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U.S. Customs and Border Protection to Use TRU4orce DVR

Tru4orce, a wholly owned subsidiary of Trivinci Systems LLC, has been awarded a contract to supply U.S. Customs and Border Protection with marine-grade multi-camera DVR systems to be installed on vessels used in the War on Drugs.

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Video: Suspect Disarms Texas Officer, Holds Her at Gunpoint During Robbery

Recently released video surveillance footage shows a suspected robber disarm and hold at gunpoint a female officer who was working a security detail at a mobile phone retail store in Houston earlier this month.

Triangle UAS Launches Real-Time Video Streaming System for Emergency Response

Launched at the 2019 Smart Cities Connect Conference & Expo, the new streaming solution from Triangle UAS is made to offer first responders, public safety officials, and smart cities a cost-effective solution for real-time video streaming from drones.

Genetec's Cloud Surveillance Increases Parking Lot Safety

The South Grand Community Improvement District (CID) in St. Louis, MO is using the Genetec Stratocast cloud-based video monitoring system to deter license plate theft in its parking lot and provide video access to the local police department to help reinforce security.

Japanese Police Install Nationwide Network of Surveillance Cameras to Protect Children

Citing concerns of increasing crimes targeting school children, the National Police Agency in Japan has begun to deploy a nationwide network of surveillance cameras along roads frequently used by children walking to and from school.

Fort Myers Police Department Launches a Real Time Crime Center

Read about the journey to the Fort Myers' RTCC and how the department has been transformed to a 21st century policing agency, leading to a drop in violence in the two months since the center went online.

Some Agencies Fitting K-9s with Cameras

It's so the officers can better assess what they are up against before they go into a situation. "If we have a really close encounter with armed people it doesn't work out well for anyone," said Shawn Gore, Portland, Oregon, police K-9 officer. "If we can gain distance it gives us lots of options to negotiate and de-escalate."

E10T UAV Thermal Imaging and Video Camera

Yuneec International has expanded its UAV payload offering with the E10T advanced thermal camera.

Texas DPS Releases Aerial Video of Pursuit that Ended in Gunfight, Explosion

The Texas Department of Public Safety posted a video to YouTube that had been taken from a helicopter surveilling Mark Conditt, the man suspected of a series of bombings that killed two people and injured five others around Austin. More Here.

Exclusive Police Survey: Body Cameras

Body cameras have become so important in contemporary law enforcement in a very short time that of the readers who responded that they are using them, 81% said they were required to use them by their agency. That puts these devices in the same category as uniforms and radios and duty guns.