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The Fantastic Four: Tech Innovations that will soon become essential

The Fantastic Four: Tech Innovations that will soon become essential

Posted: Sunday - 10.11.2020 @ 10:26pm

You could accurately say that the police’s ultimate goal of keeping society safe is becoming both easier and more difficult at the same time, and this can be attributed to technology...

Police Response to Domestic Violence Calls During Covid-19

Police Response to Domestic Violence Calls During Covid-19

Posted: Sunday - 10.4.2020 @ 9:38pm

Victims of domestic violence (DV) are yet another casualty of the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. When American citizens were advised to stay home this spring, police departments across the country reported a decrease in the incidence of crimes such as car theft and armed robberies. DV calls, however, increased sharply.

Stronger than Kevlar? The latest in Bulletproof Tech

Stronger than Kevlar? The latest in Bulletproof Tech

Posted: Friday - 8.28.2020 @ 1:56am

Bulletproof vests are commonly made from a material called Kevlar, which apart from also being found in military grade body armor, can appear in frying pans, parachutes, sneakers, tennis rackets and smartphones.

The law enforcement innovations that lower crime rates around the world

The law enforcement innovations that lower crime rates around the world

Posted: Wednesday - 8.12.2020 @ 9:32pm

A combination of technology and innovation around the world can help US police departments in multiple ways; from ensuring personal safety, to improving relationships with the community. What can we learn from the most recent developments in policing?

The Speeding Pandemic that has Taken Hold of America’s Roads During COVID-19

The Speeding Pandemic that has Taken Hold of America’s Roads During COVID-19

Posted: Sunday - 7.19.2020 @ 7:36pm

According to the transportation-data firm Inrix, at the beginning of the restrictions enforced by the government to prevent the spread of COVID-19, traffic nationwide decreased 41 percent compared with pre-pandemic volumes...

3 Versatile Devices to Enhance Everyday Officer Safety and Effectiveness

3 Versatile Devices to Enhance Everyday Officer Safety and Effectiveness

Posted: Wednesday - 7.8.2020 @ 11:43pm

Regardless of gender, race or age, 46% of officers associated with being “nearly always” or “often” preoccupied with their physical safety, whilst men and new officers are more likely to report violent encounters.