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Night-vision devices bring high-tech capabilities to surveillance operations or tactical scenarios. This technology, which was once available only to the U.S. military, has become much more affordable to law enforcement. Read our feature, "20 Things You Need to Know About Night Vision." Photos courtesy of vendors.
Night vision tools are less ubiquitous in law enforcement, but as prices fall, they are becoming more common. Yet many law enforcement officers are still confused about what night vision can and can't do and what they need to know before buying it.
Quite a few procurement officers have absolutely no idea what the folks in the field really need when it comes to night vision. Nor do they understand the different uses of thermal imaging versus light amplification and when they should be deployed.