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Big Tech’s Relationship with Law Enforcement

Big Tech’s Relationship with Law Enforcement

Posted: Thursday - 10.28.2021 @ 7:20pm

The relationship between big tech and policing relationship can be a double-edged sword: while the information gathered and stored by big tech companies is invaluable to law enforcement, it also opens up new questions and concerns about privacy and security.

How The Michigan State Government Is Planning To Boost Its Police Forces

How The Michigan State Government Is Planning To Boost Its Police Forces

Posted: Monday - 10.4.2021 @ 5:41pm

Since the pandemic started, Michigan has seen a notable rise in crime. In this article, we look at how the police department is aiming to use government COVID relief funding to help improve the situation.

The Origins Of 5 Pieces Of Police Equipment

The Origins Of 5 Pieces Of Police Equipment

Posted: Thursday - 9.2.2021 @ 5:51pm

Modern police equipment is hugely varied, spanning from the simple baton all the way to high-tech body cameras and radar guns. But how much do you know about where they came from? Here are five everyday police tools and their surprising backstories.

Kustom Insights: All You Need To Know About The Eagle 3

Kustom Insights: All You Need To Know About The Eagle 3

Posted: Tuesday - 8.24.2021 @ 1:40am

Besides being the smallest mounted RADAR on the market, the Eagle 3 comes with a wide array of features that make the enforcing of speed limits a much easier task. Speedy drivers, beware.

Bureau of Justice Assistance Releases $7.65 Million Grant to Support US Body Camera Programs

Bureau of Justice Assistance Releases $7.65 Million Grant to Support US Body Camera Programs

Posted: Wednesday - 7.21.2021 @ 2:32pm

Body-worn cameras (BWCs) have been increasing in popularity over recent years, and now the Justice Department is helping precincts all over the United States purchase their own. The Bureau of Justice Assistance is to release a $7.65 million grant for smaller departments to supply their officers with BWCs.

The Cream of the Crop: 4 Elite Police Forces from Around the World

The Cream of the Crop: 4 Elite Police Forces from Around the World

Posted: Sunday - 7.18.2021 @ 10:16pm

Thanks to media and pop culture, the entire world is well aware of the Special Weapons and Tactics teams that take on the most dangerous police work in the United States. They are highly trained individuals who undergo rigorous training. But fewer people know about the special operations teams in other countries, and the kind of work they take on.