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The Cutting Edge of Technology: Enhancing Local and State Law Enforcement's Understanding and Use of Emerging Technology

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Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2005, $274,875)

This project will further the Cutting Edge of Technology project, with deliverables focused on further development of comprehensive digital in-car camera minimum performance standards (specifications) and a mobile video camera product certification and testing program.


The International Chiefs of Police will continue work on the Cutting Edge of Technology Project with a concentration on Digital In-Car Camera Systems and the Police Pursuit Database over a 12 month period. Minimum performance standards for in-car cameras will be developed and finalized and produce the specifications necessary for the implementation of a testing and certification program. Statistical analysis of the records in the Police Pursuit Database will also be published.


Date Created: September 15, 2005