Ports Launch Terrorist Attack Drills
Online Attacks Traced to China
US officials are saying more attacks on the computer networks of government agencies — including the Defense Department — are being launched through Internet sites in China.
Ports on both coasts are working hard to prepare for catastrophic terrorism, as they participate in a major new program of security drills. Will the drills help our ports be prepared?
FEMA Phases Out Public Safety Code
Small Town Emergency Officials Question FEMA Allocations
FEMA is deep-sixing the old "10" radio codes as they order public safety departments to get rid of the codes in radio transmissions. Will the move improve response times?
In the aftermath of Katrina, emergency officials in rural areas are getting frustrated that FEMA funding seems skewed toward larger areas. Are small towns getting left out?
Is the UK Prepared for Bio Terror?
New York City Orders $200 Million Transit Security System
Reports are suggesting that a bio-terror attack in the United Kingdom is almost inevitable. Given their efficient emergency response on 7/7, are they as well prepared for this?
Transit authorities in NY plan to dish out $200 million on an advanced security system for the city's public transit system. Will it work to prevent London-type terrorist attacks? Click HERE>>