WASHINGTON, D.C., December 1, 2010—Although air travel has been the focal point of both media attention and government funds for security, subways and buses provide in many ways a far richer “soft” target for terror attacks.
With mass transit in terrorists’ sights more than ever, securing mass ground transit has finally emerged from the shadows as a critical priority for government, transit security agencies and first response organizations. In its December issue, Homeland Security Today provides an in-depth look at the new technologies at work to keep the traveling public safe from a growing threat.
Homeland Security Today is the leading media provider of information to the homeland security community. Its global network of correspondents delivers original insight and analysis through its monthly magazine, website and daily e-newsletters. Homeland Security Today is a proud recipient of multiple awards from the American Society of Business Publication Editors for editorial excellence in print and online, including the first-ever National “Journalism That Matters” award won by Editor David Silverberg.