Public Safety

How Mobility Will Help Solve the Two Biggest Challenges in Public Safety

Steve Seoane
Incorporating the advantages of mobility into public safety is the new minimum expectation.  Mobile devices provide instant communication relative to incident information, provide mapping and situational data that enhances productivity,…

How to Avoid the Major 4 Challenges of Transitioning to NIBRS

Steve Seoane
Come January 1, 2021, the FBI will complete its transition to the National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) as its sole crime data collection method. With support from major law enforcement organizations like the International Association…

3 Ways NIBRS Will Help Agencies Combat Public Safety Issues: From the Opioid Crisis and Wildfires to Cybercrime

Steve Seoane
Nearly every American knows someone who has been affected by any number of public safety issues, whether theft of personal data, a natural disaster or the opioid epidemic. With better crime data reporting, however, that number could be lower. …

How Technology has Changed Public Safety for the Better

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From helping to lower emergency response time to building stronger community relations, technology has had a profound impact on public safety. Hear what police chiefs and other law enforcement leaders have to say on how technology has changed public safety for the better and how it's helped agencies keep their communities safer.

Everything Law Enforcement Agencies Should Know About the Benefits of Transitioning to NIBRS

Steve Seoane,
Every law enforcement agency in the country will be required to comply with the National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) by January 1, 2021. The clock is ticking – is your agency ready? The FBI is rolling out the new standard in…

5 Strategies for Technology Buy-In

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Guest Authors: Nequella Battle, IT Services Manager, Durham County Sheriff’s Office, NC Jaime Helms, Data Analyst/Systems Training, Durham County Sheriff’s Office, NC Evaluating and then implementing new technology is a challenge…

Using Tech Tools for Safer Citizen Interactions

Zachary Flores
Incidents involving those struggling with mental health issues is always a challenge for law enforcement. Chief Zachary Flores from Sherman Police Department in Texas shares how one call kickstarted their mental health policing program, Project HELP, and how its tech tools help better respond to the mental health crisis

Law Enforcement on the Future of Artificial Intelligence

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Whether it’s through a deeper, more effective analysis of data or catching criminals on the run, law enforcement is embracing the potential AI can bring to public safety and citizens alike. Discover what sheriffs, chiefs and other law enforcement leaders have to say about AI

4 Things to See at IAFC 2019

Steve Seoane
From fighting fires to training the fire service leaders of tomorrow, check out the 4 things you need to see if you're attending IAFC's annual FRI 2019 expo and conference in Atlanta, Georgia