Forensics Europe Expo 2019

by admin 28. February 2019 16:08

Join Laser Technology (LTI) at Forensics Europe Expo being held 5-6 March in Olympia London. Known to be the leading forensics exhibition and conference for Europe, this is a must attend event for professionals involved in the industry. 2019 is the seventh year that this conference is taking place and it is expected to be the host of over 1,500 forensics professionals. More...

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Thirteenth Ken Jordan Award for Excellence in DUI Enforcement

by TNyland 28. February 2019 14:55

Ken Jordan was a DUI Colorado Springs Police Officer who was killed in the line of duty on December 4, 2006. Jordan responded to help two other officers with a traffic stop. As he approached the stopped car to evaluate the suspect of driving under the influence, the driver pulled out a handgun and opened fire.

To honor Officer Jordan's life and work, the Ken Jordan Award for Excellence in DUI Enforcement was created by the Pikes Peak Region DUI Task Force. This award honors a law enforcement officer that has been recognized by their peers as an individual who regularly goes the extra mile in DUI enforcement. More...

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EDR Summit 2019

by admin 28. February 2019 13:59

Laser Technology will be showcasing our crash scene mapping products at the annual EDR Summit. Formerly known as the Crash Data Retrieval (CDR) Summit, the EDR Summit is being hosted by the Crash Data Group and will be held March 4-6 in Houston Texas at the Hilton North Houston Hotel. Industry experts worldwide will be presenting case studies and other topics concerning vehicle crash analysis. Any professional that is interested in learning more about event data recorders and their use in crash investigation should plan to attend this summit.

We look forward to seeing you at the event.

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You Bought A Drone, Now What?

by TNyland 28. February 2019 13:54

The following information is compiled, and simplified information taken from the FAA website on how to register your drone.

Drones are becoming the latest craze for all types of industries, hobbyists, and educators. Whatever your drone will be used for, there are rules and regulations one must follow before you can officially prepare your drone for takeoff.

The first step is to register your drone. All drones must be registered unless your drone weighs under 0.55 pounds. If you are caught with an unregistered drone, civil penalties can cost up to $27,500, and criminal penalties can cost up to $250,000 and up to three years in jail. More...

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2019 CHIA Conference

by admin 19. February 2019 08:48

Join in and help celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the annual (California Homicide Investigators Association) CHIA conference. Held February 26 - March 1 at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, the conference is the place for crime scene investigators, homicide investigators and other law enforcement professionals from the Western U.S. to see the latest information, services and technologies for their profession. More...

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Drone Mapping: Aerial and Ground Measurements

by TNyland 14. February 2019 11:26

The rapid advancement and multiplying options have drastically reduced the cost of drones, shifting business models for a variety of industries. The number of public safety agencies acquiring drones has risen by 82% in the last year alone. Drones and lasers are transforming the way investigators collect their data on scene and are rapidly becoming one of the most invaluable tools for investigators who are tasked with accurate crash, crime, and fire analysis.

Drones provide many benefits to crash, crime, and fire investigators, and while there is a cool and fun element to flying a drone there are extensive rules, regulations, and certifications that need to be completed before one is able to fly their drone high in the sky and take their investigative skills to the next level. More...

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New Ohio Traffic Laws Are Aiming to Reduce Distracted Drivers

by TNyland 12. February 2019 07:33

Distracted driving killed one person every two and a half hours in 2016. According to the National Highway Safety Traffic Administration (NHTSA) and the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT), 3,450 people were killed by distracted driving in 2016.

On October 29, 2018, Ohio's House Bill 95 went into effect. With this bill, law enforcement officers are not required to prove that a driver is texting while operating a vehicle, but only that a moving violation has occurred, and/or that the driver was distracted at the time. More...

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MACP Winter Conference 2019

by admin 4. February 2019 12:12

The 2019 Winter Conference for the Michigan Association Chiefs of Police is being held February 6-8, 2019 at the Amway Grand Plaza in Grand Rapids, MI. Held every year, the MACP conference offers an abundance of opportunities for attendees. From educational sessions - case studies, presentations and meetings; along with the latest in products and technologies; to the invaluable chance to network with others in the industry. More...

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Revolutionizing Crash Reconstruction with Drones and Lasers

by TNyland 23. January 2019 12:18

Drones and lasers aide traffic crash officials in reducing secondary crashes by spending less time on scene.

"Road safety is an issue that does not receive anywhere near the attention it deserves – and it really is one of our great opportunities to save lives around the world," Michael Bloomberg, WHO Global Ambassador for Noncommunicable Disease and Injuries. The Global Status Report on Road Safety of 2018 states that road traffic accidents claim more than 1.35 million lives each year: globally. That's 3,750 lives each day. Furthermore, road traffic crashes are now the leading cause of death for individuals between the ages of 5 and 29 years old. More...

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IACP Mid-Winter Conference

by admin 22. January 2019 11:32

The IACP Mid Winter Conference and Trade Show is taking place January 23 at the Crowne Plaza in Indianapolis, IN. Laser Technology, Inc. (LTI) will be in attendance showcasing our Traffic Safety Products in booth #12 so please swing by and see our latest products. Speed enforcement, crash and crime scene investigation, distracted driving and traffic engineering, LTI products has been assisting law enforcement officers and agencies for over 30 years.

We look forward to seeing you at the event!

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