Category Archives: Local News

D.C. McCarthy Speaks on Cyber Crime

ASIS134   March 16, 2018   Comments Off on D.C. McCarthy Speaks on Cyber Crime

Mahalo to Deputy Chief John McCarthy who addressed our members at our March meeting.  John discussed the ongoing threat of cyber crime and how it impacts us in both our personal and business lives.  John is a strong supporter of ASIS and our chapter. Chapter Chair Jim Frame presenting Certificate of Appreciation to Deputy Chief John McCarthy

Missile Alert – False Alarm

ASIS134   January 13, 2018   Comments Off on Missile Alert – False Alarm

At 8:07am, January 13th, Hawaii State Warning Point issued a Missile Alert in ERROR.  There was NO THREAT to the State of Hawaii.  

Active Shooter Workshop

ASIS134   June 27, 2017   Comments Off on Active Shooter Workshop

Several chapter members attended a Active Shooter workshop sponsored by the Department of Homeland Security at Blaisdell Center on Monday, June 26, 2017.  This extremely informative workshop was brought to Honolulu by our local DHS Protective Security Advisor James Cruz.  The all day workshop provided several modules on developing, planning and implementing an Active Shooter program for your company or… Read more »

City Launches New Emergency Notification Service

ASIS134   May 26, 2017   Comments Off on City Launches New Emergency Notification Service

Effective June 1st, 2017, the City and County of Honolulu will discontinue sending emergency alert messages via the NIXLE notification system.  The city has developed its own emergency notification system and is available FREE via a mobile app from either the App Store or Google Play.  Search for HNL. info.  This app offers a free subscription to alerts and is… Read more »