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Top 4 Predictions for Public Safety in 2020

Steve Seoane,
New threats and recurring challenges often mark the start of a new year, placing greater demand on law enforcement and public safety agencies to remedy them. Though much is unknown about the future, public safety professionals should be aware…

3 Tips for Policing in Extreme Cold Weather

Sheriff Robert McGraw,
Extreme cold weather can present unique challenges to law enforcement. Discover how Clark County Sheriff's Office uses technology for more efficient policing in the winter months.

Why Are We Still Putting Officers at Risk?

Steve Seoane,
The most dangerous encounters law enforcement officers face aren't what you think. Find out how we can stop putting officers needlessly at risk.

Law Enforcement on Successfully Transitioning to NIBRS

GovThink,
Law enforcement agencies across the country will be required to comply with the National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) as of January 1, 2021.  Transitioning to NIBRS will bring about some challenges, though it will ultimately…

Will Widespread Drone Use in Public Safety Become a Reality?

Keith Singleton,
Many people are aware of the incredible advancements in commercial drone technology. Only a few years ago, the quadcopter was a marvel of ingenuity and science. The potential for various uses spawned a myriad of ideas in the private sector,…

How Law Enforcement Can Train more Effectively for Active Shooters

Bryan Clark,
CAD, GIS and Communication Integrations for Active Shooter Response and Training A quick look over the FBI’s statistics on the 277 active shooter incidents in the United States from 2000 to 2018 will quickly show you that no two incidents…

How Technology is Helping Shift the Public Perception on Police Engagements

GovThink
Is technology really helping to shift the public perception on police engagements? Police chiefs, sheriffs and other law enforcement leaders weigh in. Listen to why they believe tech has helped to build trust within the community and also boost officer morale.

Why Attending IACP 2019 Can Lead to Lower Crime Rates

Steve Seoane
You might be wondering in what ways would attending the IACP 2019 conference benefit your agency. How could attending a conference help your officers combat rising crime rates or solve the day-to-day problems affecting your citizens? Because…

How Technology is Detoxing the Opioid Crisis

GovThink
The opioid crisis has devastated communities from coast to coast, presenting a unique challenge to law enforcement on how best to respond. Hear what police chiefs and other law enforcement leaders are saying about how technology is changing public safety's approach to solving the opioid epidemic and allowing them to help their communities more effectively.

How Law Enforcement is Planning on Using Augmented Reality Technology

Steve Seoane
When it comes to digital innovation, the public safety sector is challenged to keep up with the consumer market, usually due to factors like budgetary constraints – not from a lack of desire. As technology rapidly advances and perpetrators…