secondary screening be checked for explosives.

U.S. Army Awarded Total of $12M in FY05 Contracts to Markland Subsidiary EOIR Technologies Inc.

part of an ongoing NVESD Omnibus Contract. These funding awards are for EOIR to provide goods and services for the development of sensors and data collection platforms

Bulldog Develops New Revolutionary Miniature Cargo Based Tracking System

New Product Expected to Rapidly Draw Market Share from Legacy Satellite Tracking Systems

ObjectVideo Wins Second Award from DARPA to Further Develop Night Vision Video Surveillance Technologies

Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency awards ObjectVideo $750,000 with Phase II grant

Thermo Electron Launches Matrix MRDS(tm) Radiation Threat DetectionNetwork at U.S. Maritime Security Expo

Centralized Platform Provides Framework for Advanced Threat Detectionand Management; Technology Helps Government Organizations Better Protectand Serve Local Communities

RAE Systems and Vastera Show New Homeland Security Controls for Maritime Trade

Combined Offering Strengthens Ocean Shipping Security Initiatives through Integration of Wireless Cargo Container Sensing and Automated Global Trade Compliance

DHS Fact Sheet: An Overview of Americas Security Since 9/11

Whether by land, sea, or air, it is now substantially more difficult for terrorists to enter the United States; homeland security professionals are sharing information like never before; and Americas citizens are better prepared for a natural disaster or

Secretary Ridge Unveils Registered Traveler Pilot Program At Reagan National Airport

Program designed to enhance security and customer service at the gateway to the Nation's Capital

President Bush Signs Executive Order On National Counterterrorism Center

The Center shall have the following functions: Serve as the primary organization in the United States Government for analyzing and integrating all intelligence possessed or acquired by the United States Government pertaining to terrorism and counterterror