December 2018

Switching from Ruger magazines to Glock magazines is just a matter of changing the spacers in the stock. I didn’t notice any difference between using either magazine.

Test & Evaluation: Ruger PC Carbine

The purpose of the police carbine is to bridge the gap between the handgun and the precision rifle. The Ruger PC Carbine is simple to maintain and highly maneuverable.
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5 Suggested New Year's Resolutions For LEOs

I usually use this time of year to take a look back and then forward. I like to see what has happened this past year—where I’ve made improvements; what training I’ve enjoyed; ...
Dan Garbarz Certes Networks
Computers & Software

CJIS Compliance Is Not A Choice

Dec. 14, 2018
CJIS compliance might seem daunting for many, but by understanding the basic requirements it needn’t be complicated.
Photo courtesy of the Dixon Police Department
School Resource Officer Mark Dallas of the Dixon Police Department (Ill.), was named the 2018 IACP/Target Police Officer of the Year Winner. The award recognizes outstanding achievements in law enforcement.

IACP Delivers Education, Technology & A Presidential Visit

Dec. 14, 2018
The first IACP conference in 1893 drew 51 police chiefs. Nearly 125 years later, the conference still goes on strong, boasting its highest attendance in 2018.
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Don’t Just Set Your Goals - Write Them Down

Dec. 14, 2018
As the winter chill sets in here in Idaho, I am reminded that another year is coming to an end. By the time you get this issue, Thanksgiving will be over and Christmas will be...

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Mavic 2 Enterprise

Oct. 29, 2018
DJI unveiled the Mavic 2 Enterprise featuring an ultra-compact and foldable design with an array of advanced controls and accessories that extend users’ capabilities during critical...
Harris Corporation
Harris Unified Vehicle, powered by Tait, creates a mobile, vehicular network on-the-go for your vehicle—leveraging connectivity through LMR, LTE, Wi-Fi® and Bluetooth®.
Radios & Accessories

Unified Vehicle Network Computing Platform, Powered by Tait

Adds intelligent capabilities to new and existing TM9300 and TM9400 mobiles
Wrap Technologies Inc.
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BolaWrap 100 Non-Lethal Restraint

Oct. 18, 2018
The hand-held BolaWrap 100 is an early engagement tool intended to reduce the need and frequency for pain-inflicting or injurious use of force. It was designed alongside law enforcement...
The TASER 7 is the most effective TASER weapon yet, with services that are completely integrated into Axon Evidence
ECD (Electronic Control Devices)


Oct. 8, 2018
TASER 7, one of the most effective CEWs ever, gives officers the confidence to de-escalate dangerous situations, provides improved integration to the Axon network for optimized...
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Training Simulators


The FATS 180LE provides 180-degree high definition projection on three borderless 150” X 84” screens with a 16:9 aspect ratio. A 5.1 surround sound audio system with directional...
Mike Evans
LtCol. Ted Evans (ret), Sheriff Mike Evans, Trooper Charlie Evans and TFC Eric Evans. Photo circa 2007.

Law Enforcement Legacies - The Evans Family

There are some names we equate with law enforcement thanks to movies, books, etc. but in some places around our nation there are names not recognized outside their local area....
Faro Scan Plan
Mapping & Tracking

ScanPlan - 2D Handheld Floor Plan Mapper

Sept. 5, 2018
FARO's ScanPlan is a solution for fast and easy mapping of floor plans. This next generation 2D handheld mapper is specifically designed to enhance the effectiveness of public...
Kustom Signals
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Speed Detection

Eagle 3 Directional RADAR - Now on the NHTSA Conforming Product List

Aug. 27, 2018
Kustom Signals, Inc. is excited to announce that the new Eagle® 3 RADAR is now shipping. The Eagle 3 directional RADAR offers front and rear scan mode, color touch screen display...
Pelican Products Inc.
The Pelican 7070R is part of the 7 Series, which includes the Pelican 7110, 7610, and 7620 tactical flashlights.

The Pelican 7070R - The Tactical Flashlight with an App

July 19, 2018
Part of the Pelican™ 7 Series LED tactical flashlights family the Pelican 7070R tactical flashlight features exciting, industry-first Bluetooth® wireless technology, allowing ...
Seek Thermal
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Thermal Imaging

The Reveal ShieldPRO Handheld Thermal Camera by Seek Thermal

May 23, 2018
Highly durable and easy to use, the Reveal ShieldPRO by Seek Thermal combines a high-performance 320 x 240 thermal sensor with intuitive user interface. When you need it, a powerful...
The Ridge Footwear Momentum Tactical Boot

The Momentum Tactical Boot

April 17, 2018
The Ridge Momentum tactical boot is built on an athletic last for speed, agility, and performance. The super lightweight boot has a streamlined profile, designed for dynamic movement...
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Tablets & Handhelds

Galaxy Tab Active2 Rugged Tablet & Specs

March 21, 2018
The Samsung Galaxy Tab Active2 is a rugged tablet designed for mobile workers who conduct business outdoors or beyond office walls. The device provides easy access to essential...
Springfield Armory
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XD-S Mod.2 Pistol

Jan. 29, 2018
Springfield’s XD-S Mod.2 pistol is engineered in a slim, single-stack frame, holding 6 rounds of .45 ACP in a premiere concealed-carry firearm. Springfield Armory’s XD-S Mod.2...