How does surveillance help make a smarter, safer city?

    What is a Smart City? There are many different ways to answer the question “what is a smart city”, as there are a lot of potential factors that can make a city “smart”. However, there is no universally accepted definition of a smart city; it varies between cities and countries, depending on their level of […]

      3 tips for purchasing a body worn camera solution

      Body worn cameras are increasingly recognised as being a valuable complement to traditional surveillance, offering a perspective that is comparable to the wearer’s own and, in that, providing video and audio useful in a number of scenarios. There are myriad benefits to implementing body worn cameras and use cases extend across a range of industries […]

        Piecing the puzzle together using surveillance technology

        Could you pull off the perfect crime? If so, how would you do it and where would you start? If the movies are any indication, it must involve a long planning and research phase where every risk is calculated and effectively neutralized. A specialist team of experts collaborate and mull over how the plan should […]

          Eyewitness testimony: What did you really see?

          Eyewitness testimony has become an important area of research in cognitive psychology and human memory. In court cases, juries tend to believe eyewitness testimony and generally see it as a reliable source of information when it comes to identifying perpetrators, or discussing details of a crime scene. However, how much of what witnesses say is […]

            Using KPIs to measure smart city progress

            There is a wide range of definitions for “what makes a smart city”. It’s a question that doesn’t have a straight and universal answer as it means different things to different people. Another question that’s at least as important is “how do you create a city smart”. Because no matter what it means to you, […]

              How body worn cameras will lead to smarter, safer cities

              Announcing our first body worn camera solution, we have an eye not only on the immediate benefits body worn cameras can bring to law enforcement and private security companies, but other areas of life where the presence of a body worn camera can have a positive impact. The urban environment is an obvious place where […]