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Incredibly Useful Websites You Wish You Knew Earlier!

Incredibly Useful Websites You Wish You Knew Earlier! | Law Enforcement Tech | Scoop.it

Here are some relatively unknown, but incredibly useful websites! Check them out and hack your productivity today! 

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You may have seen this on Pinterest (https://www.pinterest.com/pin/423479171191522099/)

I've checked out several of them and found them to be useful; programs like Join.me allows you to quickly share your screen with another person over the net. This is super helpful when you're trying to show instead of tell. 
Sites like IFTTT (If This Then That) are also very helpful in automating things you do regularly like check the forecast for the week, or notify someone you're running late...again. But as with all good things, you'll find some dead links, or at least I was unwilling to access them if my filter said, 'unverified site.' So take the good with the bad.

Here's a link to an Excel Spreadsheet I created for easier access (https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B2c8N1yYi_NyWGhMRW5ERzl2S00/view?usp=sharing

Be well!
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Russian Cyber Strength Pushes EU Into The Modern Era | OilPrice.com

Russian Cyber Strength Pushes EU Into The Modern Era | OilPrice.com | Law Enforcement Tech | Scoop.it
As Russia continues its campaign to secure its influence in the EU, many nations aim to boost their cyber securities to defend themselves
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DHS has a video game-like trainer for active shooter incidents

DHS has a video game-like trainer for active shooter incidents | Law Enforcement Tech | Scoop.it
Today, the Department of Homeland Security's Science and Technology Directorate announced the release of a virtual training platform for active shoote
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This is a great simulation for first responders!
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Michigan Detective Sickened After Testing White Powder

Michigan Detective Sickened After Testing White Powder | Law Enforcement Tech | Scoop.it
A Wyoming, MI, detective was sickened while testing a white powder at the Kent County Sheriff’s Department Tuesday and was treated with Narcan and rushed to a hospital as a precaution, according to Chief Deputy Kevin Kelley of the sheriff’s department.

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The Four Flavors of Automated License Plate Reader Technology

The Four Flavors of Automated License Plate Reader Technology | Law Enforcement Tech | Scoop.it
Automated License Plate Readers (ALPRs) may be the most common mass surveillance technology in use by local law enforcement around the country—but they're not always used in the same way. Typically, ALPR systems are comprised of high-speed cameras connected to computers that photograph every license plate that passes.
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Cyber geek who halted virus was suspended from school over 'hacking'

Cyber geek who halted virus was suspended from school over 'hacking' | Law Enforcement Tech | Scoop.it
Marcus Hutchins, who prevented computers across the globe being infected with ransomware, was ordered to explain why the school network was down at Ilfracombe Academy in Devon.
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Sometimes doing the 'right' thing isn't that easy.
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Brazilians violently clash with police as 35 million go on strike

Brazilians violently clash with police as 35 million go on strike | Law Enforcement Tech | Scoop.it
Millions stayed home on Friday, and thousands flooded the streets in anger against labour law and pension reform proposed by President Michel Temer.
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Are you ready for the enterprise wearables boom?

Are you ready for the enterprise wearables boom? | Law Enforcement Tech | Scoop.it
IT leaders must prepare for 'wear-your-own-device' as wearables-driven consumerisation starts to take hold
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Britain's drone hot-spots revealed as police deal with 860 call outs

Britain's drone hot-spots revealed as police deal with 860 call outs | Law Enforcement Tech | Scoop.it
Greater Manchester Police investigated 90 reports of inappropriate drone use during 2015, although police across Britain have received complaints about the high-tech devices buzzing around homes.
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In Pop Culture, the Future Is Almost Now

In Pop Culture, the Future Is Almost Now | Law Enforcement Tech | Scoop.it
In popular culture, science-fiction stories look more like the real world than ever before.
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Iraq Shut Down Its Internet to Prevent Sixth-Graders From Cheating

Iraq Shut Down Its Internet to Prevent Sixth-Graders From Cheating | Law Enforcement Tech | Scoop.it
During exam seasons or political revolutions, government-ordered blackouts raise human-rights concerns.
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Putin given go-ahead to build new SUPER ARMY to destroy ISIS

Putin given go-ahead to build new SUPER ARMY to destroy ISIS | Law Enforcement Tech | Scoop.it
VLADIMIR Putin has been granted permission to build a super army to crush Islamic State (ISIS) fanatics at home and abroad.
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The Tiny Town Where Air Force Cadets Learn to Drop ‘Cyber Bombs’

