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Drone use by law enforcement requires public support

The versatility of drones entices state and local law enforcement agencies, but they need to address the public's concerns before moving forward.
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    Adopting cloud computing solutions is a challenge for law enforcement

Adopting cloud computing solutions is a challenge for law enforcement

The hidden price of legacy technology is motivating law enforcement departments to try cloud computing—Software as a Service (SaaS), in particular—to bring down costs and increase flexibility.
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    State of the Union previews key initiatives to watch in 2015

State of the Union previews key initiatives to watch in 2015

The president's 2015 State of the Union highlights potential changes to cybersecurity, education and community Internet access.
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    Communities alter infrastructure to improve disaster preparedness

Communities alter infrastructure to improve disaster preparedness

To protect cities against the effects of increasingly volatile weather, officials are examining how best to alter infrastructures to mitigate storm damage.

2014 positions Envisage Technologies for success

Envisage Technologies continued to expand its partnerships and product features in 2014, further establishing itself as the leading software company for the public safety training and compliance industry.
January 1st, 2015|Training & Equipment|

How training impacted survival in 2014

This year marked notable advancements in training protocols for first responder disciplines, including law enforcement agents, emergency workers and even school teachers.
December 31st, 2014|Law Enforcement, Military, Readiness|

Trends in disaster preparation for 2014

Agencies across the U.S. have adopted and expanded measures to improve disaster preparation in 2014, from cross-training professionals to implementing policies that promote continuous assessment.
December 22nd, 2014|Public Safety, Readiness|

Clear communication has more impact than military equipment

While departments evaluate the appropriateness of police militarization, researchers are looking for ways to improve the communication and judgment of officers who face stressful encounters with potentially lethal threats.
December 17th, 2014|Law Enforcement, Readiness|

First responder technology trends in 2014

As 2014 comes to an end, many technologies—including drones, body cameras and virtual shooting ranges—stood out that promise to improve the safety and performance of first responder professionals.
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    Online game encourages disaster preparedness through social sharing

Online game encourages disaster preparedness through social sharing

The 30 Days, 30 Ways Challenge, an online game run by CRESA, encourages people and organizations to prepare for disasters by completing daily tasks.
December 11th, 2014|Public Safety, Readiness|