September is National Campus Safety Awareness Month

Every year, colleges and universities across the United States dedicate the month of September to bring attention to the issues related to safety on college campuses. These safety concerns range from minor things like underage drinking and marijuana use to major things such as stalking, sexual assault, and murder. All of these things happen on[…..]

CJIS Compliance – What does it mean in the software world?

Many public safety professionals perform their duties in the field rather than in an office. Software is key to ensuring both in-office and professionals in the field can record, track, access, and use mission-critical data in real time. However, enabling remote access to this data via mobile devices like laptops, tablets, or smartphones comes with[…..]

What is CJIS?

Public safety and law enforcement agencies require access to a wealth of established data in effectively performing day-to-day operations. Whether a background check needs to be completed or a log of criminal activity needs to be accessed, the Criminal Justice Information Services (CJIS) databases provide the information that is vital to professionals in the public[…..]

COVID-19 Update from MdE, Inc.

During these unprecedented times, the team here at MdE, Inc. would first like to Thank you and your teams.  We are grateful for the work you do in the uncertainty you face, and appreciate the dedication to the communities you serve. We’d also like you to know that we are here for you.  You can rest assured[…..]

PTO and FTO Programs- Training Public Safety New Hires

Public Safety departments throughout the country utilize field training programs to help bridge the gap between what recruits learned in the academy and what real-life public safety duties entail. Field training programs are also used when employees transition to a new job within Law Enforcement, Jail, Dispatch, Fire, and EMS. The two primary training programs[…..]

What Makes Great FTO/PTO Software?

If you’re managing training programs, then you are responsible for a variety of performance evaluations, records and other items associated with your program. Taking the time to put together reports is necessary, however, it may no longer need to be as much time as you’re used to giving up. With ADORE™, training officers can automate[…..]

National Police Week is Here!

Where Did It All Begin? National Police Week was started during John F. Kennedy’s presidency, in 1962. He proclaimed May 15th Peace Officers Memorial Day and established the surrounding week as National Police Week. In 1982, the first Memorial Service was held in Senate Park with about 120 survivors and supporters of law enforcement gathered[…..]

A police car

How Can ADORE™ Change Your Field Training Program?

When you approach public safety work of any kind, you need to ensure that you’re meeting the standards of your commanding officers, the state, and the public that you serve. However, meeting those needs isn’t always as simple as answering their calls and addressing their concerns. Fulfilling the promise to protect and serve requires many[…..]

A paramedic talking on a walkie talkie.

Communication is Key in Best Practices

If you’ve ever been to a business conference, read an article on management, or looked into how to run a stronger department, then you’ve probably heard the term, “Best Practices”. Best practices is a term that speaks to the generally accepted, optimal approach to various tasks and protocols within a department of any kind, whether[…..]