Officials with the New York Police Department believe that drones could help the city combat crime as well as help the fire department determine the extent of a fire.
SSI Staff · May 21, 2014
The Vallejo Police Department will launch Operation V-Cam, a city-wide surveillance program, to help curb crime.
SSI Staff · May 02, 2014
A homeowner severely wounds a policeman who had entered a residence after responding to a falsely activated intrusion alarm. An investigation finds a lack of adherence to proven monitoring procedures to avoid false dispatches. Details of went wrong are examined.
Rodney Bosch · March 19, 2014
A Southern California municipality tests the video surveillance waters with a system that keeps watch on busy intersections along main thoroughfares. To meet the city’s requirements, the project’s winning integrator provides a high-definition wireless solution that partly relies on solar power.
By Rodney Bosch · September 08, 2013
With the goal to deter crime in certain areas, as well as capture video of criminal activity, the Dauphin County Crimes Task Force will install 10 wireless cameras throughout this city.
May 08, 2013
Authorities used thermal imagery from a police helicopter to monitor the second Boston Marathon bombing suspect while he hid under a boat tarp for more than an hour.
April 24, 2013
The Albuquerque Police Department's new Real-Time Crime Center features a bank of 16 television screens, including a 90-inch monitor, and eight work stations.
April 24, 2013
Officials here have filed 37 lawsuits against businesses and organizations that have failed to pay thousands of dollars in false alarm fines.
December 03, 2012
AT&T has begun working with public safety agencies in Tennessee to determine the best way to allow citizens to send SMS/text messages to 911 systems.
October 07, 2012
The Law Enforcement and Emergency Services Video Association (LEVA) will host the 2012 LEVA Annual Training Conference, which will teach police departments on tight budgets the basics on forensic video.
September 03, 2012