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How to Advance Public Safety with Data Management

How to Advance Public Safety with Data Management

With federal, state and local agencies frequently operating independently, the need for efficient and effective communication and coordination has never been more important. The ability to collect, process and manage…

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Public Safety Unmanned Aircraft System Resource Guide

Public Safety Unmanned Aircraft System Resource...

Public safety agencies have started using small unmanned/uncrewed aircraft systems (UAS), also known as “drones,” for a variety of purposes, including communications support, transportation, situational awareness, and search and rescue.…

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Voices of First Responders: Public Safety Communications Research

Voices of First Responders: Public Safety...

The goal of the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s (NIST) Public Safety Communications Research (PSCR) program’s Usability Team was to provide guidance on the usability of public safety communication…

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Voices of First Responders: Public Safety Communications Research

Voices of First Responders: Public Safety...

The goal of the National Institute of Standards and Technology's (NIST) Public Safety Communications Research (PSCR) program's Usability Team was to provide guidance on the usability of public safety communication…

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Enabling Data for Modern Law Enforcement: Better Efficiencies and Effectiveness

Enabling Data for Modern Law Enforcement: Better...

In the digital era, law enforcement and public safety agencies have access to volumes of valuable data: information on operations, locations and trends derived from service calls, patrol reports and…

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Four Trends Impacting Law Enforcement Technology Use

Four Trends Impacting Law Enforcement Technology...

In an increasingly digital world, law enforcement agencies have had to adapt decades-old techniques to police both the physical and cyber world. This means understanding how criminals use technology and…

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A Tale of Two Phishes: Lessons From The Twilio and Cloudflare SMS Spear Phishing Attacks

A Tale of Two Phishes: Lessons From The Twilio and...

The recent SMS spear phishing attacks against Twilio and Cloudflare are very different, but both paint a bleak picture of the modern reality of enterprise security infrastructure and the inclusion…

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Empowering Investigators with CSAM Age Detection

Empowering Investigators with CSAM Age Detection

Investigating crimes against children has been at the forefront of law enforcement’s initiatives to dedicate specialized manpower and equipment in order to battle this issue. Read about the realities of…

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Mitigating Mobile Phishing Threats with Zimperium zIPS

Mitigating Mobile Phishing Threats with Zimperium...

With phishing on the rise, we want to supply you with critical information on how to detect these threats. According to recent research, 82% of breaches involved the human element,…

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2022 Hurricane Outlook and 2021 Hurricane Season Review

2022 Hurricane Outlook and 2021 Hurricane Season...

This paper provides a summary of NOAA’s hurricane forecast for 2022 as well as the review of the 2021 hurricane season.

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Half-Year Review: Emerging Mobile Threats and Key Trends in 2022

Half-Year Review: Emerging Mobile Threats and Key...

As the saying goes, time is money. While this does remain true, I’d also argue data is money. The mobile phones we carry in our pockets have quickly come to…

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Adopting a Whole of State Zero Trust Approach

Adopting a Whole of State Zero Trust Approach

While the Federal Government has M-22-09 guiding its transition to Zero Trust, state and local level government organizations are left to set their own path to Zero Trust. ATARC, in…

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WUI Fire Evacuation and Sheltering Considerations

WUI Fire Evacuation and Sheltering Considerations

Impacts of wildland-urban interface (WUI) fires continue to rise in the US, evidenced by the string of devastating and record-breaking events occurring since 2017. As seen in several events in…

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Trends Affecting Government and Society

Trends Affecting Government and Society

GAO has identified 12 key trends that will affect the domestic and global context for years to come. These observations point to the uncertainties and implications of various trends over…

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Human Trafficking Prevention Month Toolkit, 2023

Human Trafficking Prevention Month Toolkit, 2023

The United States Department of Health and Human Services has chosen the phrase “Partner to Prevent” as the theme for Human Trafficking Prevention Month in 2023. This campaign aims to…

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