S&T is working with Azimuth1, LLC to develop QuickRoute, a routing system for emergency vehicles that accounts for a variety challenges, including inclement weather, road conditions, vehicle characteristics and department-level protocols for handling vehicle usage. The technology will ensure emergency vehicles have priority traffic in all areas of travel while responding to a call.
Law Enforcement Partnership
Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Under Secretary of Intelligence and Analysis (I&A) and Chief Intelligence Officer, David J. Glawe, provided the keynote address at the Hawaii Corporate Security Symposium (CSS) on Nov., 14, 2019. The Hawaii CSS was hosted by I&A in partnership with the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s Domestic Security Alliance Council and Cyber Hawaii. Under Secretary Glawe discussed I&A’s mission and ongoing efforts to provide actionable and timely intelligence to its customers. The event drew over 200 federal, state, local, and private sector partners. Topics discussed included cyber threats, threats to critical infrastructure, safety and security in the Indo-Pacific Region, cyber mitigation and response, insider threat, business email compromise – ransomware, and security consideration for soft targets.
Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Under Secretary of Intelligence and Analysis (I&A) and Chief Intelligence Officer, David J. Glawe, provided a keynote address at the National Fusion Center Association Annual (NFCA) Training Event in Alexandria, Va. on Nov. 6, 2019. The event included over 700 attendees consisting of federal, state, and local personnel that support or work with fusion centers.
Yesterday, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Office of Intelligence and Analysis (I&A) received the 2019 Leadership in Homeland Security Award from the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) at their annual meeting in Chicago. DHS I&A received the award jointly with the Texas Department of Public Safety and the Boston Police Department.
Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Under Secretary of Intelligence and Analysis (I&A) and Chief Intelligence Officer David J. Glawe gave remarks at the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) annual meeting in Chicago on Oct. 26, 2019. Under Secretary Glawe also met with the IACP’s State and Provincial Division (S&P) and Private Sector Liaison Section.
Department of Homeland Security Under Secretary for Intelligence and Analysis (I&A) and Chief Intelligence Officer David J. Glawe spoke to the Association of State Criminal Investigative Agencies (ASCIA) at their annual meeting on Friday Oct. 25, 2019 in Chicago to discuss I&A priorities and opportunities to enhance the sharing of intelligence between DHS and ASCIA member agencies. Under Secretary Glawe also discussed the vital role state and local partners play in detecting and defending against threats to physical and cyber infrastructure, as well as the vital role fusion centers play in facilitating the flow of information between federal, state, and local partners.
The DHS S&T recently partnered with public safety agencies from the City of Birmingham and Jefferson County, Alabama, for the NGFR – Birmingham Shaken Fury Operational Experimentation.
In the aftermath of recent violent assaults against DHS, including an attack on the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) office in San Antonio, Texas, Acting DHS Secretary Kevin K. McAleenan writes to ICE personnel and all of the DHS law enforcement community to make clear that while peaceful protest is a constitutionally protected, time-honored American tradition, violence will not be tolerated.
The Maritime Security Center of Excellence (MSC) is developing Passive Acoustic Detection Systems that can help the U.S. Coast Guard and other law enforcement entities detect illegal vessel traffic and intruders in maritime and port security zones.
CINA develops strategies and solutions to enhance criminal network analysis, forensics, and investigative processes for on-the-ground use by agents and officers to counteract transnational crime.