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Under the Influence

November 17, 2015

You notice a driver weaving in and out of traffic, so you signal with lights and siren for him to pull over. He definitely seems out of sorts, so you conduct the standardized field sobriety tests, which he fails. But when you administer a breath test, his blood alcohol content (BAC) is way below the legal limit for alcohol–despite his clearly exhibiting signs of being under the influence. What you have here is most likely a case of "drug driving."

Traffic and Speed Enforcement

November 17, 2015

Here you'll find a list of tools that will help you catch dangerous speeders in the act.

IACP 2015: Report from the Aisles

October 30, 2015
For those of you who weren't able to attend this year's International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) Conference, we've gathered information about a selection of new products seen at IACP 2015 in Chicago, Oct. 25-27.

LE Software

October 29, 2015

These high-tech programs simplify your workflow and make doing your job easier.

Vehicle Mounts

October 29, 2015

Looking for a new vehicle mount for your tablet or laptop? Take a look at one of these options. 

Laser Technology: Finding Your Target

October 22, 2015

Many patrol officers know Laser Technology Inc. for its speed measurement devices. But using lasers to make detailed calculations from a distance is also ideal for shooters.

Carfax: Auto Detailing for Investigators

September 30, 2015

Carfax for Police is a password-protected Website dedicated to law enforcement that provides enhanced investigative tools.

Less-Lethal Tools

September 30, 2015

These devices provide a means of incapacitating subjects without using lethal force.

Lights, Sights, and Lasers

August 24, 2015

The "Lights, Sights, and Lasers" training course is completely free to law enforcement officers and it provides always evolving training that is otherwise often hard to come by. 

High-Tech Crash Reconstruction

July 15, 2015

Increased accuracy in measurements and calculations helps ensure that officers have better information for court, which can put away reckless drivers and make roads safer for everyone. Here are some examples of how law enforcement officers are using digital tools to investigate traffic accidents.

What Retirement's Really Like

June 30, 2015

Law enforcement officers are used to not just keeping busy but having a purpose; staying mentally and physically active is key, say police retirees.

In-Door Defense

June 30, 2015

Angel Armor is proud of the level of protection and ease of use its expanded line of Ballistic Door Panels provides law enforcement officers while they're driving and on calls.

Clear Coverage

May 18, 2015

The Brooklyn ambush of NYPD Officers Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu in their cruiser last year inspired development of Hardwire LLC's Transparent Armor Window Insert.

RoboCop: Wearable Tech

April 28, 2015

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.

SmartProcure: Pricepoint Parity

April 17, 2015

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.

E-Citation Solutions

March 31, 2015

These products help make ticketing simpler and easier.

ALPR: Capturing Crime Leads

March 23, 2015

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.

SHOT Show 2015: Report from the Aisles

February 28, 2015

This year at the Shooting, Hunting, and Outdoor Trade (SHOT) Show in Las Vegas, law enforcement, military, and tactical products again permeated the aisles, spilling well beyond the area designated for law enforcement booths. Which means there's that much more for law enforcement officers to get excited about.

Cultivating a Relationship with Campus Police

February 28, 2015

If you're an officer working in a college town, you need to understand the operational differences and similarities between your agency and that of the local campus police or security force so you can all work together effectively.

About Face: Facial Recognition

January 30, 2015

Imagine you are working a rape case and you're trying to identify the perpetrator. He posted a video of the crime and a profile picture of himself on online. You can use the image to search for the individual via Vigilant Solutions' FaceSearch facial recognition software.

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