police militarization

police militarization

manchester terrorist attack

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  Soldiers have been sent on to Britain’s streets to help the police following the Manchester terrorist attack which killed at least 22 people including...
special forces

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Russia’s military is often seen as a bit backward compared to NATO allies and the U.S. — with dated equipment, low budgets, and problematic...
coast guard

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The U.S. Coast Guard cutter Stratton is patrolling south of the Guatemala-El Salvador border, along the biggest narcotics smuggling corridor in the world, attempting...
weaponized drones

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Weaponized drones represent a future for policing — and could be a necessary option in moments when lives are at stake, as some lawmakers...
policemen vests

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  A group of bioengineering students from Vanderbilt University in Tennessee has found a way to leverage technology to protect police officers nationwide. Their quest started...
counter-terror

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Two specialist UAVs designed specifically for counter-terror operations were showcased by the French company CM Drones at a recent international exhibition. The company promoted...
swat robot

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Students in Southwestern Community College’s mechatronics engineering program have created a SWAT (Special Weapons and Tactics) robot for the Macon County Sheriff’s Office. The...
CIA

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New apps enable law enforcement, first responders and security teams to communicate with other team members in a reliable and secure network using a...
training

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Praetorian Digital, a digital media company in the public safety and local government market, recently announced that TASER International has selected the company’s PoliceOne...
shield

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  A new shield offers multi-hit protection from armor-piercing rifle bullets and is easily carried by a single armed shield operator. The shield is constructed...
injured officer

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First police agency in the US is to use a new technology which many say could be the difference between life and death. The...
law enforcement cars

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Law enforcement cars will be equipped with a new protection technology. FCA US LLC, an established automaker, recently declared that effective immediately, all 2017...
taser

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The TASER X2 incorporates law enforcement agencies’ most requested features such as a backup shot, dual lasers, and a warning arc to protect life...
rifle

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Beretta unveiled it’s new Tikka T3X TAC A1 tactical bolt-action rifle at SHOT Show 2017. Tikka rifles are made in Finland. According to Tikka’s website,...
high-speed pursuit

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The cost of high-speed pursuit can be high: there is a risk of injury or death to officers, bystanders, and offenders, financial exposure for...
gun-mounted camera

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  While body cameras are becoming more popular among law enforcement teams, gun-mounted cameras provide a better point of view, since they are usually aimed...
firearms training simulation

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Various firearms training solutions that test and improve shooting and judgment skills will be showcased by Cubic Global Defense (CGD), at SHOT Show held...

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Door breaching devices are one of the tools used by SWAT teams and other security forces in counter-terrorism and police operations. India’s security personnel fighting...

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Close quarter battle (CQB) carbines are a crucial weapon for the Indian Army for its counter-terrorism operations in the Kashmir Valley. Worried about the...

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During recent years, mass shooting incidents have become a possible threat in the US. New technologies offer innovative solutions to the illegal use of...

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