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Shark-Spotting And Sea Rescue Goes High-Tech In Australia

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 02.29.2016 | Technology

Shark surveillance and sea rescue just got more sophisticated. A drone that can detect the aquatic beasts from the sky and drop down rescue pods to sw...

The Changing Face of Migration: When Will the U.S. Response Change As Well?

Michelle Brané | Posted 08.28.2012 | Politics
Michelle Brané

The unimaginable hardships these families face on the way to the United States are a testament to the desperation and fear that drive them to leave their home countries.

Fighting Crime: Help From The Crunching Data

Mark Cleverley | Posted 10.18.2013 | Technology
Mark Cleverley

Crime is getting a one-two punch. This new approach is called predictive analytics and it's happening now because we're in the age of Big Data.

Predictive Analytics: Using Real-Time Data to Help Transform Public Safety

Posted 07.01.2012 | Technology

Through using predictive analytics, real-time insights transform public safety, and enables the police and fire departments to prevent crime and fight...

Lizzie Schiffman

Sick Of Beach Bans? Border Collies To The Rescue! | Lizzie Schiffman | Posted 11.01.2011 | Chicago

When the Environmental Protection agency announced Monday that they would extend more than $2.6 million in grant funding to the Great Lakes Restoratio...

CPD Faces Layoffs, Reassignments And Restructuring

Posted 10.08.2011 | Chicago

A combination of reassignments and the elimination of several command positions will “trim the fat on executive staff” at the Chicago Police Depar...