At the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) Conference in Philadelphia next week, Genetec Inc., a leading technology provider of unified security, public safety, operations, and business intelligence solutions, will showcase new and existing technology solutions, analytics, and initiatives designed to facilitate collaboration between law enforcement agencies, security departments, and the public, facilitating more effective first response and investigations.
October 18, 2017
Data that law enforcement collects indiscriminately from license plate readers on millions of motorists are not police "investigative records" that may be kept secret from the public, the California Supreme Court ruled Thursday.
September 1, 2017
Vigilant Solutions is now accepting nominations for the Best in Force award, an annual award recognizing law enforcement's innovative use of license plate recognition (LPR) and/or facial recognition (FR) technology.
June 30, 2017
The Virginia Supreme Court has agreed to hear a challenge over how long police can keep data from automated license plate readers, which police say can provide valuable investigative information.
June 28, 2017
Thomson Reuters, in collaboration with Vigilant Solutions, will integrate license plate recognition (LPR) data into its CLEAR investigation platform. Law enforcement professionals will be able to use CLEAR LPR to incorporate vehicle location information into comprehensive investigations of individuals and businesses.
June 19, 2017
Despite no show of public support, the state Senate Public Safety Committee on Tuesday passed a bill that would require law enforcement agencies in California to disclose all of the surveillance equipment they use to the public.
March 23, 2017
A Midwest police department that deployed Vigilant's license plate recognition (LPR) in a sobriety checkpoint operation reports improved officer safety and efficiency, as well as 28 enforcement actions for offenses.
February 21, 2017
NDI Recognition Systems’ license-plate reader technology helped Volusia County (FL) Sheriff's Office deputies arrest an armed robbery suspect.
February 6, 2017
Using Vigilant Solutions' investigative platform including license plate recognition (LPR), analytics and commercial data, a police department in the central United States has seized half a million dollars and 59 kilos of cocaine. The agency has asked not to be named in the release but is willing to speak to other law enforcement agencies about its experiences with the system.
December 6, 2016
Kustom Signals Inc., has introduced a new Long Range accessory for the LaserCam 4. The LaserCam 4 LR optical lens accessory is able to provide video or photo evidence that can identify registration plates (depending on region) at approximately 400 meters (1312 feet).
November 2, 2016
Vigilant Solutions is honoring the New Jersey State Police Regional Operations and Intelligence Center (ROIC) with the first annual "Best In Force" award recognizing the agency's outstanding use of Vigilant's investigative platform. The award includes a $5,000 donation to the New Jersey State Police Survivors of the Triangle fund.
October 26, 2016
Genetec Inc., provider of open-architecture, unified IP security solutions, announced AutoVu SharpV, a new fixed ALPR (automated license plate recognition) camera with onboard processing, highly precise settings, easy and flexible installation, and new affordable pricing.
October 17, 2016
Vigilant invites agencies to bring their open cases to IACP and let their team of retired law enforcement help them to develop leads using license plate recognition (LPR), analytics, and facial recognition.
October 14, 2016
Vigilant Solutions announced today that its fixed cameras are being used by the La Verne (CA) Police Department to improve the safety of the community. The network of 21 fixed cameras is having a noticeable impact on the department's ability to both protect its neighborhoods and close cases more rapidly.
September 8, 2016
Vigilant Solutions' license plate recognition (LPR) cameras and commercial LPR data are being used by Lee's Summit (MO) Police Department to improve safety for its residents, including the recent location and arrest of a homicide suspect.
February 18, 2016