Latest Ballistics Stories

2012-04-19 23:01:58

IBIS Systems Made by Montreal Company Used in Nearly 70 Countries Montreal, Canada (PRWEB) April 19, 2012 On Sunday, Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced an initiative to support and enhance Central America´s security infrastructure by providing IBIS ballistics identification equipment to both Belize and Costa Rica. Canada aims to help countries fighting on the front lines against drugs, transnational organized crime and terrorism through equipment purchases, training, and technical...

2012-02-06 11:00:00

Forensic Technology Opens Submissions for the Calvin H. Goddard Award. The award is to be presented in late June at the AFTE Training Seminar. Montreal, Quebec (PRWEB) February 06, 2012 Forensic Technology is very proud to once again open nominations for the Calvin H. Goddard Award for Excellence in Firearm Identification. In its 11th year, this annual contest recognizes excellence in the area of firearm identification. The prize consists of a scholarship to attend AFTE´s (Association...

2011-09-15 07:00:00

Laipac Technology, Inc. the global leader in GPS tracking, today announced the release of the S911 Vest a GPS live tracking vest with functional body armour impact system designed for tactical law enforcement. Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada. (PRWEB) September 15, 2011 The S911 GPS Vest is a high coverage assault protection designed for military, tactical law enforcement and VIP personnel that demand the highest protection. It is the invisible eye for the Commander during critical missions....

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'