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Axon Sues Federal Trade Commission Over Vievu Merger Complaint
Rick Smith, Axon's CEO, says the lawsuit will not have any effect on the company's ability to provide law enforcement agencies with video evidence capture and management tools and less-lethal weapons. "Typically these things take two to four years to sort out," he explains.
January 9, 2020
NYPD Suspends Use of Vievu LE-5 Body Camera After Explosion, Investigation Under Way
“The incident revealed a potential for the battery inside the camera to ignite,” the NYPD said in a statement. “The cause and scope of the defect are currently being investigated.”
October 24, 2018
Axon Acquires Vievu from Safariland Group
“We are thrilled to be joining forces with Vievu, a company with an established track record in the law enforcement community that shares our mission of saving lives,” says Axon CEO and founder Rick Smith.
May 4, 2018
Vievu Body Cameras on Patrol with Major Agencies
Oakland PD was an early advocate of Vievu body camera technology and has been using the company's products since 2010. The department currently has 775 cameras; most of them the Vievu LE3 model. Now the department is moving to upgrade all of its officers' cameras to the latest Vievu model, the LE5.
December 8, 2017
IACP 2017: Best of Show
Here's a look at the products that caught our eye at this year's International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) show held at Philadelphia's Pennsylvania Convention Center.
December 4, 2017
Digital Ally Receives Initial Order for VuLink Technology from Vievu
The VuLink will allow Vievu’s cameras to receive wireless triggers from emergency lights, speed thresholds, or even from a Digital Ally in-car video system to automatically activate a recording without requiring officers to manually start the recording.
October 30, 2017
Vievu VeriPatrol Evidence Management System Now Offered for LE5 LITE Body-Worn Camera
Safariland Vievu, a brand of The Safariland Group, has announced an expansion to its VeriPatrol On-site Video Management System, now featuring compatibility with the LE5 Lite body-worn camera.
October 25, 2017
Vievu Adds Digital Ally’s Camera Auto-Activation System to Body Cameras
This system will allow Vievu and Digital Ally to implement a car-based auto-activation system that initiates recording on Vievu LE4 and LE5 body-worn cameras.
October 23, 2017
Digital Ally Introduces VuLink Pro In-Vehicle Connectivity for Body Cameras
Features of the new VuLink Pro include all of the capabilities of the original VuLink plus wireless transfer of digital video files.
October 23, 2017
Vievu Introduces Body-Worn Camera with Selectable Field of View and Auto Activation Capabilities
The Bluetooth-enabled LE5 camera boasts two industry firsts: a user-selectable field of view and USB-C connection, according to Vievu. The LE5 camera is fully configurable to capture 95 degrees, which replicates the human eye, a narrower 70 degrees for a focused view, or a wide-angle 120 degrees. The USB-C connection provides fast charging, high speed and its symmetrical and reversible design allows easy docking.
October 19, 2017
Vievu Introduces the ClipLock Universal Body-Worn Camera Mounting System
Based on input from law enforcement officers throughout the U.S., Safariland Vievu designed the ClipLock mounting system to allow officers to switch body-camera mounts without having to use any tools. By using this improved attachment system, officers now have more options when mounting their Safariland VIEVU body-worn camera. The ClipLock system can be used on anything from lighter-weight uniform shirts, to external armor carriers and heavier winter coats.
October 19, 2017
Vievu LE5 Lite
Lightweight, rugged, and weatherproof, the Vievu LE5 Lite body-worn camera is WiFi-enabled.
July 26, 2017
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