Make this page my home page
  1. Drag the home icon in this panel and drop it onto the "house icon" in the tool bar for the browser

  2. Select "Yes" from the popup window and you're done!

May 21, 2013
Print Comment RSS

Big police technology shrinks to fit next-generation squads

By PoliceOne Staff

A security firm that developed a suitcase-size crime-fighting device has been tasked with shrinking their product down to fit easily into a squad — which resulted in the VHS-sized mini-MIDAS.

Daetech Systems originally created MIDAS — Mobile Image and Data Acquisition System — which is used by police and counter-terrorist investigators to gather evidence at a crime scene by plugging into any number of things, from a smartphone to a vintage video recorder to retrieve evidence.

Request product info from top Investigation Software companies.
First: *
Last: *
Department: *
Department size: *
Email: *
Zip Code: *
Telephone: *
I recommend or purchase products for my Department: *
Purchasing Timeframe: *
*Required Field

The new, smaller version can connect to a car’s on-board computer, or to a laptop so that it can be taken into the field, according to Manchester Evening News.

Recovered files such as audio, video, and photos, are instantly forensically verified to ensure the integrity of the evidence and the officer can add extra data like the location of the incident and device type.



PoliceOne Offers


Investigation Software Sponsors

Featured Products

LexisNexis Accurint for Law Enforcement

LexisNexis Accurint for Law Enforcement



Criminal Investigation Case Software - FREE DEMO

Criminal Investigation Case Software - FREE DEMO




Featured Videos

Top Product Articles

Featured Deals

Featured Product Categories

Investigation Software Questions

PoliceOne Offers