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100X Force Protection Kit

March 30, 2012
The LRAD 100X Force Protection Kit is a lightweight, portable, self-contained and self-powered communication system that broadcasts powerful, intelligible voice commands and warning tones over large distances.

Which LE Technologies Would You Want for Handling a Crisis?

March 30, 2012
Raytheon's new Public Safety Regional Technology Center in Southern California provides an avenue for developing next-gen law enforcement technologies.

Mission Critical Conversations

March 27, 2012

The Columbine High School massacre underscored what can happen when tactical teams cannot communicate. Fast-forward 13 years, and such incompatibility still exists for many tactical teams, particularly those in mid-size to small departments.

Safemobile Introduces Android Tablets That Control Digital Radios

March 22, 2012
Safemobile Inc., introduce its radioPad and radioPod Android tablets that control the functions and the operation of digital radios, according to the company.

Police Radio Broadcasts Tenn. Cop's On-Duty Sex

March 19, 2012
A Memphis (Tenn.) Police Department officer has been suspended after his police radio broadcast him having sex in his cruiser to more than 30 colleagues at the station.

6 Crucial Contacts When Planning Event Security

March 8, 2012

When planning events, you'll want to involve the event coordinator (or committee); fire and ambulance services; information technology and communications; public works; the media; and organized volunteers.

Cellular Specialties Addresses 4G/LTE Capacity Issues at IWCE

February 24, 2012
An executive with Cellular Specialties Inc. (CSI) will discuss wireless-network capacity and 4G/LTE issues for public safety today at the International Wireless Communications Expo (IWCE) in Las Vegas.

Iowa Air National Guard Upgrades Communications to C4i SwitchplusIP

February 22, 2012
The Iowa Air National Guard's 132nd Fighter Wing has selected C4i's SwitchplusIP communications system. C4i's project management team completed the development, integration, installation, and training in early December. The installation consisted of a five-position SwitchplusIP system.

Will Police Radios and Smartphones Merge?

February 22, 2012

Many experts say the smartphone will not become a truly viable law enforcement tool until a new high-speed data (LTE) system for public safety is in place. But even with the current commercial cellular data system smartphones are playing a major role in law enforcement operations.

Harris Releases New Digital Mobile Radio Solution

February 15, 2012
Momentum is a scalable digital solution that offers feature-rich functionality over an open technology platform. This new family of Harris radios allows public safety, public service, municipal, utility and transportation agencies to meet the FCC's narrowbanding deadline.

Covia Labs Launches Communications Interoperability Platform

February 10, 2012
Covia Labs, Inc. has launched Alert & Respond, a software platform that offers a cost-effective way for public safety to integrate consumer smartphones and commercially available devices into their operations.

UCLA Research Lab Puts Emergency Responders' Needs First

February 3, 2012
The UCLA Public Safety Network Systems Laboratory is dedicated to advancing public safety through a focus on the development of networks and operations technologies, analysis of LTE technologies, adoption of devices such as smartphones, and establishment of standards for interoperable network systems.

Getting the Most Out of K-9 Units

December 19, 2011

K-9 teams are considered force multipliers. One K-9 team can do the work of many officers, which frees up officers for other duties. A K-9 team is an effective tool if its use is understood by those that call on them to support their operations.

Avtec Enlists With Digital Mobile Radio Association

December 15, 2011
Mission-critical console producer Avtec has joined the Digital Mobile Radio (DMR) Association, which represents many of the leading radio, console, and network suppliers.

Tennessee Highway Patrol Selects Motorola for $39M Radio Project

December 15, 2011
Motorola Solutions was chosen to implement the first phase of a statewide radio system in Tennessee that would bring new capabilities to state troopers and improved mutual aid coordination, according to officials.

Honeywell Launches QuietPro QP400 Communication System

October 12, 2011
The QuietPro QP400 was introduced at the AUSA 2011 annual meeting and exposition in Washington, D.C., Oct. 10-12. The QuietPro QP400 provides soldiers with smart personal hearing protection, situational awareness enhancement, and the clearest incoming and outgoing communication throughout the full spectrum of training and deployment operations.

Working with Tactical Flight Officers

October 1, 2011

Although many agencies are trying cost-cutting alternatives, it's been my experience as a field supervisor that there is no substitute for a helicopter in the air with a well-trained flight crew. Effective coordination between ground and air units is imperative.

Pryme Radio Introduces Foam Tips for Radio Accessories

September 30, 2011
Pryme Radio will begin including Hearing Components' Comply Foam Tips A-100 with its surveillance kits to increase user's situational awareness and comfort, the company announced.

Tait Replacement Battery

September 30, 2011
BatteryJack has announced the production of a replacement battery for the Tait TP9100 series radios. The battery is the first Tait replacement battery that BatteryJack has made. The BA-203 replacement battery will be made in two chemistries: 1700mAH Ni-CD and 2500mAH Ni-MH.

Loose Lips Sink Ships

September 22, 2011

It's always best to say as little as possible when interacting with citizens. Any sensitive information you provide could come back to bite you—and everyone else involved in the case. Here are some reminders of other wrongheaded ideas that could lead you to say or do something you shouldn't and royally muck up a case.

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