The Homeland Security Act of 2002 defines the term "first responder" as “individuals who, in the early stages of an incident, are responsible for the protection and preservation of life, property, evidence, and the environment.” Who better,…
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Governments are the stewards of the citizens and have a hard
task of delivering high quality services to citizens while managing tight
budgets. Greater investments have been made in categories like education, public
welfare and roadways –…
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The City of Chicago has just made one of the largest public safety software deals of the past decade. Find out how they are enabling faster, more efficient emergency response for a city of 2.7 million.
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Municipal governments house enormous amounts of data on everything from finances and infrastructure assets to local businesses and citizens. This is how they protect that data.
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Tackling environmental issues and leaving a legacy of sustainability for future generations are urgent priorities for many citizens and governments alike. These three cities have figured out the recipe for success.
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Despite the majority of interactions between law enforcement and citizens having no use of force, the narrative on social media often portrays the opposite. This makes an already challenging job even more difficult for law enforcement officers.…
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about starting a drone program at your agency? Are you debating whether or not
it would be a good fit for your officers or deputies? Here are 6 of the most
common questions that law enforcement agencies should ask when considering
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Benjamin Franklin once said that nothing is certain in the world but death and taxes. If one thing is certain about taxes, however, it’s that the laws surrounding them often change. In 2020, many new and complex changes to tax laws will be…
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