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33-3021.01 - Police Detectives   Save Table (XLS/CSV)

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Alcohol analysers
  • Breathalyzers
Automated external defibrillators AED or hard paddles
  • Automated external defibrillators AED
Binocular light compound microscopes
  • Compound light microscopes
Biological evidence collection kits
  • Blood collection kits
  • Deoxyribonucleic acid DNA collection kits
Bullet proof vests
  • Bulletproof vests
Desktop computers
Dictation machines
  • Voice dictation equipment
Digital camcorders or video cameras
  • Digital video cameras
Digital cameras
Emergency medical services first aid kits
  • First aid kits
Fingerprint equipment
  • Suspect fingerprinting equipment
Fingerprint latent print kits
  • Fingerprint evidence kits
  • Road flares
Footprint lifters
  • Electrostatic dust lifters
  • Impression casting kits
Footwear covers
  • Footwear protectors
Gas generators
  • Power generators
  • Safety goggles
Hand sprayers
  • Pepper spray
  • Metal handcuffs
  • Plastic handcuffs
  • Semiautomatic pistols
  • Service revolvers
Hazardous material protective apparel
  • Biohazard suits
Infrared lamps
  • Infrared light sources
  • Laser light sources
Masks or accessories
  • Filter masks
Measuring wheels for distance
  • Distance measuring wheels
Metal detectors
Military rifles
  • Police rifles
Narcotic test kits
  • Drug testing kits
Notebook computers
  • Laptop computers
  • Mobile data computers
Personal computers
Physiological recorders
  • Polygraphs
  • Voice stress analyzers
Police vehicles
  • Police patrol cars
Protective gloves
Radarbased surveillance systems
  • Radar speed readers
Riot batons
  • Side-handle batons
Riot helmets
Riot shields
  • Crime scene rulers
Still cameras
  • 35 millimeter cameras
Surveillance video or audio recorders
  • Audio recording equipment
  • Digital tape recorders
Two way radios
Ultraviolet UV lamps
  • Ultraviolet UV lights


Data base user interface and query software
  • DataWorks Plus Digital CrimeScene
  • Integrated Automated Fingerprint Identification System IAFIS
  • Law enforcement information databases
  • Microsoft Access Hot technology
  • National Crime Information Center NCIC database
  • National Integrated Ballistics Information Network NIBIN
Desktop publishing software
  • Microsoft Publisher Hot technology
Graphics or photo imaging software
  • Adobe Systems Adobe Photoshop Hot technology
  • Computer aided composite drawing software
  • DeChant Consulting Services iWitness
  • DesignWare 3D EyeWitness
  • Digital Image Management Solutions Crime Scene
  • Eos Systems PhotoModeler
  • Microsoft Visio Hot technology
  • SmartDraw Legal
  • The CAD Zone The Crime Zone
  • Trancite Logic Systems ScenePD
  • Visual Statement Vista FX3 CSI
Internet browser software
  • Web browser software
Map creation software
  • Crime mapping software
  • Geographic information system GIS software Hot technology
Office suite software
  • Corel WordPerfect
  • Microsoft Office
Presentation software
  • Microsoft PowerPoint Hot technology
Spreadsheet software
  • Microsoft Excel Hot technology
Word processing software
  • Microsoft Word

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