Posts Tagged ‘police’

Command & Control releases upgraded version of PoliceBox

PoliceBox

Coeus Software has released the latest version of PoliceBox, dubbed Amicite (v5.2.1), which reportedly introduces numerous new features to free up police radio communications and give Command & Control much greater management over the allocation of police resources. According to the manufacturer, PoliceBox minimises voice traffic to and from the Command & Control Centre by…

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FLIR IP surveillance system acts as force-multiplier for law enforcement

FLIR Latitude Network Video Management System (NVMS) improves security system management, evidence capture and real-time response for Port Angeles police. Crime prevention and public safety are top priorities for municipalities. However, limited staff and resources inhibit law enforcement from quickly and effectively responding to all incidents. By deploying FLIR’s advanced, enterprise–grade video solutions, police fleets…

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50 killed and scores wounded in Vegas festival shooting

At least 50 people have been killed and hundreds more injured after a shooting on the popular Las Vegas strip.  The incident took place outside the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino during the popular Route 91 country festival, where thousands of country music lovers had flocked to see popular musicians such as Brothers Osborne, Big &…

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Body-worn camera from B-Cam weighs less than a loaf

Body-worn camera from B-Cam weighs less than a loaf B-Cam is at the forefront of providing body worn camera solutions to those with in an interest in security at international events, clubs and security related events globally where high quality audio and video recordings are captured and used to facilitate in evidence management during criminal…

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Theresa May faces criticism over police cuts after London Bridge and Borough Market terror attack

Theresa May faces criticism over police cuts after London Bridge terror attacks

As the UK is rocked by terror for the third time in three months, Prime Minister Theresa May has said “enough is enough” and has announced plans to introduce new anti-terror laws, including regulation of the internet. However, in the wake of the terrible events at London Bridge and Borough Market on 3 June the PM has been sharply criticised by police officers and an ex-Counter Terror Officer for her cuts to the police force over the past few years, claiming that the ‘savings’ made have been at the expense of public safety.

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Kings Security has its eye on the ball

Kings Security has its eye on the ball

Kings Security CEO, Anthony King, has been announced as club captain of the England Police Rugby Union team (EPRUFC). Kings Security is the official sponsor of EPRUFC and has a long-standing history of working alongside the English police force. They are currently also main sponsor of the English Police Rugby League team.

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Alabama police fitted with Reveal RS2-X2 body cameras

Alabama police fitted with Reveal RS2-X2 body cameras

Alabama police fitted with Reveal RS2-X2 body cameras Earlier this year, Marcus Christianson of Greenville, Alabama Police Department outfitted police officers with Reveal RS2-X2 body cameras after an extensive search for a solution that matched his department’s needs. “I started researching body cameras years ago, long before Ferguson.” Christianson said. “Our in-car units were aging…

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Getting personal: on the beat with body worn cameras

Getting personal: on the beat with body worn cameras

Getting personal: on the beat with body worn cameras Tim Compston of SecurityNewsDesk discovers that body worn video cameras are increasingly in the frame to help protect police officers, workers and the wider community. As Body Worn Video (BWV) camera solutions expand their reach amongst police forces, and filter down to private security guards and customer-facing…

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