Pangaro Training Wins 2020 Platinum ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards


The law enforcement training programs are centered around training today’s modern professionals’ by teaching them vital skills through courses designed to engage and empower its participants. The goal is to transform security training from the tiresome requirement it has too often become, into engaging and productive learning through interactive sessions and real-life, role-playing exercises.


In response to facility closures and social distancing measures that limited in person classes, Lt. Pangaro launched a series of live, remote trainings and a pre-recorded training subscription to assist officers across the country get the training they need.


Joe Pangaro accepted the honor and stated, “I am humbled to be recognized for this award by American Security Today. My goal is always to save lives and help police officers excel in their roles.    With remote trainings, I have been able to expand out of the Northeast and assist officers across the country and meet some great students. I look forward to assisting departments with new courses in 2021 and helping protect the lives of officers and the communities they protect.”


The Annual ‘ASTORS’ Awards, now in its fifth year, is the preeminent U.S. Homeland Security Awards Program, highlighting the most cutting-edge and forward-thinking security solutions coming onto the market today.


The program is specifically designed to honor distinguished government and vendor solutions that deliver enhanced value, benefit, and intelligence to end-users in a variety of government, homeland security, enterprise, and public safety vertical markets.


“‘ASTORS’ nominations are evaluated on their technical innovation, interoperability, specific impact within the category, overall impact to the industry, relatability to other industry technologies, and application feasibility outside of the industry,” concluded Waitt.


For further information regarding IPVideo Corporation and True Security Design call 631-969-2601.


About IPVideo Corporation
An industry pioneer since its introduction of one of the first network-based surveillance recording solutions in 1996, IPVideo Corporation is now at the forefront of developing unique, innovative solutions that harness the power of IP video technology. Today, the company’s systems are trusted by Fortune 500 companies, government agencies and municipalities, utilities, healthcare facilities, school districts and leading universities to mitigate risk while protecting people and properties. A commitment to an open-standards philosophy and delivering best-in-class performance and value underlies all offerings―from physical security solutions that bridge to the Internet of Things, to purpose-built HD audio/video recording solutions for education, law enforcement, healthcare, and beyond. The company’s worldwide client base is served by a network of certified distributors, dealers and system integrators, who benefit from ongoing corporate support and training.


True Security Design is the security training and consulting division of IPVideo Corporation. A leading police and school security consulting and training firm, True Security Design is now at the forefront of delivering live action role-play training simulations and remote classroom-based instruction to better prepare any staff in an emergency. Today, the company’s training curriculum, includes interactive tabletop crisis simulation exercises and Threat Vulnerability and Risk Assessments (TVRA’s). The division and firm are committed to making the world a smarter and safer place. IPVideo Corporation is headquartered in Bay Shore, NY. For more information, visit


About American Security Today
American Security Today (AST), the ‘New Face in Homeland Security™’, is the premier digital media platform in the U.S. Homeland Security and Public Safety Industry, focused on breaking news and in-depth coverage of the newest initiatives and hottest technologies in physical & IT security on the market today.


AST highlights the most cutting-edge and forward-thinking security solutions across a wide variety of media products delivered daily, weekly, and monthly to over 75,000 qualified government and security industry readers, essential to meeting today’s growing security challenges to ‘Secure our Nation, One City at a Time™.


To learn more visit or contact AST by email at or phone 646-450-6027.

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