The Paul Coverdell organization is currently taking applications for their grant program that assists state and local government officials in forensic science funding.
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One Texas police department lost eight years of video evidence after the department's server was compromised with ransomware. According to the police department chief all bodycam video, some photos, some in-car video and some police department surveillance video were lost.
On Sept 28th, 2016 Gov. Jerry Brown signed a new law that makes it mandatory for California law enforcement to record manslaughter interrogations. This is to improve on getting rightful convictions of guilty criminals and protecting those falsely accused. Before, the law stated that a recording was only necessary for juvenile murder investigations.
Commission recommends that Texas police officers are required to record interrogations in all felony cases as soon as suspect enters the interrogation room.
We'd like to thank all of you who put your lives on the line to protect us and keep our communities safe. We put together a video of our team in the hopes that it will kick off your holiday with a little cheer!
A Child Advocacy Center (CAC) in Harrison, Michigan is taking their mission of seeking justice for every child to the streets. The devoted multidisciplinary team is hitting the road in the form of a Mobile Child Advocacy vehicle to give access to all victims of child abuse in Missaukee County.
It all started with a report of a mountain lion sighting in a city park. That's when police in Gardner, Kan., decided to install trail cameras — but instead of cougars, the cameras captured scenes of costumed people romping in the park, dressed as gorillas and, in one case, a beer-drinking Santa.
Any crime involving a victim is never easy especially if that victim is a child. In San Bernardino, California, DA offices have employed a special victim’s canine unit to help venerable children open up and tell their stories.
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Mike D’Aurelio, mechanical designer at Signalscape, recently answered a few questions about the development, design, and production of the Field Interviewer. Click the link below to read more.
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Sam Burgiss is the Director of Products for StarWitness. He joined Signalscape in 2000 with a technical background and a passion for serving our country’s security, intelligence, defense, and law enforcement agencies.
Jane Cozens is the newest member of the StarWitness Team. Jane's background in communications and media studies makes her a great contributor to our blog. She also handles all support and maintenance renewals for StarWitness solutions as well as enrollment for product training. You can contact her at: firstname.lastname@example.org