Law Enforcement http://americancityandcounty.com/taxonomy/term/32170/more en Governments spend heavily for translation and foreign language services http://americancityandcounty.com/coop-solutions/governments-spend-heavily-translation-and-foreign-language-services <div class="field-deck"> Cooperative contract with United Language Group aims to fill gap </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Cities and counties need language services in many areas, says Don DePalma, founder of the Common Sense Advisory research firm. Language Select has been awarded U.S. Communities’ cooperative contract for foreign language interpretation, translation and related services.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/coop-solutions/governments-spend-heavily-translation-and-foreign-language-services" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/coop-solutions/governments-spend-heavily-translation-and-foreign-language-services#comments Coop Solutions Cooperative Purchasing Law Enforcement Law Enforcement GPN Administration Tue, 22 Aug 2017 18:23:00 +0000 70821 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>Don DePalma</p> Alcohol monitoring technology safeguards public in Volunteer State http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/alcohol-monitoring-technology-safeguards-public-volunteer-state <div class="node-body article-body">The Hamilton County, Tenn., Corrections Department uses SCRAM Continuous Alcohol Monitoring (SCRAM CAM) and SCRAM Remote Breath systems to monitor alcohol-involved offenders.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/alcohol-monitoring-technology-safeguards-public-volunteer-state" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/alcohol-monitoring-technology-safeguards-public-volunteer-state#comments Products at Work Law Enforcement Law Enforcement Technology Technology Wed, 24 Aug 2016 21:29:00 +0000 72911 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>In the photo: A client using a SCRAM Remote Breath instrument.</p> Pennsylvania town uses wireless network to crack the case http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/pennsylvania-town-uses-wireless-network-crack-case <div class="field-byline"> Michael Keating and Jason Axelrod </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Media, Pa., uses a private wireless network from Rajant, called Kinetic Mesh, that supports a terabyte of high-definition video storage.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/pennsylvania-town-uses-wireless-network-crack-case" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/pennsylvania-town-uses-wireless-network-crack-case#comments Products at Work Law Enforcement Law Enforcement Technology Smart Cities Technology Wed, 29 Jun 2016 21:26:00 +0000 71911 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>In the photo: the Rajant CacheCrumb, an all-in-one edge webserver. The device is a component in the Rajant system.</p> Storage equipment vendor wins cooperative contract (with related video) http://americancityandcounty.com/buildings-facilities/storage-equipment-vendor-wins-cooperative-contract-related-video <div class="node-body article-body">The county of DuPage, Ill., has awarded Spacesaver Corp. a contract that will be made available nationally by the National Intergovernmental Purchasing Alliance.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/buildings-facilities/storage-equipment-vendor-wins-cooperative-contract-related-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/buildings-facilities/storage-equipment-vendor-wins-cooperative-contract-related-video#comments Buildings & Facilities Contracts Facilities Cooperative Purchasing Law Enforcement Law Enforcement Strategic Sourcing Mon, 27 Jun 2016 19:25:00 +0000 71861 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>In the photo: At the Skokie, Ill., Police Department, 47 Spacesaver gear bag lockers have been installed for officers&#39; use at the end of their shifts. The photo shows the locker installation. All Spacesaver products are engineered and manufactured in the USA.</p> Police video storage setups: Some important considerations (with related video) http://americancityandcounty.com/law-enforcement/police-video-storage-setups-some-important-considerations-related-video <div class="node-body article-body">Lieutenant Daniel Zehnder of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department talks about police video storage issues and trends.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/law-enforcement/police-video-storage-setups-some-important-considerations-related-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/law-enforcement/police-video-storage-setups-some-important-considerations-related-video#comments Law Enforcement Law Enforcement Technology Smart Cities Technology Thu, 16 Jun 2016 21:46:00 +0000 71691 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>Daniel Zehnder</p> Anti-terrorist barricade halts loaded truck in test (with related video) http://americancityandcounty.com/security-fire-control/anti-terrorist-barricade-halts-loaded-truck-test-related-video <div class="node-body article-body">The HD2055 electromechanically controlled anti-terrorist barricade from Delta Scientific has successfully passed a key crash test.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/security-fire-control/anti-terrorist-barricade-halts-loaded-truck-test-related-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/security-fire-control/anti-terrorist-barricade-halts-loaded-truck-test-related-video#comments Facilities Homeland Security Government Security Law Enforcement Security & Fire Control Wed, 15 Jun 2016 18:55:00 +0000 71671 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>In the photo: Harry Dickinson, president of Delta Scientific, stands in front of the D2055 anti-terrorist barricade that successfully passed an important crash test.</p> Vendors forecast a variety of Internet of Things applications in local government http://americancityandcounty.com/technology/vendors-forecast-variety-internet-things-applications-local-government <div class="node-body article-body">Which Internet of Things applications will local governments most likely adopt? Experts from Ingenu and Quantum make their predictions. </div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/technology/vendors-forecast-variety-internet-things-applications-local-government" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/technology/vendors-forecast-variety-internet-things-applications-local-government#comments Law Enforcement Law Enforcement Public Works Technology Smart Cities Public Works Technology Tue, 14 Jun 2016 20:40:00 +0000 71611 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>Wayne Arvidson</p> Kia dealer is raising funds for sheriff’s K-9 unit http://americancityandcounty.com/law-enforcement/kia-dealer-raising-funds-sheriff-s-k-9-unit <div class="node-body article-body">An Ohio Kia dealer is raising money to pay for needed K-9 safety equipment for the Medina County sheriff's department. </div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/law-enforcement/kia-dealer-raising-funds-sheriff-s-k-9-unit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/law-enforcement/kia-dealer-raising-funds-sheriff-s-k-9-unit#comments Fleets Vehicles Law Enforcement Law Enforcement Tue, 31 May 2016 19:46:00 +0000 71391 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>Medina County (Ohio) Sheriff&#39;s Deputy Dan Kohler kneels besides K9 Apollo.</p> Media management helps Arizona task force decrease investigation time http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/media-management-helps-arizona-task-force-decrease-investigation-time <div class="node-body article-body">An image and video management platform has decreased the time needed for an Arizona task force to complete investigations.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/media-management-helps-arizona-task-force-decrease-investigation-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/media-management-helps-arizona-task-force-decrease-investigation-time#comments Products at Work Hardware & Software Law Enforcement Law Enforcement Technology Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:02:00 +0000 70921 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>The Griffeye Analyze solution (formerly NetClean Analyze) helps AZICAC investigators store image evidence and sort it efficiently.</p> Truck package enables police to deliver public safety services (with related video) http://americancityandcounty.com/vehicles/truck-package-enables-police-deliver-public-safety-services-related-video <div class="node-body article-body">The 2016 Ford F-150 Special Service Vehicle package is for law enforcement and other public service tasks. </div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/vehicles/truck-package-enables-police-deliver-public-safety-services-related-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/vehicles/truck-package-enables-police-deliver-public-safety-services-related-video#comments Fleets Vehicles Law Enforcement Law Enforcement Wed, 20 Apr 2016 19:44:00 +0000 70761 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>In the photo: The 2016 Ford F-150 Special Service Vehicle package with K-9 compartment.</p>