When it comes to search and rescue (SAR) missions, every minute can mean the difference between life and death. For the men and women coordinating rescue operations, situational awareness is vitally important to SAR helicopter crews. New capabilities are now becoming available to greatly improve distress alerts, communications and crew safety for mission success.

McMurdo Presents: Future of Combat Search & Rescue at SAFE Symposium

Orolia, through its McMurdo brand, a Finalist in the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Awards, has announced that industry leaders Mark Cianciolo, VP Americas, and Dr. Gaurav Bajpai, Senior Scientist, will participate in two presentations on...
IMPORTANT: First Responders don’t have to change providers just because their state opts-in to FirstNet

First Responders Don’t Have to Change Providers for FirstNet

By Don Brittingham, Vice President, Public Safety Policy, Verizon There is always a lot of buzz when a new state announces their decision to “opt-in” to FirstNet. However, first responders must understand they...
Attivo Networks

Adaptive Deception Delivers Ops Agility to Outmaneuver Attackers

Attivo Networks, the leader in deception solutions for cybersecurity defense, and a Finalist in the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Awards, announces it's Adaptive Deception Campaigns, which use machine-learning to create and automate the deployment of campaigns...
Motorola Solutions unveiled a future incident command concept demonstration that uses mixed reality for a multi-dimensional view of events as they unfold for a SWAT team.

Motorola Solutions Redefining Public Safety Communications (Multi-Video)

Motorola Solutions introduced new integrated software-based communication solutions built specifically for the needs of police and first responders at the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) 2017, held at the...
A lot can happen in thirty seconds. Police officers on the street are used to the unexpected, but often an incident develops so quickly that there simply isn’t time to tell dispatch, call for backup or do anything other than react instinctively.

Deliver Real Time Alerts to Agency Upon Gun Draw (Learn More, Video)

Safariland, debuted a new partnered technology, developed in collaboration with Motorola Solutions, at the 2017 International Association of Chiefs of Police Conference (IACP), in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, from October 21-24. With this product, a Motorola...
Now, it’s easier than ever to collect and manage evidence from the community. With Axon Citizen, the public safety portal, you can invite individual witnesses – or an entire community – to submit photos and videos of an incident directly to your agency.

Axon Citizen, Portal for Citizens to Volunteer Evidence to Police (Video)

Axon, a global leader in connected law enforcement technologies, is releasing Axon Citizen, a public safety portal that allows community members to submit evidence directly to law enforcement agencies only for crimes...
FLIR Systems SkyWatch

FLIR to Unveil 2nd- Gen SkyWatch Mobile Surveil Tower at IACP (Video)

FLIR Systems, Four-Time Winner of the 2016 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, including Top Honors for the Best Investigation/ Surveillance/ Detection Product, and a Finalist in the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Awards, is unveiling their Next-Generation FLIR SkyWatch™ Mobile...
Sharp INTELLOS™ A-UGV

Sharp INTELLOS A-UGV Earns Two Industry Awards at ASIS (Multi-Video)

One year after product launch at ASIS International 2016, the Sharp INTELLOS Automated Unmanned Ground Vehicle (A-UGV) was awarded two industry honors during ASIS 2017 in Dallas, Texas, last month.  Sharp Electronics Corporation, a proud...

After the Storm Verizon Moves In to Support Public Safety (Multi-Video)

By Mike Maiorana, Senior Vice President, Verizon Enterprise Solutions - Public Sector Last month, we witnessed something unprecedented in recent memory: two major hurricanes making landfall in heavily populated areas in the...
SceneDoc is public safety’s new standard for data collection. By modernizing with the SceneDoc Platform, agencies operate with higher levels of clarity and control, with fewer moving parts, capturing data and reporting at the point of need.

SceneDoc & Tech Giants to Demo Mobile First Solutions at IACP 2017

SceneDoc will be joining forces with Samsung Electronics America and Motorola Solutions at IACP’s 124th Annual Conference and Exhibition from October 21-24th in Philadelphia, PA. The solution set represents a significant advancement for law enforcement. “Working closely with...