Security (S&B/CBRNE) Magazine

Spring 2017

Security & Border Protection and CST & CBRNE Source Book, published jointly, concentrate on WMD response, NGB training, counterterrorism, and border security

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PG 10 Technology Spotlight: Stepping Up Border Vigilance U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) personnel are leveraging remote video surveillance technology to secure U.S. borders whenever and wherever needed. By Peter Howard PG 12 Readiness through Real-World Application The U.S. Army Military Police School (USAMPS), Fort Leonard Wood, MO fields personnel qualified in criminal investigations and intelligence, forensics. By Kevin Hunter PG 16 Mobile, Multi-Functional Protection The Ballistic Armored Tactical Transport (BATT) is answering a need among nation-wide law enforcement agencies for higher level vehicle ballistic armored protection and modularity. By Kevin Hunter PG 18 Next-Gen Body Armor Goes Next Level U.S. Army Cold Regions Test Center (CRTC), Delta Junction, AK, recently tested a new modular body armor system offering soft and hard plates, and a combat shirt with integrated soft armor and groin protection. By Mark Schauer PG 26 Definitive Detection Down Range The U.S. Army is working to field a new robotic system for countering explosive threats. By Mark Schauer MAINTAINING PRECISION READINESS Maryland's 32nd Weapons of Mass Destruction-Civil Support Team (WMD-CST), MD Army National Guard (MDARNG) ready to coordinate with civil authorities for CBRN or natural disasters incidents. By Christian Sheehy 4 Features SPRING 2017 SECURITY & BORDER PROTECTION / CST & CBRNE PREPAREDNESS AND RESPONSE Maximizing Disaster Readiness to Mitigate Health Impact Dr. George W. Korch, PhD, Acting Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) LEADERSHIP PERSPECTIVE Paul A. Beeson Director Joint Task Force- West DHS Southern Border Approaches Campaign VIEW FROM THE HILL Rep. Mike Gallagher (R-WI), Wisconsin 8th District, Homeland Security Committee and Committee on Counterterrorism and Intelligence (CTI) 28 6 22 LTC DiNenna Commander 32nd WMD-CST Cover: Chemical Gear Check A Maryland Army National Guard member checks a team member's chemical gear during a U.S. Army North joint training exercise in Owings Mills, MD. (Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Jorge Intriago) Departments 2 20 32 Insights Tech Update Ad Index/ Calendar of Events Spring 2017 | S&BP and CST & CBRNE | 1

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