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Mon, 2012-05-07 08:57 AM

C-TPAT, AEO agreement

The European Union and the U.S. agreed to recognize the compatibility of each other’s "trusted trader" programs that allow cargo to travel securely in the member states and nations. Customs and...
Fri, 2012-05-04 02:31 PM

SEEK II by Cross
Match Technologies

Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is planning to purchase 10 mobile biometric capture devices manufactured by Cross Match Technologies, Inc., of Palm Beach Gardens, FL. The devices, which Cross...
Fri, 2012-05-04 09:21 AM

Herbco basil field

A Washington state-based supplier of fresh organic herbs has to pay a $1 million fine for hiring illegal aliens and hiding their employment with late-night work shifts. The case against HerbCo...
Fri, 2012-05-04 07:15 AM

Pre Check lane

TSA’s Pre Check pre-screening program has checked more than a million passengers. TSA administrator John Pistole announced the agency milestone on May 3. Pre Check is currently available for U.S....
Thu, 2012-05-03 09:17 AM

Houlton, ME border crossing

U.S. and Canadian border and law enforcement authorities nabbed an elusive suspect wanted in an alleged double homicide in Massachusetts, as he fled from Maine into Canada on May 1. Customs and...
Wed, 2012-05-02 01:09 PM
The Government Security News 2012 Homeland Security Awards Program officially opened for entries on May 1, once again featuring 45 Awards in three broad Categories:Best Vendors of IT Security...
Tue, 2012-05-01 09:06 AM

Lawrence, MA

During a two-day targeted enforcement operation in northern Massachusetts in late April, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) nabbed 13 convicted...
Tue, 2012-05-01 07:44 AM

FlyRights app

Sikh advocates, responding to what they called racial profiling by the TSA of certain groups, rolled out a free smart phone app that allows travelers to report complaints directly to the agency.   ...
Wed, 2012-04-25 12:53 PM
New rules that give Customs and Border Protection officials the ability to show copyright holders pictures of suspected infringing goods shipped into the U.S. went into effect on April 24. The agency...
Tue, 2012-04-24 11:39 AM

Pew study graph

The slow U.S. economy, increased U.S. border enforcement, declining birth rates in Mexico and changing economic conditions in that country seem to have staunched the largest wave of immigration to...
Tue, 2012-04-24 07:59 AM

Seized cash

The bag of cash seized by border officers at Philadelphia International Airport on April 15 was among the richest ever taken from an outbound flight, according to federal authorities. Customs and...
Fri, 2012-04-20 10:56 AM

Harris County Courthouse

A suspected illegal alien who had been deported twice, was arrested by ICE HSI and Maryland police for a 30-year-old murder in Texas under a special cooperative law enforcement program. ICE Homeland...

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Company News

NFC-enabled Samsung smartphones can now easily be used as ID badges for access control and other applications
Dublin-based Allegion, a global provider of security products and solutions, has announced that it has become a member of the Samsung Solutions Exchange, which helps Samsung customers by creating mobile solutions on a large portfolio of enterprise-grade Samsung mobile devices. The company’s aptiQmobile, a web-based credential management system,...
Citrix improves high security enterprise mobility with new XenMobile release
Fort Lauderdale, FL-based Citrix has announced new security and feature enhancements to the Citrix XenMobile solution. The changes will help organizations in highly regulated industries, such as government agencies, to embrace device choice, improve productivity with quick access to more apps, and provide support for Microsoft Lync online meetings...
WidePoint offers new ePassport validation program
WidePoint Corp., a McLean, VA based IT solutions firm, has launched a new ePassport Certificate Management and Validation program in its package of PIVotal ID Managed Validation Services. The technology incorporates Ozone ePassport technology from the Mount Airey Group, an IT security firm in Fairfax, VA. The package is designed to allow...
Jericho Systems to research data privacy for DHS
Dallas-based Jericho Systems Corp. has executed a Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) contract with the DHS Science and Technology Directorate to use fine-grained access control policies and data labels to secure sensitive and personally identifiable data at DHS fusion centers. DHS fusion centers serve as clearinghouses through which federal, state,...
Houston travelers can use Clear technology to speed security process
New York-based Clear has introduced its fingerprint/iris biometric technology, meant to identify travelers and speed them through airport security, to Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH). In just a few weeks, hundreds of Houston travelers have signed up to use Clear’s solution with a three-month free trial, according to the...
TSA opens Newark location for PreCheck applicants
The Transportation Security Administration has opened an office in Newark, NJ where applicants for its popular PreCheck expedited screening program can go to have their fingerprints and other information taken.The office at 532 Raymond Blvd., between Brill and Richard streets, is the first location in Northern New Jersey where applicants can go...
Federal business development veteran Kyle Scott joins Telos ID
Sixteen-year Federal market veteran Kyle Scott has joined Ashburn, VA-based Telos Identity Management Solutions as vice president for strategy and business development. Telos ID is a leading provider of identity protection and management solutions to the DoD, the DHS, other agencies in the national security community, and commercial enterprises.“...
NAPCO Security Technologies pursues school security market
NAPCO Security Technologies, an Amityville, NY based manufacturer of security products, has achieved high a rate of sales growth in the education field; it is expected to reach $4.9 billion in sales by 2017. Its security products such as its standalone access control locks are being used across the country in colleges, schools, and universities."...
HID Global will showcase its “Secure Access to Everything” portfolio at RSA 2014
HID Global, which specializes in secure identity solutions, has announced that it will showcase its end-to-end solution portfolio designed to protect organizations against unauthorized access to everything from the cloud, to data, to the door at this year’s RSA Conference in San Francisco. In addition to demonstrating its broad range of multi-...
Viscount Systems names Dennis Raefield as CEO
Security systems and software provider Viscount Systems, of Burnaby, BC, has named Dennis Raefield as CEO. Raefield has been a board member for Viscount since November 2011; he will be replacing Steve Pineau, who resigned from the company.Mr. Raefield has worked in the security industry for 35 years. He was formerly president of Honeywell Access...

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