“See Something, Say Something” – Fail upon expensive Fail

...and you're paying for it. That's right. On January 17th, F-15 fighter jets were scrambled to escort an Alaska Airlines flight to Sea-Tac Airport, because - get this - someone...

TSA Removes X-Ray Body Scanners – blames manufacturers

So. The well-loved TSA has decided to remove its backscatter x-ray body scanners, citing concerns that the manufacturer(s) haven't been able to come up with viewing software that makes...

Home Fortress! Let Your Home Finally Be Your Castle!

If you take a quick look at our About-page, you'll know that we want security to be for everyone. That's sort of our mission, really; tell you all you...

US: More Security Officers than Police Officers Killed on Duty

It's easy to forget, at times, but security officers also die on duty - not just law enforcement and police. It hasn't really been possible to look those stats...

DHS: 19 Suspicious Behaviors of Hotel Guests that May Be Terrorists…

...and why they're likely nothing even close to that. In 2010, the DHS released a "For Official Use Only" document that includes a list of 19 "behavioral" traits that might...

Finally: An End to Automatic Traffic Control cameras! (video)

...or at least, a way to fight back against them. And why would you want to do that, you ask? Aren't these cameras placed there to increase the security...

Hunted and Hated: The NYPD vs. NYC citizens (Video)

Recently, we were accused of being "liberal", by one of our subscribers who then promptly left our mailing list in a bit of a huff. He was fiercely outraged...

TGIF. You could use some news.

Right. You may have noticed that the site's been a little quiet recently. Thats due to the unexpected absence of most of our writers - it's the kind of thing...

Join 15,000 Others – Force the TSA to Follow the Law

This petition at WhiteHouse.gov is important. A quick look at the text of the petition outlines the issue:  In July 2011, a federal appeals court ruled that the Transportation Security Administration...

Schneier on TSA vs. Private Security: Flaws, Faults & Assumptions

Rand Paul has introduced legislation that is aiming at tightening the reins on the TSA, the US federal agency tasked with transportation security in the country. The TSA has,...