Video makes the case

Chicago's approach to video enhancement helps solve crimes

     Rendered images of video sources has proven an effective tool for law enforcement in Chicago. Certainly there are more elaborate, and expensive, video enhancement systems available for more sophisticated needs. But for a majority of departments looking for a video enhancement solution to address the growing boom in surveillance sources that come into police custody, this is a great starter kit.

Tobin Hensgen is a 20-year veteran of the Chicago (Illinois) Police Department where he has served in a number of capacities. He holds an MBA in information technology, a master's a degree in public administration, and is currently completing a Ph.D. at Loyola University. Hensgen has contributed material to professional journals and magazines, and his books on managing information are available in more than 200 universities worldwide.

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