The Tiny Town Where Air Force Cadets Learn to Drop ‘Cyber Bombs’ | Law Enforcement Tech | Scoop.it
The future of cyber warfare training looks like a model railroad where network security majors take turns turning off the lights.
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Crime analysis – Infographic by Eugene Matthews

Crime analysis – Infographic by Eugene Matthews | Law Enforcement Tech | Scoop.it
Principles of Crime analysis basics for beginners 1 Nearly all successful Crime Analysis efforts follow the same 5 protocols focus To begin an effective crime analysis the first step is to focu
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Finally! A crime analysis infographic!
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US Regions Most Vulnerable to a Cyber Attack

US Regions Most Vulnerable to a Cyber Attack | Law Enforcement Tech | Scoop.it

In December 2016, the Identity Theft Resource Center published a report indicating the top 10 cyber-risk vulnerable U.S. regions. Where is your state in this heat map? What steps are you taking to prevent or recover from a potential attack?

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Where does your state rate in this heat map?
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UK eBay seller found guilty of selling £150,000 worth of counterfeit goods

A UK eBay seller has been sentenced, after he was found guilty of selling £150,000 worth of counterfeit goods.

Mr Meraj Gul, London, reportedly made hundreds of thousands of pounds from selling ‘fake’ merchandise bearing the trade marks of popular singers such as Justin Bieber and One Direction v
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Investigations are no longer limited by state geography
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Promise of $3,000 paycheck led 2 bounty hunters into Greenville shootout that left 3 dead | Crime | Dallas News

Promise of $3,000 paycheck led 2 bounty hunters into Greenville shootout that left 3 dead | Crime | Dallas News | Law Enforcement Tech | Scoop.it
The two bounty hunters who died May 31 in a shootout with the fugitive they were trying to capture were offered $3,000 for the job, according t
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An alert researcher, cooperation helped stem cyberattack

An alert researcher, cooperation helped stem cyberattack | Law Enforcement Tech | Scoop.it

The cyberattack that spread malicious software around the world, shutting down networks at hospitals, banks and government agencies, was stemmed by a young British researcher and an inexpensive domain iregistration,.

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Whitehall attack followed ISIS' instructions for 'low-tech' strikes

Whitehall attack followed ISIS' instructions for 'low-tech' strikes | Law Enforcement Tech | Scoop.it
Police arrested a suspected terrorist with a rucksack of knives in London today and while his motive remains unclear the nature of his alleged plot follows a devastating trend.
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Closing the Gender Gap in Cybersecurity: 3 Critical Steps - Dark Reading

Closing the Gender Gap in Cybersecurity: 3 Critical Steps - Dark Reading | Law Enforcement Tech | Scoop.it
Closing the Gender Gap in Cybersecurity : 3 Critical Steps Dark Reading To help women break into the security industry, we need more female role models to step up and show that there are no gender-specific qualities that make a cybersecurity...
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What Drone Technology Can Teach Students | Edudemic

What Drone Technology Can Teach Students | Edudemic | Law Enforcement Tech | Scoop.it
One of the best ways to use drones in the classroom is to have students design and build their own, whether in a robotics club or as a class project.
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Should Smartphones Be Banned From Classrooms?

Should Smartphones Be Banned From Classrooms? | Law Enforcement Tech | Scoop.it
From middle schools to colleges, cellphones’ adverse effects on student achievement may outweigh their potential as a learning tool.
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How Mindfulness is Changing Law Enforcement

How Mindfulness is Changing Law Enforcement | Law Enforcement Tech | Scoop.it
Meditation is helping police officers to de-escalate volatile situations, improve community relations—and improve their own well-being.
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Big Paydays Force Hospitals to Prepare for Ransomware Attacks

Big Paydays Force Hospitals to Prepare for Ransomware Attacks | Law Enforcement Tech | Scoop.it
Infected by ransomware, hospitals around the country have been forced to pay hefty sums to criminal hackers.
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Here's why airport security takes so long | ZDNet

Here's why airport security takes so long | ZDNet | Law Enforcement Tech | Scoop.it
Travelers are told to arrive at their departure airport three hours before their flights, because TSA agents are fleeing the agency in droves.
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