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Seattle police to review property-crime response

Chief has heard community concerns regarding how department responds to property crime, including the amount of time 911 callers wait for response - Full Story

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After testing, LAPD to equip officers with TASER body cams

Next step is to discuss labor issues and policies for using the cameras and storage system - Full Story

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FDNY: New York City's 911 system down for 2 hours

FDNY officials say dispatchers worked manually during the outage and sent out emergency crews by radio.

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FDNY: New York City's 911 system down for 2 hours

FDNY officials say dispatchers worked manually during the outage and sent out emergency crews by radio - Full Story

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Simple form helps officers expedite mental illness calls Force Science Institute - Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts

Simple form helps officers expedite mental illness calls

The Brief Mental Health Screener (BMHS) was developed primarily by Ron Hoffman, PhD, a former Toronto constable who now serves as coordinator of mental health training at the Ontario (Canada) Police College - Full Story

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A cop's split-second decision: Real or replica? P1 Community - The Question

A cop's split-second decision: Real or replica?

A question posted on Quora asked, “What's it like to be a police officer who sees a kid with what looks like a real gun?” 20-year veteran Of... - Full Story

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IACP 2014: How cops can safeguard children of arrested parents

IACP 2014: How cops can safeguard children of arrested parents

For children, seeing a parent get cuffed and put into the back of a squad can can have a lifelong impact. - Full Story

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Firefighter creates live-streaming body cam with reliable storage solution

The Oncall body camera has the capability to transmit live video, audio, high quality snapshots, and GPS location in real time back to a command center.

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Firefighter creates live-streaming body cam with reliable storage solution Loraine Burger - Perspectives on Policing

Firefighter creates live-streaming body cam with reliable storage solution

The Oncall body camera has the capability to transmit live video, audio, high quality snapshots, and GPS location in real time back to a command center - Full Story

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IACP Quick Take: When should you view your body cam footage? Loraine Burger - Perspectives on Policing

IACP Quick Take: When should you view your body cam footage?

The body camera will pick up things that you missed, and likewise you will see things the camera can't capture - Full Story



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