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Nuclear Security

2014 Nuclear Security Summit

“This [Nuclear Security] Summit focuses on strengthening nuclear security and preventing terrorists, criminals and all other unauthorised actors from acquiring nuclear materials that could be used in nuclear weapons, and other radioactive mate

Spectroscopic Personal Radiation Detector

Advanced Radiation Monitoring Device

The Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Domestic Nuclear Detection Office (DNDO) is exploring new technologies for Spectroscopic Personal Radiation Detectors (SPRD) that can better detect, identify, and locate radiological or nuclear sources. 

Written testimony of I&A and DNDO for a House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Counterterrorism and Intelligence hearing titled “Counterterrorism Efforts to Combat a Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear Attack on the Homeland”

U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Office of Intelligence and Analysis (I&A) State and Local Program Office Deputy Under Secretary Scott McAllister, and Domestic Nuclear Detection Office (DNDO) Acting Director Huban Gowadia address the efforts of I&A and DNDO to enhance information sharing efforts with state and local partners and to protect against radiological and nuclear threats to the homeland.


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