Tag: police

Australian police fail to quantify metadata use in investigations 
By Allie Coyne | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Law enforcement agencies lay out case for data retention.
 
Queensland’s mobile police shift away from HTML5 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Award-winning QLiTE app rewritten.
 
Australian law enforcement tracking Bitcoin use on black market 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Crime Commission details Project Longstrike.
 
Turnbull floats sharing of unused spectrum 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
But still no solution for emergency services.
 
Unsecure police radios at centre of Victorian election battle 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will $10 million be enough to do the job?
 
Victorian triple-zero systems buckle under growing demand 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Auditor-General stresses the need for an urgent upgrade.
 
Senate inquiry hears calls for crackdown on 3D printed guns 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Victoria Police warns of 'significant risk' to police, citizens.
 
SA Police gets $1.5m for 350 more smartphones 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Red tape review to clear path to 'paperless policing'.
 
Victoria Police to get ASIO-like spying powers 
By Allie Coyne, Paris Cowan | Sep 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
But commissioner remains concerned about data security.
 
Qld Police not convinced by body worn cameras 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Privacy, resourcing hurdles for Brisbane 'robocops'.
 
New York police to get body-worn cameras 
Sep 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Following in the footsteps of NSW rollout.
 
NSW Police, courts to exchange warrants within minutes 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Attorney-General claims NSW is first to digitise end-to-end.
 
CrimTrac to outsource IT management 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
Says security of crime records, biometrics not a concern.
 
CrimTrac to tender for new biometrics system 
Jul 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Moving beyond the fingerprint.
 
Victorian govt mobile apps lack privacy policy 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Commissioner checks on privacy by design progress.
 
Vic Labor puts its support behind mobile police 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Dodges LEAP funding promise.
 
Tasmania: How to run govt IT with no money 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog Post] Rating the apple isle's IT approach.
 
Tas Police to issue fines via tablets 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Lobbying for new laws to enable SMS notices.
 
Archaic IT systems imprisoning Vic Police in the office 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Consequences of '20th century IT'.
 
NSW Police CIO prepares for copper-cam data deluge 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Could produce a petabyte of data every year.
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