11/16/2010 - The assignment of DHS intelligence analysts to intelligence fusion centers has improved information sharing between the federal government and state and local counterparts, but technical hurdles remain, according to a review conducted by the agency's inspector general.
09/30/2010 - The National Research Council cites numerous problems with U.S. nuclear forensics capabilities and calls on the Department of Homeland Security to stand up “a sustainable, effective nuclear forensics program.”
08/31/2010 - Researchers from the University of Utah have found that analysis of eye movements can detect deception. Results indicate that the technique could be used as an alternative to polygraph tests. Read their study.
08/31/2010 - Current approaches to counterterrorism are too reactive and defensive, a defense expert argues. Rather, counterterrorism approaches must attack a terror group's moral and physical centers of gravity.
08/19/2010 - A new mapping tool could help U.S. police departments target population areas packed with security workers for more efficient recruiting efforts, according to its developer, the RAND Corporation.