New security, dispatch system has San Antonio ISD police feeling prepared for new school year
As students return to the classroom, the priority is to keep them safe. School districts across the state are upgrading security measures, including San Antonio ISD, after a shooting at Robb Elementary in Uvalde left 21 dead.
Southwest ISD police push for integrated active shooter training for responding agencies during emergency calls
Southwest Independent School District police officers have been receiving more active shooter drills training this summer as they prepare for a new school year. The district's chief is calling for an integrated training exercise involving agencies called to assist in an emergency.
Rep. Dan Crenshaw bypassed Capitol security, police say. He’s the latest lawmaker to be hit with a $5,000 fine.
The fine was levied by House Sergeant at Arms William J. Walker after an investigation revealed that Crenshaw and an unknown man, who appeared to be a former member of Congress, entered the House Chamber without clearing security.washingtonpost.com
Senate committee holds hearing on global threats and national security
A Senate committee hearing Wednesday will focus on worldwide threats to U.S. national security. The country's top intelligence officials are expected to discuss several issues, including recent cyber hacks by Russian and Chinese spies. CBS News intelligence and national security reporter Olivia Gazis joined CBSN with more.cbsnews.com
Inauguration preparations continue with tight security and pandemic precautions
Inauguration preparations continue with tight security and pandemic precautions Security threats and a global pandemic pose significant challenges for President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration. CBS News chief White House correspondent Nancy Cordes joined CBSN a look at how organizers are preparing for Wednesday's big event.cbsnews.com
New efforts to bolster TSA security
More than 2.5 million people are expected to fly this Memorial Day holiday weekend. With the recent problems with TSA screeners, new efforts are being made to get passengers through security as quickly as possible. Kris Van Cleave reports from Dulles International Airport outside Washington.cbsnews.com
FBI steps up security after Brussels terror attacks
CBS News has learned that the FBI is stepping up security in the U.S. after the terror attacks in Brussels. Frank Cilluffo, associate vice president of the Center For Cyber and Homeland Security, and joins CBSN with more analysis on security in Americacbsnews.com
High security at Macy's Thanksgiving Parade
Although there weren't any specific, credible threats to the United States this holiday weekend, security was still ramped up across the country. Nowhere was that more noticeable than at the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York. Don Dahler reports.cbsnews.com
Airports boost security for holidays after Paris attacks
Americans are more vigilant heading into one of the busiest travel weeks of the year, as nearly 47 million people are expected to travel for Thanksgiving. After the Paris attacks, airports have tightened security with extra officers and police dogs. Jeff Pegues reports.cbsnews.com
FBI investigating security of Clinton's private email server
The FBI is taking a closer look at the e-mail server Hillary Clinton used as secretary of state. Officials are concerned that classified information could have been mishandled. The presidential candidate's attorney confirmed the investigation to CBS News overnight. Margaret Brennan reports.cbsnews.com