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2011-03-20 00:01:43

Ken Lang takes you on a journey unlike any other behind the crime scene tape. North East, MD (PRWEB) March 19, 2011 Ken Lang, former homicide detective, now author, releases his first of a series of ebooks; Walking Among the Dead, on Barnes&Noble and Amazon. There are no scripts, television cameras, or high paid actors that can capture the real life essence of a homicide detective like Walking Among the Dead: True Crime Stories From a Homicide Detective. Experience murder and death...

2010-11-18 12:46:13

Stop using racial profiling, says Professor William Press from the University of Texas at Austin. He claims that as well as being politically and ethically questionable, racial profiling does no better in helping law enforcement officials in their task of catching terrorists than standard uniform random sampling techniques. This is the topic of a paper publishing today in Significance, the magazine of the Royal Statistical Society and the American Statistical Association. Racial profiling...

2010-09-07 07:00:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- WidePoint Corporation (NYSE Amex: WYY), a specialist in wireless mobility management and cybersecurity solutions, today announced that its Protexx subsidiary, along with Protexx Channel Partner Teleco Systems, Inc., have successfully demonstrated an advanced authentication and encryption solution that addresses the proposed requirements of the Criminal Justice Information Services (CJIS) Security Policy draft update from the Federal Bureau of...

2010-05-25 07:00:00

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., May 25 /PRNewswire/ -- DigitalPersona, Inc., a global provider of authentication and endpoint protection solutions, today announced that the Phoenix Police Department has deployed DigitalPersona® Pro to secure mobile access to information, reduce helpdesk costs and simplify compliance with the FBI's Criminal Justice Information System (CJIS) mandate. With DigitalPersona Pro, access to laptops and desktop PCs that store CJIS information is controlled...

2009-11-11 13:33:00

DENVER, Nov. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Forensic Technology Inc. is proud to be associated with this year's winners of the prestigious 2009 August Vollmer Excellence in Forensic Science Award. Presented during the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) conference last month in Denver, Colorado, the August Vollmer Award recognizes the innovative use of forensic technology by law enforcement. Rocky Edwards and Louis Martinez of the Santa Ana Police Department won the award for...

2009-11-02 09:00:00

WASHINGTON and RESTON, Va., Nov. 2, 2009 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Data Exchange (N-DEx) criminal justice information sharing system has been recognized with a Government Computer News (GCN) 2009 Agency Information Technology Award. N-DEx was jointly developed by the FBI's Criminal Justice Information Services (CJIS) Division and Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN). It is one of 10 government agency projects to be distinguished as outstanding IT initiatives for 2009. "Our partnership...

2009-01-15 15:36:19

A pioneering forensic scientist at Northamptonshire Police and the University of Leicester is being called on by US force officers to tackle a decade-old murder case.Dr John Bond, Scientific Support Manager at Northamptonshire Police and Honorary Research Fellow at the University of Leicester Forensic Research Centre, is collaborating with Bristol Police Department, Connecticut.He is being asked to probe the murder of a well-known and respected businessman who was shot in the bedroom of his...

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2007-07-18 12:10:00

By HANK KURZ Jr. RICHMOND, Va. - When a Bad Newz Kennels dog was wounded in a losing fight, NFL star Michael Vick was consulted before the animal was doused with water and electrocuted. That's just one of the gruesome details that emerged Tuesday when the Atlanta Falcons quarterback and three others were indicted by a federal grand jury. The four were charged with competitive dogfighting, procuring and training pit bulls for fighting and conducting the enterprise across state lines. They...

2006-06-02 20:55:07

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Police caught one suspect on Friday and sought at least one other in the slayings of seven members of one family, including three young boys, in an Indiana robbery that turned violent. The shootings on Thursday inside an Indianapolis home began as a robbery by men armed with at least one rifle or assault weapon, police said. One unidentified suspect was captured in the ensuing manhunt and being questioned, police said, but at least one other, Desmond Turner, 28,...


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