Latest Police Stories

2013-05-16 23:27:01

ESA provides crime prevention insight and best practices in honor of National Police Week (PRWEB) May 16, 2013 Last month, the nation watched in horror as tragedies unfolded in Boston, Mass. and West, Texas. In the days that followed, numerous stories emerged about heroic actions of police officers, serving as a reminder of why they are vital to the safety and security of cities as large as Boston and towns as small as West. In honor of National Police Week (May 12-18), the Electronic...

2013-05-09 23:30:04

With the assistance of Making Sense, COPsync which is a technology provider to law enforcement and emergency service professionals, has released “COPsync 911” which is a Real-time threat alert system that immediately connects the staff of a building under potential threat with the five officers closest to the building´s location. San Antonio, Texas (PRWEB) May 09, 2013 Making Sense, an international IT software development firm, today announced that it assisted COPSync,...

2013-05-06 23:16:21

Police activation of citizen and business technology assets will be commonplace within 10 years, providing results even quicker than the gripping investigative triumph of last month´s Boston bombings, according to writer and futurist Dr Bruce McCabe, who releases a book today examining the future of rapid-response policing. (PRWEB) May 06, 2013 “The outstanding results achieved by the FBI and Boston Police Department demonstrate the overwhelming value of speed when responding to...

2013-03-21 23:03:59

The Electronic Security Association provides tips for maintaining a safe neighborhood Irving, TX (PRWEB) March 21, 2013 Neighborhood safety is often a main concern of homeowners and unfortunately, even the safest community is susceptible to crime. According to the preliminary 2012 Uniform Crime Report published by the FBI, nearly every U.S. region saw an increase in violent crime, robbery, aggravated assault, property crime, burglary and larceny-theft since 2011. With crime rates on the...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.