The Public Safety Communications (PSC) Identity, Credential, and Access Management (ICAM) Working Group (WG) created a Federation System checklist to provide tips on how to approach data management practices, interoperability techniques, and cybersecurity challenges for the Public Safety Community (Community).
Science and Technology
As the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) screens nearly two million people each day, officers are faced with the challenge of finding even the smallest sign of a threat.
Maryland-area small businesses in the research and development domain will have an opportunity to meet with DHS SBIR program this week.
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate’s (S&T) Detection Canine Program is exploring the potential role of detection canine teams in developing a more effective response to active shooter incidents.
DHS S&T and Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) will be educating visitors about their work in mobile device security at Mobile World Congress Los Angeles 2019 in late October.
Under the guise of a fictional 7.7 magnitude earthquake, S&T deployed teams and technologies to several Shaken Fury exercise locations in the region to improve response and recovery capacities and assist state and local organizations with the adoption of new technologies and protocols.
The P25 CAP Program Updates for August 2019 can be downloaded below.
DHS S&T is working with industry to help the systems, whether at airports, government facilities, border checkpoints, or public spaces like arenas, to work faster and smarter
September is National Preparedness Month in the U.S., but we, at DHS S&T, focus on preparedness all year long.
The purpose of the tech demo was to assist DHS S&T and its contracted developer, Lockstep Technologies, in gathering feedback from emergency response personnel on the concept and design of the MDAV, a mobile application that digitally authenticates first responders’ credentials.