Updates

Department of Homeland Security Issues Aviation Amendments to Enhance Security on Commercial Airliners

The Department of Homeland Security today announced that it issued three aviation emergency amendments to further enhance security on both passenger and cargo aircraft flying to, from and over the United States.

DHS Launches US-VISIT Program Nationwide to Enhance Security, Facilitate Travel

WASHINGTON, DC, JANUARY 5, 2004 - The U.S. Department of Homeland Security today launched US-VISIT, a new program to enhance the nation's security while facilitating legitimate travel and trade through our borders.

Homeland Security and European Commission Reach Agreement on PNR Data

In an historic effort to keep the United States' and European Union's borders safer from terrorism and international crime while protecting travelers' privacy, Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Tom Ridge and European Commissioner Frits Bolke

Nextteqs HAZMAT Kits

Provide Solution for Low Light Conditions Typical in Emergency Response Scenarios

Secretary Ridge Inaugurates New Homeland Security Program at Southwest Border

A key U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) program to counter terrorism and to facilitate trade has been extended to the U.S./Mexico border...

U.S. FDA Announces Pre-Market Approval of Tetracores Rapid Anthrax Test for Clinical Use

U.S. FDA announces approval on the first rapid anthrax test for the clinical market.

US Army's Top Research Center Validates Response Biomedical's RAMP(R) Anthrax Test

Edgewood Results Confirm RAMP's Leading Performance

Changes to National Security Entry/Exit Registration System (NSEERS

The Department of Homeland Security has decided to suspend the National Security Entry/Exit Registration System (NSEERS) re-registration requirement that mandated aliens to re-register after 30-days and one year of continuous presence in the United States

Secretary Ridge Announces Official Transfer of Federal Air Marshal Service to ICE

The move enhances homeland security and re-enforces DHS's commitment to air security by fusing all of the investigative resources within the Border and Transportation Security Directorate at ICE, the largest investigative arm of Homeland Security.