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British Crimefighting Drone Collars Its First Perp
Law and Order: UAV
British Police to Monitor Civilians with UAVs by 2012
In a move sure to generate plenty of Orwell name-drops in the Boing Boing comments section, the British police have...
High-Tech Canine Flak Jacket Lets Tactical Dogs Operate Far from Handlers
He is man’s best friend after all, so doesn’t he deserve the tactical body armor commensurate with that title? K9...
New Virtual-Reality Forensic Technique Maps Out 3-D Crime Scene From a Single Photo
It’s a scene familiar from a plethora of TV shows and movies: the crime scene photographer, carefully stalking around a...
Weapons Manufacturer Unveils Black Box for Guns
The gadget would record details of every shot fired to track both weapon and user performance
Robo-Negotiator Talks Down Armed Lunatic
Hostage situations are often described like explosive devices, as ticking time bombs waiting to go off. And just as bomb...
A new police device puts a safe, quick end to car chases
Anatomy of a Serial Killer
America is haunted by 100,000 missing persons and 40,000 unidentified sets of remains. Only one lab can truly connect the lost and the dead—and it’s revealing the secrets of serial killers in the process
Miami Might Have New Spies in the Sky
Police Department hopes to use flying drones as an extra set of eyes
Cop Tech 2010
Stink bombs, pain beams, spy drones-this is the future of law enforcement, brought to you by the Los Angeles Sheriff's Department