Absolute Software LoJack for Laptops
If you have ever had a laptop stolen, you probably understand the panic that follows when you realize that not only was a valuable device stolen, but your security and sensitive information on the laptop are now compromised. There is a viable option available to help deter the theft of such devices. The LoJack tracking device for laptops helps consumers track, manage, secure and recover mobile computers and devices. LoJack for Laptops by Absolute Software gives you the power to remotely locate, lock and delete the data on your computer before it becomes a nightmare. LoJack not only tracks your device and helps you recover it, but also gives you the option of remotely locking your device and erasing sensitive files, personal photos, financial data and stored passwords. MSRP $44.99 per year for the premium edition.
Dell Latitude E6420 XFR
Takes a Spill and Keeps on Going
If your work environment is tough, unpredictable and requires your equipment to be ready for anything, the Dell Latitude E6420 XFR notebook will rise to the demands of the job. Made to withstand the most challenging real-world environments, the field-ready Latitude offers protection from workplace hazards such as drops, spills and dust thanks to the BallisticArmor high-defense grade outer shell. Additionally, the rugged laptop has an operating system featuring a Windows 7 dual core processor and a 6-cell ExpressCharge battery providing for longer battery life, while the QuadCool thermal management system delivers cooling in extreme conditions. Plus, the Latitude offers a 14-inch WLED display screen with DirectVue technology, which provides a clear view, even in direct sunlight. MSRP $3,489.
Brother RJ4030-K RuggedJet
Brother Knows Best
Rarely does one have time to return to a desk to print out documents. The Brother RJ4030-K RuggedJet mobile printer is a perfect, sized-right answer to your mobile printing needs. The RuggedJet is fast, easy-to-use, versatile and tough and can print at speeds of up to 5 inches per second. You will love the many features, including the USB, serial and Bluetooth wireless technology interfaces; support for the major linear and two-dimensional barcodes; and optional magnetic card reader. Don’t let the size fool you — this 4-inch, ergonomically constructed printer has been tested to withstand 6-foot drops and comes with a two-year bumper-to-bumper warranty. The RuggedJet is right at home printing field service reports thanks to its higher memory capacity. However, the best feature of the RuggedJet is the low-maintenance cost due to its fewer moving parts compared to other printing devices and lack of ink or ribbons. MSRP $845.
CTS America Pocket Ticket Writer
Good Things Come in Small Packages
Bigger isn’t always better — just ask CTS America. Its Pocket Ticket Writer (PTW), a compact, easy-to-carry e-ticket system, is the perfect companion for bicycle, ATV, motorcycle, foot patrol and horseback law enforcement officers. This pint-size PC is perfect for issuing citations such as DUIs, warning tickets and traffic violations. The PTW uses the Motorola Symbol MC-75 device and can issue a ticket in less than a minute. Quick-fill features; signature-capturing capability; and direct communication to a command post via the cradling device, wireless data card or phone data card save even more time. The PTW also streamlines the e-citation process by transmitting citations directly to the court. CTS America has eliminated all the guesswork and sells its bundled software with the Motorola unit, a Zebra RW420 and all the accessories like USB cables and chargers. MSRP $4,700 for bundled units.
Intermec CN4 Mobile Computer
Communicate on the Go
Handheld e-ticketing devices are quickly becoming the go-to tool for law enforcement. Consider the fact that a typical handwritten ticket takes on average five minutes to write out, while an e-ticket typically takes less than two minutes. The Intermec CN4 Mobile Computer is robust enough for the toughest environments. The Intermec CN4 offers 3.5 G wireless technology, which supports simultaneous voice and data tasks. Additionally, the CN4 delivers enhanced document imaging, Cisco CCX-compatible Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. The integrated GPS allows for maximum visibility of the user’s routes. Another popular option is the color camera feature, which is the perfect solution when you need to document events or vehicle inspections. MSRP varies from $1,800 to $2,050.
Spillman Technologies Mobile Citation Forms
Your Perfect Partner
Spillman Technologies Mobile Citation Forms are the perfect partner for any law enforcement officer, helping personnel quickly and effectively issue traffic and municipal citations from a vehicle. With either a touch-screen monitor or keyboard and mouse, navigation of the large fields and dropdown menus is easy, and personnel can save time and prevent data entry errors thanks to the pre-filled data forms. Before the information is stored, the system automatically searches for matching records. Another great feature lets you add unlimited vehicles, people, details and property and add your own custom fields. Spillman Technologies also offers other detailed software options such as Mobile Accident Forms, Mobile Records, Traffic Information, State Records, Dispatch, Fleet Maintenance, HazMat and Evidence and Vehicle Impound. MSRP varies depending on agency size and number of licenses.