Author Archives: Admin

Tustin PD First in SoCal to Deploy GPS Technology to Track Fleeing Suspect Vehicles

On a closed street near the blimp hangars in Tustin, a TPD patrol car speeds up in pursuit of a white Dodge Caravan. 30 mph. 40 mph. 50 mph. The patrol car stays within manageable sight of the van when … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Tustin PD First in SoCal to Deploy GPS Technology to Track Fleeing Suspect Vehicles

IndyCar Drivers Put Their Skills to Test at LAPD Training Facility

  Verizon IndyCar Series drivers are used to sharing race feedback with their team engineers, but Wednesday they worked together with the Los Angeles Police Department to discuss police pursuits and driving techniques. Indianapolis 500 winner Ryan Hunter-Reay and four-time … Continue reading

Posted in Article | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on IndyCar Drivers Put Their Skills to Test at LAPD Training Facility

Marines to Get Smart Phones to Call In Fire Support

This fiscal year Marines will receive smart phones that make calling for fire support easier, quicker and more accurate.   The Target Handoff System Version 2 is a portable system designed for use by dismounted Marines to locate targets, pinpoint … Continue reading

Posted in Article | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Marines to Get Smart Phones to Call In Fire Support

Flight Controller Accidentally Sends Jet On Course Toward Mt. Wilson After LAX Takeoff

  The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating an incident in which a passenger aircraft was given wrong directions by traffic controllers and guided toward the San Gabriel Mountains, where it flew just hundreds of feet higher than the peak of Mt. Wilson before … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Flight Controller Accidentally Sends Jet On Course Toward Mt. Wilson After LAX Takeoff

Why You Should Not Park Next to a Fire Hydrant

Firefighters were forced to smash the windows of a car illegally parked next to a fire hydrant in Nebraska. Chuck Henry reports for the NBC4 News at 5 on Monday, Dec. 19, 2016. Source: http://www.nbclosangeles.com/news/local/Firefighters-Smash-Car-Windows-Pull-Hose-Through-Illegally-Parked-Car_Los-Angeles-407537666.html?_osource=SocialFlowTwt_LABrand  

Posted in Article | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Why You Should Not Park Next to a Fire Hydrant

DMR and ProVoice Added to BCD996P2 and BCD325P2 Scanners

Uniden is pleased to announce the addition of support for Digital Mobile Radio (DMR) and EDACS ProVoice decoding for two additional more models, further cementing Unidens position as the leading scanner manufacturer worldwide. Digital Mobile Radio is used on thousands … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on DMR and ProVoice Added to BCD996P2 and BCD325P2 Scanners

NFL Investigating Giants for Using Two-Way Radio During Game Against Cowboys

The NFL is investigating the Giants’ potentially rule-breaking use of a two-way radio during the team’s recent 10-7 win over the Dallas Cowboys. The use of a two-way radio by a coach during a game is strictly against league rules, … Continue reading

Posted in Article | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on NFL Investigating Giants for Using Two-Way Radio During Game Against Cowboys

Firefighters Injured in Four Alarm Strip Mall Fire

MONTEREY PARK, Calif. (FOX 11 / CNS) – Two firefighters were injured while battling a four-alarm fire Thursday December 15 at a Monterey Park strip mall. The large structure fire was reported around 1:30 a.m. in the 300 block of … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Firefighters Injured in Four Alarm Strip Mall Fire

LAPD Stuffs a Chopper with Toys for Christmas

The LAPD responds to a challenge by the New South Wales Police Department to stuff a chopper with toys for kids this Christmas. Watch Chief Charlie Beck challenge the LA County Sheriff Department to do the same. #LAPD: @nswpolice #StuffYourChopper … Continue reading

Posted in Article | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on LAPD Stuffs a Chopper with Toys for Christmas

New Paint Scheme for El Segundo PD Cars

The El Segundo Police Department has begun phasing in a new design for their patrol cars and the implementation will continue throughout 2017. Pictured here is the first vehicle with the new design. The current patrol cars have graphics that have … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on New Paint Scheme for El Segundo PD Cars