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- Someone is watching you--or not. // Architectural Record;Mar1996, Vol. 184 Issue 3, p11
Reports that the installation of acoustic sensors that can pinpoint gunshots within ten yards has reduced the crime rate in Redwood, California.
- BAE Systems introduces handheld thermal imagers for law enforcement. McHale, John // Military & Aerospace Electronics;Sep2004, Vol. 15 Issue 9, p7
Reports that military technology specialist BAE Systems Information & Electronic Warfare Systems has introduced the HHC100 Series handheld thermal imager designed specifically for law enforcement and first responder applications. Features of the electronic security system; Variants of the...
- The Political Economy of Surveillance in the (Wannabe) Global City. Clavell, Gemma Galdon // Surveillance & Society;2011, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p523
The author discusses the need to determine the economic, social, and financial significance of surveillance measures like closed circuit television (CCTV) systems used to control incivility and crimes in Barcelona, Spain. She is critical that the 2-camera CCTV system has not helped the police in...
- Five Minute Tech Quiz. Pollack, Roy // SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing;May2014, Vol. 44 Issue 5, p133
A quiz is presented on assessing the quality of an electronic security system installation.
- NLECTC Conferences Spotlight Community Corrections Technology. Russo, Joe // Journal of Offender Monitoring;Winter/Spring2004, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p7
The article offers information on the National Law Enforcement and Corrections Technology Center's conference known as the "Innovative Technologies for Community Corrections." The conference focused on more important technology developments and applications for community corrections. It provides...
- Spy Chief Says Internet Aids Terrorists, Needs More Monitoring. // New American (08856540);12/1/2014, Vol. 30 Issue 23, p8
The article reports on the call of British spy chief Robert Hannigan, advising Internet services such as Twitter, Facebook, and WhatsApp to be put into surveillance due to reports that the Internet has been misused by terrorists.
- WOULD YOU BELIEVE...? MACHINE Vision GETS SMARTER. Allan, Roger // Electronic Design;5/8/2008, Vol. 55 Issue 9, p28
The article features several intelligent video-surveillance systems which replace the old computer-based system in terms of functionality in the U.S. It explains that intelligent video-surveillance systems are more vigilant and accurate, for the reason that they have greater intelligence, in...
- Sensory Overload. Sternstein, Aliya // Government Executive;Oct2013, Vol. 45 Issue 7, p12
The article reports that the U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security and the Congress is moving ahead with a 465 million dollar plan to remotely watch eight areas in Arizona that lie close to Mexico. A contract is expected to be awarded by the end of the year. Conceived in 2005, the Secure Border...
- ON THE MARKET. // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Jan1999, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p52
Features several electronic security systems in the United States. Details of SWM Series Spectra Compact Wall Mount from Pelco; Functionality of Alligro LTC 4300 Series phoneline video transmission system from Philips Communication & Security Systems; Description of SWC40 surveillance system...