CISF cops need new shoes as Delhi’s T3 pulls the carpet...

The carpet’s gone, but there’s a new problem at Delhi’s Terminal 3. Without the much-maligned padding that got hate reviews for its design, the...

Amazon may stop selling Facial Recognition Technology to Governments

This time last year, Amazon drew the ire of the ACLU and concerned citizens across the country when it became apparent it was selling...

Securitas finds ‘Active Shooter threat’ top of mind for Corporate America

Active shooters are now the leading physical security threat which is worrying corporate America, according to a survey released by Securitas Security Services USA....

Chennai hospitals go on a fire safety overdrive

Several government hospitals in Chennai are on an overdrive in putting in place fire safety measures. Connecting corridors and ramps for easy evacuation of...

Police deaths increased in 2018: FBI

The FBI has reported that 106 law enforcement officers were killed in the line of duty in 2018, an increase from 94 officers who...

Kochi police to increase vigil on security job recruiters

The Kochi police has announced a series of actions against unauthorised recruiting agencies after a recent rise in complaints against fraudsters cheating job-seekers. City...

Mosque targeted in Christchurch attacks to install cameras with gun detection...

The Al-Noor Masjid in Christchurch, New Zealand, will soon install an active shooter detection platform, which involves security cameras that use artificial intelligence to...

CCTV cameras across Nagpur to be integrated with AI

In a bid to give cutting edge to policing in the city, a proposal has been mooted to integrate CCTV cameras with artificial intelligence...

Gujarat High Court directs govt to install CCTVs in schools

The Gujarat High Court has directed the state government to work out a mechanism for installation of CCTV cameras in schools across the state...

Security study finds millions using 123456 as password

The analysis by the UK's National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) found 123456 was the most widely-used password on breached accounts. The study helped to...

Coimbatore airport gets first ever explosives sniffer dog squad

The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) which guards Coimbatore International Airport has got its first ever dog squad dedicated for explosives detection. Coimbatore airport...

Centre gives incentives to 10 States for successful implementation of police...

The Centre has released ₹7.69 crore each as an incentive to 10 States, under the scheme of modernisation of police force in the last...

Leicestershire Police undergo SIA training to improve conflict handling skills

More than 50 licensed security operatives from Leicester and Loughborough were given a presentation on conflict management and resolution skills by Leicestershire Police’s safety...

AI robots to patrol India borders soon, prototype to come in...

Indian scientists have reportedly been working on all-terrain AI-enabled robots that might be used to patrol international borders of the country. The Bengaluru-based Central...

City of Jo’burg to insource more security guards

Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba marked May Day by welcoming almost 1,000 security guards insourced by the City of Johannesburg. The addition of these security...

Why Americans fear smart home tech

A recent survey conducted by Salt Lake City-based security system reviewer ASecureLife.com asked hundreds of Americans how much they trust smart home gear —...

TSA says new airport full-body scanner must add a privacy filter

A full-body scanner that the Transportation Security Administration hopes can speed up airport security checkpoints must go back to the drawing board for software...

NEC to deploy advanced surveillance and traffic management system in Gurugram...

NEC Technologies India (NECTI) has been awarded a contract as the master system integrator for installing CCTV surveillance and traffic management systems in Gurugram...

Mumbai Fire brigade to get special vehicle for high-rise buildings

The Mumbai Fire Brigade (MFB) will soon have a special fire-fighting vehicle to tackle fire in high-rise buildings (up to 50 floors). The special...

Indian Railways’ first cyber crime cell to start in Pune

The first cyber cell of the Indian Railways will open in Pune within a month. The cell will look after cyber crime and fraud...