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Facial Recognition Technology: Federal Law...

Federal agencies that employ law enforcement officers use facial recognition technology to assist criminal investigations, among other activities. For example, the technology can help identify an unknown individual in a…

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Software-Defined Law Enforcement

The ability of tech-savvy criminal organizations to test the system and adopt new technologies is pressuring law enforcement agencies to respond with speed, using systems that scale. However, law enforcement…

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Unlock The Potential of Data with a Modern Data...

Segmented data stored in disparate systems prevents proactive incident response and effective law enforcement by U.S. federal law enforcement agencies. Red Hat’s open data platform provides the flexibility and cross-agency…

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Predictive Analytics and Data Management for Law...

Expectations of federal law enforcement keep rising even as resources and funding shrink. In order to address this need, agencies collect and store vast quantities of data to support investigations,…

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Improving Cyber Compliance with Infrastructure...

Federal government law enforcement agencies need to protect sensitive data such as criminal records and investigations, biometrics, tax filings, security camera footage, and personnel records. Red Hat provides a complete…

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ICE Faces Challenges in Its Efforts to Assist...

As part of its homeland security mission, DHS is responsible for investigating human trafficking crimes, arresting traffickers, and protecting victims, as well as enforcing victim protection laws to combat human…

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The National Incident-Based Reporting System...

Since 1930, the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s (FBI’s) Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) program has collected and published nationwide crime statistics. State and local law enforcement agencies, as well as federal…

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BJA’s Student, Teachers, and Officers Preventing...

The STOP School Violence Act of 2018 seeks to improve school security by providing students and teachers with the tools they need to recognize, respond quickly to, and prevent acts…

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State and Local Immigration Enforcement

Section 287(g) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA), codified in 8 U.S.C. §1357(g), permits the delegation of certain immigration enforcement functions to state and local law enforcement agencies. Agreements…

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Mobile WorkForce Public Sector

Patrolling such a large population 24 hours a day is no easy task. However, since citizens don’t always see the deputies, the result is an increase in call volume and…

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Executive Guide for Developing Family-Friendly Law...

Law enforcement officers are routinely exposed to stressful, demanding incidents that challenge them both physically and mentally. The support system officers return home to at the end of a shift…

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Federal Support for Law Enforcement

Historically, the Department of Justice (DOJ) has provided financial assistance to state, local, and tribal law enforcement agencies to assist them with addressing crime, purchasing equipment, providing training, and supporting…

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America’s Front Line Cyber Challenges

In today’s digital age, nearly every police car, ambulance, and firetruck operates as a mobile computer. Combine that with an overall growth in endpoint devices across federal law enforcement agencies,…

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Advancing Knowledge To Reduce Gangs and Gang...

A key part of the research process at the National Institute of Justice (NIJ) involves engaging with the field to identify needs and advance a research agenda. On May 12,…

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Bridging the Gap: Using Sports to Build Trust with...

As the weeks of nationwide violence that occurred in 2020 showed, in order to build a better future our communities need to be able to trust all levels of law…

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