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Will LE Adopt the 'Smart' Rifle?

June 17, 2013
Tracking Point Innovations hopes to change the way precision shooters calculate their shot by mounting "smart" aiming technology to a custom rifle. SWAT operators told POLICE Magazine they'll wait to see if it will hold up to duty use.

4 Useful Law Enforcement Apps

June 10, 2013
As smartphones and other mobile devices become more prevalent in law enforcement, officers search for reference apps that quickly bring actionable information to the field.

Night Optics Introduces iPhone Night Vision Adaptor

May 31, 2013
Night Optics USA, a Bushnell company, has begun selling night vision adaptor kits for the iPhone (4, 4s, and 5) that allow users to record video through various night vision weapon sights and optics.

TrustChip for Encrypted iPhone Calls

May 20, 2013
KoolSpan has developed a TrustChip that offers hardware-based encryption for voice on the iPhone 4 and 4S. The TrustChip is a fully hardened, self-contained security engine.

Using a Photo's Meta Data To Find a Location

May 10, 2013
Within most digital pictures, cameras store meta data called EXIF (Exchangeable Image File Format) within the header of the file. This data can give you major clues about the origin of the photo.

CrossFit App Arrives for iPhone, Android

May 3, 2013
WOD Programmer includes a clickable editor allowing users to pick the number of days to train per week to "place more focus on depending on the individual’s fitness goals."

Ringing iPhone Recovered from Prisoner's Rectum

April 25, 2013
A burglary suspect gave up a stolen iPhone earlier this week, after police found it ringing in his rectum while he was in a holding cell at the NYPD's West Village (6th Precinct) station.

Handling Cell Phones and Their Digital Evidence

April 18, 2013
Cell phones can provide investigators with a call history, text messages. and contact lists. They can also provide us with other valuable data that's sometimes overlooked.

NYPD Distributes 400 Smartphones To Officers

April 12, 2013
The Android phones, which cannot make or receive calls, enable officers on foot patrol to look up a person's criminal history and verify their identification by quickly gaining access to computerized arrest files, police photographs, and state DMV databases.

Pelican Introduces iPhone 5 Cases

April 5, 2013
Pelican Products has introduced the Vault and Protector rugged iPhone 5 cases in its Pelican ProGear line, the company announced.

App Review: Google Maps

April 5, 2013
For officers who aren't issued patrol vehicles equipped with GPS for positioning and call routing, Google Maps offers a very useful alternative. GPS will always be the best choice, but it's more costly, making Google Maps a tool that's within easy reach.

10 LE Mobile Apps

March 27, 2013

Check out our sampling of 10 mobile apps for smartphones and tablets that will ease your patrol workflow. For full write-ups on each app, read our feature, "10 Great LE Mobile Apps." Screenshots courtesy of vendors.

10 Great LE Mobile Apps

March 25, 2013

It's difficult to find a police officer—or a person, for that matter—who doesn't use a smartphone or tablet today. While these ubiquitous devices can be used to communicate, watch movies, and play games, they have also become serious work tools that many officers depend on.

Police Product Test: LifeProof iPhone 4S Case

March 23, 2013

I tested a police blue LifeProof case on my iPhone 4S for a month for this review. And I tortured the thing. It's klutz proof and I believe it's also cop proof.

Modular Smartphone Case

March 18, 2013
Blueline Sensors' new modular protective case for the iPhone 5 has mounting rails for attaching tactical tools including extended-reach search poles, quick change lenses, and the company's own line of SWAT and critical incident tactical microphones.

N.C. University Introduces Law Enforcement App

March 13, 2013
The University of North Carolina has developed an investigative mobile app for officers in that state called ASSET (Arrest, Search, and Seizure Electronic Tool), the university announced.

App Review: First Responder Support Tools

March 4, 2013
The First Responder Support Tools (FiRST) app for iOS, Android, and Windows can assist you with HazMat spill evacuation and IED standoff distances.

CPI's iPatrol App

February 1, 2013

Get real-time law enforcement information anywhere with the iPatrol app. With the iPatrol app your officers on foot, bikes, ATVs, boats or working undercover can run information queries anywhere. They get real-time NCIC, NLETS, state and local law enforcement information without the need for a dispatcher or laptop. Editor's note: This gallery is sponsored by CPI.

iPhone 5 Cases

January 21, 2013
The multi-layered Otter Box cover for the new iPhone 5 allows access to all of the phone's features and buttons while providing near-rugged protection.

Micro-Times' Attic Clear Extendable Pole

January 11, 2013

Attic Clear was developed in response to a customer request. It all began when Micro-Times owner and CEO Tony Leonti got a call from Rich Burdick, a lieutenant with the Palm Beach County (Fla.) Sheriff's Office.

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