Category: Captain’s Corner

3 Patrol Vehicle Features You Can’t Live Without

As patrol cars play double-duty as transportation and mobile offices, they have to be functional, safe and tailored to the officer.  While there are some absolute necessities like lights, radios, computers and ticketing systems, there are options for customization.  Do you know your must-haves beyond the essentials?    We outlined our top 3 added-features every fleet vehicle needs. …

Read More

2019 Recap: Partner updates you missed

And here we are with the end of 2019 just weeks away.  But before we nosedive into 2020 and public safety industry trends, let’s see what happened in 2019.  In the state of ever-evolving technology, it’s easy to miss out on the latest trends and product updates. Our partners work hard at constantly upgrading and updating products…

Read More

Rugged Computers for Extreme Conditions

Is your computer rugged enough to withstand extreme conditions?  Snow has hit Upstate New York and after a summer of unbearable heat waves hitting places all over the world, the extreme temps got us thinking.  The US covers 3.797 million square miles of land with normal climates ranging from cool and rainy to hot and…

Read More

IACP 2019 Highlights

Every year since 1893, the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) organization holds the IACP Conference, the largest law enforcement conference.  Public safety professionals gather to learn about the latest in innovative technologies, be educated on industry trends, network with other departments and attend trainings to equip their departments will the right skills for…

Read More

Gain Real-Time Insight with Brite’s Intel Center

To solve crimes. That’s every departments goal.   Utilizing the right tools can help expedite the crime solving process.  However, with the ever-growing technology industry, finding the right tools that meet a department’s needs can be challenging.  To help with the technology discovery process, Brite has assembled the latest technologies into our Intel Center.  We vetted and partnered with four…

Read More

5 Cyber Security Projects for Public Safety Departments

A cyber security plan and strategy – one essential element of an organization that wouldn’t make the list if I asked you to describe a public safety department. Whether it be police, fire or campus safety, there are a set of things that everyone would list out like patrol cars, radios, computers, interview rooms, body…

Read More

Your fleet’s technology is going EOL, now what?

Outfitting your fleet with the latest and greatest technology isn’t as simple as going to the local Best Buy and buying equipment.  Instead, there are budgets, red tape, RFPs, time restraints that lengthen and influence the buying process.  Whether your fleet is 10 cars or 200, it’s not always straightforward to equip it with the right technology.  …

Read More