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2014-09-15 23:01:55

Millennium Treatment Group reports on the White House’s recent shift toward helping drug offenders receive addiction treatment. Lake Worth, FL (PRWEB) September 15, 2014 The White House has recently begun shifting its drug policy away from putting low-level offenders in jail and prison and toward helping them access addiction treatment. Millennium Treatment Group sees this shift as a positive change. The nation is currently grappling with fresh waves of prescription drug and heroin...

2014-09-15 12:20:58

Event Recognizes IASIU's 30th Anniversary GREENBORO, N.C., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) President and Chief Executive Officer, Joe Wehrle, addresses the International Association of Special Investigation Units (IASIU) during its annual training seminar today in Greensboro. In his remarks to the 700 in attendance, Wehrle will place special focus on emerging vehicle theft scams that utilize vehicle financing schemes and counterfeit...

2014-09-11 08:20:24

California and Florida Round Out the Top Three States DES PLAINES, Ill., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As revealed in a new report released today by the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB), pickup trucks are a popular choice for both personal and work use, and given their wide range of applications and utility, they have become a favorite target by vehicle thieves as well. Between January 1, 2010 and December 31, 2013, 9,441 pickup trucks were reported stolen....

2014-09-07 23:00:06

Pete Kraska, chair of Criminal Justice Graduate Studies and EKU Online coordinator, will share his research on the militarization of police with members of the U.S. Senate. Richmond, KY (PRWEB) September 07, 2014 Dr. Peter Kraska, chair of criminal justice graduate studies at Eastern Kentucky University, has been invited to share his extensive and long-running research on the militarization of civilian police in the United States at a U.S. Senate hearing in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday,...

2014-09-03 16:32:05

Company enhances local and statewide efforts to help criminal justice agencies at a national level for another term. LOUISVILLE, Ky., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Appriss Inc., the nationwide provider of VINE®, has been named Project Performance Company, LLC's (PPC) official partner in a follow-on contract by the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) to support the enhancement, operation, and maintenance of the federal Victim Notification System (VNS). According to the Justice...

2014-08-28 23:11:27

The role of the Remote Guarding Law Enforcement Advisory Board is educating and training local, regional and national law enforcement agencies in the uses and benefits of Remote Guarding. Future activities will include developing, instituting assessments and certification for compliance with Remote Guarding standards. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 The founding members are Robert Parker, Keith Bushey, and Tom Stone, chosen based upon their extreme interest in, and understanding...

2014-08-22 23:01:04

Cellsense, the leading cell phone contraband detector for prisons, is proud to announce its endorsement by the National Sheriffs’ Association. Only seven other organizations have received this highest level of support from the National Sheriffs’ Association. Lisle, IL (PRWEB) August 23, 2014 Cellsense, the leading cell phone contraband detector for prisons, is proud to announce its endorsement by the National Sheriffs’ Association. Only seven other organizations have received this...

2014-08-18 08:20:47

A 50-50 Split between Domestic and Import DES PLAINES, Ill., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --The National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) today released its annual Hot Wheels report which identifies the 10 most stolen vehicles in the United States. The report examines vehicle theft data submitted by law enforcement to the National Crime Information Center (NCIC) and determines the vehicle make, model and model year most reported stolen in 2013. To view the multimedia assets associated...

2014-08-06 08:20:33

DES PLAINES, Ill., Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Recent news reports detailing the theft of personal items from locked cars by criminals using high-tech electronic devices may be alarming, but the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) says car owners can take some steps to protect themselves. The key-less entry feature on newer cars is a popular advancement that lets drivers unlock their cars with the simple click of a button on a key fob using radio frequency transmission. The...

2014-07-23 23:27:50

AlertID, your family neighborhood safety network, which is based in Las Vegas, is pleased to announce that it now delivers more than 50,000 crime alerts every day to members in nearly 1,500 neighborhoods across the valley. These critical safety alerts help people keep their families and neighbors safer. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 AlertID, your family neighborhood safety network, which is based in Las Vegas, is pleased to announce that is now delivers more than 50,000 crime...


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