• Thank You, Veterans

    By Frank Borelli - Monday November 11, 2013
    I've had the blessing of traveling around the country to speak at various events or make presentations at the request of a given organization.  Several times I've performed a very informal experiment by asking a few questions:  How many people in the...
  • Imagine all the Officers

    By L-Tron Corporation - Monday November 4, 2013
    Imagine this …a Traffic Officer has access to all accident reports, and is able to view a report on the time of day most speeding tickets were issued on a stretch of highway in an assigned patrol area. Imagine this …a Patrol Officer knows what...
  • Rome's special police: La Squadra Anti Sette

    By Jonathan Kozlowski - Wednesday October 30, 2013
    In the spirit of this last week of October, specifically for Halloween, so many articles have popped up presenting creepy places, hotels to get the "heebie-jeebies," superstitions, not to mention a list of scary movies to watch in the dark. So I'll...
  • Using Technology to Manage Risk

    By L-Tron Corporation - Thursday October 24, 2013
    They say hindsight is 20-20 and frankly, it’s hard to argue that it isn’t true.  We know from experience that if we can anticipate the outcome of a situation, we’re likely to handle it much better overall.  For Law Enforcement, information is...
  • Color Me Confused

    By Frank Borelli - Thursday October 10, 2013
    In a recent news article we see where folks are questioning how Senator Dianne Feinstein managed to get a collection of weapons, restricted by law from being possessed in Washington DC, into the Capital Building to use as props during a presentation she...
  • What is Cloud-Based Data Management?

    By L-Tron Corporation - Friday October 4, 2013
    Cloud-based data management is becoming more and more popular as an alternative to on-premise software.  For database users, cloud databases allow for much larger amounts of data to be collected (things like DOB, date of last arrest, calls to an area in...
  • Snake Oil Salesman Abound

    By Frank Borelli - Wednesday October 2, 2013
    I just finished editing and posting an article titled “Vet Instructor Credentials” written by one of our monthly columnists, Kevin Davis.  No, it’s not an article about the instructor credentials of veterans; it’s an article about the need to...
  • Big Data to the Rescue

    By L-Tron Corporation - Tuesday September 24, 2013
    What is Big Data and how is it used?   We get this question a lot.  We define big data as huge amounts of data collected through the public sector.  It’s all the data compiled from police departments, the DMV, the DOT, our courthouses...
  • Courteous Criminals Preferred

    By Frank Borelli - Friday September 20, 2013
    - Dear "panhandling" dude in the convenience store parking lot: Next time you approach someone to get some money I'd recommend using such terms as, "Please..." or "Can you spare..." You'd probably be more successful than you were with, "Give me your...
  • A police officer’s daily mission against terrorism

    By Sara Scullin - Wednesday September 11, 2013
    Today marks the 12 th anniversary of Sept. 11 attacks on the World Trade Center. Amid the chaos and catastrophe, many men and women struggled for their lives and many lost. Among those who made the ultimate sacrifice were countless public safety...