Updates

Stinger Systems Names Former Smith & Wesson CEO Roy Cuny President

Grew S & W to Number One Manufacturer and Exporter of Handguns in the U.S.

Eleven New Explosives Detection Canine Teams Join Homeland Security To Prevent And Detect Terrorist Activities

Because canine teams combine excellent mobility with reliable detection rates, their use has evolved to include searching areas in response to bomb threats associated with airport terminals and aircraft, luggage, cargo and vehicles, as well as serving as

Fact Sheet: U.S. Department of Homeland Security 2004 Year End Review

The following is a snapshot of 2004 accomplishments and statistics for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

FBI DIRECTOR MUELLER APPOINTS THREE NEW ASSISTANT DIRECTORS

Three key divisions received new Assistant Directors; Criminal Justice Information Services, Counterterrorism, and Cyber Division.

Homeland Security Launches First Online Tool Assessing Stadium Vulnerabilities

This tool allows stadium security managers to identify vulnerabilities and assess the overall security of their public assembly facility.

Homeland Security Subcommittee Highlights Cybersecurity Objectives

This extensive report highlights the need for improved cybersecurity for the nation and enhanced partnerships with the private sector while emphasizing strong, continued oversight by Congress.

President Bush's Statement on the Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act of 2004 passed by Congress

We already have taken numerous steps to improve our intelligence capabilities, and the Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act of 2004 further strengthens intelligence gathering and operations.

Remarks by Secretary of Homeland Security Tom Ridge at a Press Conference Announcing a Homeland Security Grant to Los Angeles

Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge announces a Homeland Security Grant in the amount of $282 million for the state of California, with $65 million of that grant money going to Los Angeles.

Microsensor Systems announce HAZMATCADTM SERIES UPGRADE NEW TRAINING MODE

allows the user to deploy the HAZMATCAD in training scenarios using every day, non-toxic chemicals to simulate chemical warfare agents (CWAs)

Equity International is rescheduling The Defense Appropriations Briefing to Thursday, December 16

Briefing will provide the latest information on the FY 2005 Defense Appropriations Bill; defense technology programs and funding; and chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear programs funding