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Digital Evidence 101

Discover New Crime Patterns Hidden In Your Data

84% of agencies are still using Excel for crime analysis. See if making the transition to a purpose-built software solution is right for you.

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Trends

KWWL News 7

New Body Cameras Explained

Watch how West Union, IA police are using cloud technology to upload video from their body-worn cameras.

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Voice of Ontario Police Leaders

Choosing a Crime Analytics Platform

Crime analysis isn’t exactly new, but the technology used to get the job done is constantly changing and improving. Here are a few of the key considerations agencies should make before investing in a solution.

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Police Executive Research Forum

Citizens Perceptions of Body-Worn Cameras

Police body camera adoption continues to rise at a rapid pace as agencies take note of the impact they have on officers’ use of force and citizen complaints. Find out more about public perception in this study conducted by PERF.

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Case Studies

Hear from Detroit PD’s Captain Mark Thornton

See how, within days, Detroit police closed a case that would typically take months to resolve.

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Integrated Mapping Helps to Serve Community

9-1-1 Dispatcher Michael Breyer explains why CallWorks mapping feature helps him better serve his community.

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Webinars

Reducing Complexity, Time and Cost of P25 Radio Management

Looking for ways to dynamically change your radio management operations? As two-way radios continue to evolve with advancements in hardware, join us to learn how to successfully address these new challenges.

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Resources

Jason Bernard

Jason balances his knowledge of today’s advanced technologies with practical user experience to provide departments the tools to help keep both their citizens and first responders safe.

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The New Reality of Situational Awareness

Hear from agencies around North America about how they use intelligence­-led policing solutions to improve situational awareness and help keep their first responders and cities safe.

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Listen In: Insight into Audio Design

See how the best-in-class audio design of our APX radios was built into the system of the Si500 for maximum effectiveness in the field.

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Perspectives

Fresh Ideas In Public Safety

Case Studies

Hear from Detroit PD’s Captain Mark Thornton

See how, within days, Detroit police closed a case that would typically take months to resolve.

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Integrated Mapping Helps to Serve Community

9-1-1 Dispatcher Michael Breyer explains why CallWorks mapping feature helps him better serve his community.

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Enhancing Citizen Safety with Leading Edge Technology

See how Gloucester County relies on Motorola Solutions CallWorks to keep their dispatch center informed and their community safe.

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A Safer, Better Connected Community

City of Chattanooga and Hamilton County increase coverage and interoperability, thereby improving safety and response for their citizens.

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A History Spent Preparing for the Future

From the moment a 9-1-1 call is received, every second counts. And for more than 20 years, Saginaw County has relied on Motorola Solutions for the equipment they need to improve response times, efficiently allocate resources and to provide critical information where and when it's needed.

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Modernizing Communication Technology to Strengthen Public Safety

City of Virginia Beach police, fire, EMS and the Sheriff's Office connect to improve response, awareness and lifecycle management with ASTRO 25 network infrastructure and APX radios.

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More Than Just a Voice

See how Prince George’s County’s real-time dispatch and integrated technologies quickly link citizens to help in times of need.

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Fighting Crime with Technology

Hear from Asst. Chief James White about how Detroit Police Department is using video and data to close cases faster.

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The Next Level of Interoperability

Watch how Michigan can handle situations more safely and effectively now that everyone's on the same line.

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Nashville tunes in to smart dispatch

See how Music City coordinates all emergency services for the 1.4 million-plus calls it receives yearly.

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Webinars

Reducing Complexity, Time and Cost of P25 Radio Management

Looking for ways to dynamically change your radio management operations? As two-way radios continue to evolve with advancements in hardware, join us to learn how to successfully address these new challenges.

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Help answer the mobile location challenge with dispatch integration

In this on-demand webinar recording, Zooming In Closer To The Citizen In Need With Dispatch Integration, hear about the technology that can help agencies provide precise location and enhanced data to 9-1-1 call takers, dispatchers, and first responders.

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Streamline the Workflow from
Citizen to Call-taker to Dispatch

In this on-demand webinar recording, Initiate A Response Faster By Capturing Every Incident Detail, hear from a seasoned PSAP professional about the steps agencies can take now to improve the speed and accuracy of their workflow.

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How to Build a Successful
Body-Worn Camera Program

Writing a policy based on industry research. Planning for chain-of-custody issues. Managing judicial access and FOIA requests. See how Boulder County Sheriff’s Office designed their body-worn camera program.

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Get Exclusive Access to Public Safety Innovators

Learn how to transform your growing data sources to increase community and responder safety in the 2017 Smart Public Safety Solutions webinar series.

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Resources

Jason Bernard

Jason balances his knowledge of today’s advanced technologies with practical user experience to provide departments the tools to help keep both their citizens and first responders safe.

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The New Reality of Situational Awareness

Hear from agencies around North America about how they use intelligence­-led policing solutions to improve situational awareness and help keep their first responders and cities safe.

Watch Now

Listen In: Insight into Audio Design

See how the best-in-class audio design of our APX radios was built into the system of the Si500 for maximum effectiveness in the field.

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What is Your Role in Public Safety?

Whether you are planning for the unexpected or responding to real-time incidents, discover how our Smart Public Safety Solutions can support your needs.

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DJ Seals

DJ’s unparalleled dedication to law enforcement has given him the experience and knowledge to cultivate an atmosphere of trust in the pursuit of truth.

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Planning for the Unpredictable: Steps to Maximize Network Uptime

Discover critical steps to take during a disaster in order to rapidly respond to unforeseen network outages, because every second counts.

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Choose the Right Crime Analytics Solution for You

Selecting the right crime analytics platform for your agency is a big decision. With the help of this Q&A, you will have the information and the confidence you need to choose the right technology.

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MOBILE INTELLIGENCE

Data has limitless potential to make cities safer. Harness it with mobile intelligence.

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Jerry Napolitano

Jerry's highly technical approach to problem solving, developed from a long career as a wireless solutions professional, helps him continue to design winning solutions to meet the complex needs of public safety agencies.

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A Saving Grace for the Lost

For young people who've been abused and traumatized, Officer Lourdes Nieto gives them hope by inspiring victims of human trafficking. She was named an American Red Cross 2016 Law Enforcement Hero for going beyond the call of duty.

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Predictive Crime Analytics vs. Hotspotting

As your agency tries to do more with fewer resources, leverage the power of predictive analytics to leverage deeper data, specific prediction outcomes, and more accurate, directed patrols.

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ACCESS DATA IS NOW MISSION CRITICAL

Learn why over 90 percent of agencies say real-time data is key to improving community policing.

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Karen Carlson

After over a decade managing and improving 9-1-1 communications center operations, Karen helps her peers maximize efficiency and safety.

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The “1,000 Year Flood” Rescue

In honor of Police Week and all the fallen officers, we’re proud to honor Trooper Gabriel M. Colbert for his extraordinary act of selfless courage.

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Fewer Devices. More Wearability Options.

See how an officer in the airport with three radios, a tablet, a cellphone and a remote speaker microphone inspired the design of our state-of-the-art body camera.

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Device design. Asked and answered.

With the aid of feedback from officers, body-worn cameras are evolving to build transparency and trust.

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Thanks to our heroes

First responders are the guardians that protect us. We stand by them. We always have and we always will. Learn why #dutyrunsdeep.

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Jason Hutchens

Read more about an attorney, professor and public safety practitioner, who helps agencies tackle their challenges.

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Perspectives