Wed, 2014-06-04 04:30 AM
Members of the United States Border Patrol’s (USBP) El Paso (TX) Sector, along with other area law enforcement agencies, honored the men and women who lost their lives while protecting America’s...
Mon, 2014-06-02 10:54 AM
Government Security News has announced that the inaugural issue of its weekly newsletter covering airport, seaport, rail and border security will be released on Wednesday, June 4. The official name...
Mon, 2014-06-02 02:49 AM
Paul Zukunft (left)
Adm. Paul F. Zukunft has assumed command as the 25th commandant of the Coast Guard, relieving Adm. Bob Papp during a military ceremony at the Douglas A. Munro Coast Guard Headquarters Building in...
Thu, 2014-05-29 02:31 AM
Encouraged by a surge of nominations in the GSN 2014 Airport/Seaport/Border Security Awards Program, Government Security News has announced a two-pronged expansion of its burgeoning Airport, Seaport...
Thu, 2014-05-29 12:43 AM
Department of Defense (DoD) officials consider climate change a key factor in protecting national security around the globe, according to deputy assistant secretary of defense for strategy, Daniel Y...
Wed, 2014-05-14 05:10 AM
In a new report, The U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) has proposed that it increase its presence in and begin to conduct training and operations exercises in the Arctic due to increasing regional activity by...
Sun, 2014-05-11 11:14 PM
LAJAS, Puerto Rico – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Air and Marine Operations officially launched Friday the Tethered Aerostat Radar System (TARS) within its previous location in...
Thu, 2014-04-10 09:50 AM
Government Security News has announced that its 2014 Airport, Seaport and Border Security Awards is officially open for nominations at www.asbsecurityawards.com.
Wed, 2014-03-26 07:25 AM
When Captain Austin Gould, commander of Coast Guard (USCG) Sector Miami, moved to southern Florida about eight months ago, it was the first time he had been stationed below the mid-Atlantic region....
Tue, 2014-03-25 06:42 AM
As the largest terminal operator in the U.S., Ports America operates in more than 80 locations in 40 ports across the country. So when emergency situations arise, which could range from hurricanes to...
Mon, 2014-03-24 05:56 AM
Houston Ship Channel spill
Progress continued throughout the day Sunday in response to a fuel spill in the Houston Ship Channel that resulted in the release of approximately 168,000 gallons of fuel from a barge, according to...
Thu, 2014-03-20 06:20 AM
Port security solutions, including software and cameras, have improved significantly in the past decade or so. Many large ports, for instance, have high-tech command centers, which monitor large...