September 9, 2021
“How does a smartphone compare with a stand-alone body worn camera in terms of withstanding the elements?” This is a great question we often receive,...
June 3, 2021
At Visual Labs, we recognize that we are a software company serving law enforcement, private security, and other organizations seeking to increase tra...
BWC + PTT
March 24, 2021
For years, we have emphasized how Visual Labs can be used as an all-in-one solution: a body worn camera (“BWC”), digital camera, audio recorder, perso...
2020: Year in Review
December 17, 2020
2020 was certainly a year few will forget. At Visual Labs, we wanted to look back on some notable items of the year. System Functionality It was a big ...
Body Camera Legislation
September 1, 2020
When implementing a body camera or dash camera program, it is important that agencies read, understand, and comply with applicable laws. Some states ...
May 4, 2020
Releasing redacted footage in a timely manner is a growing concern for many law enforcement agencies. The growth in this need has been largely driven ...
March 13, 2020
There are numerous ways a body or dash camera can be activated. In a perfect world, a camera would always automatically turn on and off in strict acc...
November 19, 2019
With respect to a body camera or dash camera system, the videos themselves are only one small piece of the puzzle. As this blog has discussed in the ...
September 5, 2019
It seems that almost daily, another hack or cyberattack makes the news. Capital One Bank is a notable recent victim. It is important as ever to take...
Leveraging Data for Proactive Policing
June 4, 2019
A variety of departments utilize proactive policing practices in their efforts to deter crime and maintain positive community relations. The success ...
May 2, 2019
Visual Labs Smartphone Body Camera Application Earns FirstNet Certified Designation First Responders on FirstNet Can Now Access the Visual Labs Smartph...
Are Docking Stations Obsolete?
April 1, 2019
Many body camera systems require the use of a docking station to upload body camera footage — but are they becoming obsolete? Docking stations presen...
Samsung Galaxy S10 Release
February 20, 2019
As "the body camera company that does not make body cameras," Visual Labs is always researching the latest smartphone and smart device technology. Fo...
February 8, 2019
"CJIS Compliance" is a buzzword when it comes to public safety software, but what does that really mean when it comes to body worn cameras and evidenc...
Cloud Storage vs. Local Storage
January 28, 2019
There is a lingering debate within public safety about the benefits of cloud storage vs. local storage. For a long time, there was skepticism and misu...
January 21, 2019
Visual Labs takes a completely different approach to body worn cameras compared to the many other "camera-only" products on the market today. The Visu...