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April 20, 2015 by Chuck Brooks

Recently, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced that they are launching a program called "EMERGE" to explore opportunities to create and eventually procure wearable technologies that would benefit first responders and law enforcement doing the homeland security mission.
The program was established in partnership with the U.S. Air Read more
Tags: Homeland Security | wearables
September 9, 2013 by John M. Doyle
John M. Doyle
The Boston Marathon bombing and the revelation of far reaching domestic spying programs by the U.S. government – two seemingly unrelated events this year – underscore nagging problems in protecting the homeland. John M. Doyle, correspondent for IDGA investigates...
Tags: Homeland Security | Border Patrol | Border Security | Boston Bombings
July 1, 2013 by Hirotaka Nakasone

Hirotaka Nakasone, Senior Scientist, Voice Recognition Program, FBI examines the use and effectiveness of current speaker authentication technologies at the FBI. In this IDGA exclusive, Mr Nakasone also highlights the various challenges that are unique to voice recognition, and discusses what plans are in place for capturing voice recordings in Read more
Tags: FBI | Voice Recognition | Biometrics
April 15, 2013 by Chris Archer
Chris Archer
EXAMINING THE COLD HARD FACTS ABOUT PRISONS AND CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES IN AMERICA TODAY: This infographic takes a stark look at incarceration trends and cost, with a focus on the western states of the U.S. Did you know 6 million American adults are under some form of supervision? Are prisons overcrowding? How much does it cost per day per inmate Read more
Tags: Prisons and Correctional Facilities | Facts About Prisons
March 28, 2013 by Deloitte LLP

A new report by Deloitte into IDGA's last Cargo Security Summit highlights the need for more collaboration across government agencies and the challenges in creating cargo policies and achieving supply chain security.Sign in or Sign up below to DOWNLOAD the full report.
Tags: cargo security | Homeland Maritime Security | Homeland Security
March 13, 2013 by Elizabeth Kempshall

Through their High-Intensity Drug Trafficking Awareness Program (HITDA), the Arizona Region has seized illicit drugs with an estimated wholesale value of $1.19 billion in the past year. Elizabeth Kempshall, Director of the HIDTA, speaks exclusively on the challenges associated with facilitating cooperation among law enforcement agencies, and Read more
Tags: Drug Control | Border Security | Drug Trafficking | ONDCP
March 8, 2013 by John M. Doyle
John M. Doyle
Abstract: In the days since the March 5 death of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, security analysts have speculated on whether regime change will have any effect on transnational narcotics cartels operating in that Latin American country. Read on...
Tags: Counter Terrorism | TOC | Organized Crime
March 4, 2013 by Mike O'Brien
Mike O'Brien
The first visible signs of the sequester appeared on Monday as long lines formed at airport security checkpoints, with Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano warning of coming travels delays. She is asking passengers to get to the airport extra early because spending cuts have already led to the end of overtime for Transportation Read more
Tags: Homeland Security | TSA
March 4, 2013 by Kevin Kiefer

What is 'information fusion capability' within the maritime domain? Captain Kevin Kiefer, Sector Commander Baltimore, USCG defines what this means, and how it applies across USCG, CBP and DHS. Read on to explore the current focus areas, challenges, threats and technological requirements for coastal and harbor protection...

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Tags: Maritime Security | Homeland Security | Harbor Protection
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