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Spillman Technologies…                                                       Nat’l vehicle info system
is providing Iredell County Sheriff’s Office (N.C.) with its mobile solu-    available to police
tions software beginning in April 2009.                                         The U.S. Department of
                                                                             Justice recently created a way to
Defenshield Inc…                                                             increase law enforcement’s ability
announces the launch of its new Web site, which showcases its latest         to combat vehicle-related crimes.
defensive product offerings for 2009.                                        Now officers can access details
                                                                             contained in the National Motor
W. L. Gore & Associates’…                                                    Vehicle Title Information System
GORE CHEMPAK Selectively Permeable Fabric has been selected as               (NMVTIS) through the secure
the chemical barrier for the NFPA-certified WZ9435 XRT Response Suit         Regional Information Sharing
made by Blauer Manufacturing Co.                                             Systems (RISS) Network. The
                                                                             availability of NMVTIS on the
Intransa…                                                                    secure network grants users
has been selected by Garland Power & Light, a southwestern municipal         access to basic vehicle informa-
utility, to upgrade the company’s surveillance systems for physical infra-   tion and databases housing
structure protection.                                                        Mexican stolen vehicle data,
                                                                             the National Insurance Crime
Leica’s…                                                                     Bureau’s (NICB) flood-damaged
ScanStation 2 3D laser scanning system was purchased by the San              vehicle data and known cloned
Antonio Police Department to enhance homeland security efforts.              or counterfeit VINs.
                                                                                All states are required to be
Safariland…                                                                  fully participating on or before
inducted Alexandria (Va.) Officer Kyle Russel into its “Legion of Life”      January 1, 2010. For more details
program that honors officers who have been saved in the line of duty         visit
while wearing one of the company’s life saving products.

U.S. Armor…                                                                  Groups collaborate to
has appointed MAE Export Management, a division of MAE Group                 stage mock riot

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