Pooler police get laser crime scene scanner

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Detectives at the Pooler police department have added a new tool to help them solve crimes in west Chatham County. The FARO Technologies 3-D laser scanner the department bought in December aids forensic investigation by quickly documenting the scenes of crimes…

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Laser forces Coast Guard jet to land

Mark Rockwell Top Priority Sector:  disaster_preparedness_emergency_response Image Caption:  Laser glare Someone on the Texas coast forced a Coast Guard Falcon jet to land after pointing a laser into the cockpit of the aircraft on Nov. 5. The jet was targeted, said the Coast Guard, as it flew near Portland, TX,…

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Coast Guard pilots face another laser incident

Mark Rockwell Top Priority Sector:  disaster_preparedness_emergency_response A Coast Guard helicopter pilot had to conduct an emergency landing on Cape Cod, MA in mid-September because of a laser light pointed into the aircraft’s cockpit. Homepage position:  10 read more View full post on Government Security News View full post on The…

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DARPA looking to develop ultra-fast laser technology for detection and communications

Mark Rockwell Top Priority Sector:  communications The Defense Department’s technology developers want help in developing laser technology that could exponentially amp up radar scanning, secure communications, supercharge explosives and chemical detection systems, as well as provide extremely detailed medical images. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)  said on Aug….

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