11/30/2010 - A New Mexico State University research librarian has created a Google discussion group that tallies the staggering number of murders in Juarez, Mexico, since 2008. Membership includes academics, activists, and U.S. and Mexican journalists interested in the violence. View the Frontera List online.
11/18/2010 - A voluntary international code of conduct for private security companies is an initiative to improve oversight and accountability to an industry marred by allegations of human rights abuses.
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.”
09/30/2010 - A consortium of international shipping organizations and military authorities has issued its third edition of best practices for mitigating risks posed by piracy on the high seas. See what measures they recommend.
09/15/2010 - Both the number of terrorism attacks and arrests have decreased for the second straight year across continental Europe as the percentage of successful prosecutions rose, according to Europol.