Have you ever wondered how much a police vehicle cost? Police cars are fully stocked with everything an officer might need during their day. You can think of a police car as a moving office because most are out patrol streets and responding to emergencies. With that being said, there’s a lot that goes into … Continue reading What’s Inside a Police Car? How Much Does It Cost to Upfit Your Departments Fleet of Vehicles?
Two-way radios had long been a tool for only government operators and officials, but in recent decades they have become strong tools for civilian use as well. From security details to communicating with friends and family during a natural disaster, walkie talkies and two-way radios are now a staple for vital communications and work when … Continue reading Choosing the Best Walkie Talkie Headset for Your Two-Way Radio
What is an NMO Mount? Many radio users, such as police officers, require an antenna to be mounted onto their vehicle, which is typically called a New Motorola Mount or NMO Mount for short. NMO Mounts are used for a couple of reasons. First, the mount has two waterproof seals to protect the internal electronics … Continue reading NMO Mounts
This article explores radio communication in the context of law enforcement and provide a framework to help officers in choosing the best radio to fit their needs and department. With so many brands and models out there, it can be overwhelming in figuring out what the right option is.
Learn about the next generation Motorola APX Next two-way radio and how it compares to the another popular Harris XL-200 Radio.
Each day, we are exposed to harmful noise such as machinery, music, or loud vehicles. Many of us work every day in these noisy environments, which can slowly deteriorate our ability to hear even though we get used to the sound; this is called noise-induced hearing loss. This type of hearing loss is irreversible and … Continue reading Tips to Protect Your Ears From Noise-Induced Hearing Loss