FREE e-Newsletter
Important News - Hot Topics
Get them Now!

Articles - Technology

RSS FEED
Displaying 11  -  20  of  325
<p>Photo: Project Lifesaver International</p>

Safeguarding the Most Vulnerable  

April 28, 2015

By Gene Saunders

At-risk individuals enrolled in Project Lifesaver wear a small personal transmitter around the wrist or ankle that emits an individualized tracking signal. Responders tune into the individualized frequency of the client's transmitter, listening for a signal that can help them locate the client.

<p>Photo of TASER Axon: Police File</p>

RoboCop: Wearable Tech  

April 28, 2015

By Melanie Basich

Developments such as interest in the Apple Watch and a federal push to create wearable tech specifically for first responders seem poised to make such devices mainstream for law enforcement officers.

<p>Photo: Utility</p>

More Than a Body Cam  

April 28, 2015

By Ryan Mason

Departments choosing a body camera must determine what system best fits their needs and their budgets. One of the contenders in the police body camera market is Utility.

<p>Image: SmartProcure</p>

SmartProcure: Pricepoint Parity  

April 17, 2015

By Melanie Basich

SmartProcure is an online database that allows members to login and search purchasing information from 7,000 local, state, and federal government agencies. Through the online Web portal users have access to 170 million purchase orders, including historical data going back to 2008.

<p>Cardinal Tracking</p>

E-Citation Solutions  

March 31, 2015

By Melanie Basich

These products help make ticketing simpler and easier.

<p>Photo: Mission Manager</p>

Computerizing K-9 Search-and-Rescue  

March 27, 2015

By Jim Okerblom

Some volunteer K-9 search-and-rescue groups rely on cloud-based Mission Manager Incident Management software to help manage their personnel and equipment, and also enhance situational awareness in the field.

<p>Photo: 3M</p>

ALPR: Capturing Crime Leads  

March 23, 2015

By Melanie Basich

Automated license plate reader (ALPR) technology allows law enforcement officers to quickly recognize expired tags and identify and locate stolen vehicles. But it's also often instrumental in finding wanted and missing persons and solving a wide range of crimes, including homicides.

Irrational Fear vs. Officer Safety  

March 13, 2015

By Jon Adler

First, law enforcement critics such as civil libertarians and liberal journalists claimed that we were over-militarized, and now they're mischaracterizing officer safety equipment as spy tools.

Portable Crime Scene Management  

February 28, 2015

By David Griffith

CrimePad takes full advantage of the iPad's capabilities. The app can be used to record voice, capture video, and take non-evidentiary photos.

<p>Photo: Cellebrite</p>

Mobile Forensics in Transition  

February 28, 2015

By David Griffith

One reason why there is so much demand to move the preliminary forensic analysis of mobile devices out of the lab is that agencies are realizing the value of knowing what is on a suspect's or even a victim's smartphone during an investigation.

Get Your FREE Trial Issue and Win a Gift! Subscribe Today!
Yes! Please rush me my FREE TRIAL ISSUE of POLICE magazine and FREE Officer Survival Guide with tips and tactics to help me safely get out of 10 different situations.

Just fill in the form to the right and click the button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.

If POLICE does not satisfy you, just write "cancel" on the invoice and send it back. You'll pay nothing, and the FREE issue is yours to keep. If you enjoy POLICE, pay only $25 for a full one-year subscription (12 issues in all). Enjoy a savings of nearly 60% off the cover price!

Offer valid in US only. Outside U.S., click here.
It's easy! Just fill in the form below and click the red button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.
First Name:
Last Name:
Rank:
Agency:
Address:
City:
State:
  
Zip Code:
 
Country:
We respect your privacy. Please let us know if the address provided is your home, as your RANK / AGENCY will not be included on the mailing label.
E-mail Address:

Police Magazine