Updates

U.S. Customs and Border Protection Announces New Admission Stamp Design for U.S. Visitors

The new stamp was designed with special security features that make it harder for counterfeiters to alter travel documents.

MSA Introduces the Galaxy-Automated Test System

features that are needed in an automated recordkeeping and calibration test system, including ease of use, versatility, and durability

RAE Systems Announces RAELink2, Extends Sensing Capabilities of AreaRAE Wireless Networks to 3rd Party Products

Launch Enables AreaRAE Wireless Sensing Platform to Accommodate Third Party Sensors; Capabilities Used to Network Sensors at 2005 Presidential Inauguration

Smiths Detection Selected By TSA To Provide Two Explosive Detection Walk-Through Portals At Las Vegas' McCarran International Airport

First Airport In Nation To Simultaneously Deploy Two Trace Portals For Passenger Security Screening

State of Maryland Awards $1.8 Million Contract to TVI Corporation for Mobile Emergency Power Systems

will provide the State of Maryland with increased first response capabilities in the Greater Baltimore area for use when power outages occur as a result of WMD, terrorist attacks, accidents or natural disaster

Departments of Homeland Security and State Announce Improved Visa Processing for International Travelers

The Departments of State and Homeland Security have worked closely over the past two years to develop visa and port of entry policies and programs that not only maintain a high degree of security for America, but also facilitate travel to the United State

Homeland Security Launches Regional Technology Integration Initiative in Seattle

"This initiative helps communities strengthen their security posture by speeding the introduction and implementation of new technologies," said Dr. Charles McQueary, Homeland Security Under Secretary for Science and Technology.

RAE Systems Reports Fourth Quarter and Year-end 2004 Results

Fourth Quarter Revenue Increased 75% from the Fourth Quarter of 2003; Annual 2004 Revenue Increased 46% from 2003

SECRETARY OF HOMELAND SECURITY MICHAEL CHERTOFF ANNOUNCES MEMBERS OF SENIOR STAFF

John F. Wood as Chief of Staff and Brian R. Besanceney as Assistant Secretary for Public Affairs

TESTIMONY BY DEPUTY SECRETARY OF HOMELAND SECURITY ADMIRAL JAMES LOY BEFORE THE SENATE SELECT COMMITTEE ON INTELLIGENCE

discuss the threats against the United States homeland, as well as some of the capabilities we have developed, and must continue to develop, to confront these threats.