Jim McKay, Justice and Public Safety Editor
Justice and Public Safety Editor
911 Mapping System Pinpoints Cell Phone Callers
February 02, 2010 - New GIS software eliminates steps and isolates location of 911 callers on a map.
Year in Review: H1N1 Pandemic Set to Hit Campuses
December 10, 2009 - Colleges and universities face unique challenges in fighting the swine flu.
Oregon Protects Communities From Deadly Chemical Weapons With Massive Wi-Fi Network
October 26, 2009 - Oregon's Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program keeps residents ready for emergencies.
Cops on the Tweet to Solve Crimes and Educate the Public
August 31, 2009 - Police use social networks for community policing.
Law Enforcement Database Tracks Gang Members Statewide
June 21, 2009 - MassGangs database helps Massachusetts police departments share information on gang activity.
Mark Weatherford: U.S. Must Protect Critical Infrastructure From Cyber-Threats
May 14, 2009 - California's chief security officer hopes to build that in state.
Claire Bailey, Arkansas CTO, Discusses State's Interoperability
May 01, 2009 - Arkansas CTO Claire Bailey gets public safety agencies and jurisdictions on the same wavelength.
Online Predators Targeted by Detectives Hired With Stimulus Money
April 08, 2009 - Online predators and cyber-enticement targeted by stimulus grants.
Facial Recognition Helps Indiana Secure Drivers' Licenses
March 17, 2009 - Indiana motor vehicle agency uses facial recognition technology to deter identity theft.
Sex Offenders' GPS Devices Not a Silver Bullet, States Say
January 31, 2009 - California, Arizona, Connecticut and other states discover that problems with GPS monitoring of sex offenders beg a more thoughtful approach.