How to Handle Transitions in Staffing

There comes a time in most people’s lives when it’s time to stop working and retire. Employees who retire have often made a significant impact on the department, and their departure can be a big blow to operations. However, with proper preparation and effective procedure, your department can have a smooth transition in staffing. Here’s[…..]

Bill Arrington joins as a Consultant to MdE, Inc.

Bill was sworn in as a Maryland State Trooper in September 1974 and enjoyed a very noteworthy and remarkable career for more than twenty-eight (28) years. Retiring at the rank of Lieutenant Colonel, Bill served in a variety of assignments and his last was Deputy Superintendent, Chief of the Field Operations Bureau. Bill is well[…..]

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[…..]