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U.S. Customs and Border Protection - Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport DFW Airport Dallas County TX Face Recognition
The Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport is one of 18 airports where Customs and Border Protection is using face recognition technology as of March 2019. An executive order signed by Pres. Trump in 2019 requires Customs and Border Protection to install face recognition technology at the United States' top 20 airports by 2021.
Agency: U.S. Customs and Border Protection - Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport
State: TX
City: DFW Airport
County: Dallas County
Technology: Face Recognition
Vendor:

The Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport is one of 18 airports where Customs and Border Protection is using face recognition technology as of March 2019. An executive order signed by Pres. Trump in 2019 requires Customs and Border Protection to install face recognition technology at the United States' top 20 airports by 2021.

Garland Police Department Garland Rockwell County, Collin County, Dallas County TX Drones
The Garland Police Department has had a drone unit since February 2020.
Agency: Garland Police Department
State: TX
City: Garland
County: Rockwell County, Collin County, Dallas County
Technology: Drones
Vendor:

The Garland Police Department has had a drone unit since February 2020.

Farmers Branch Police Department Farmers Branch Dallas County TX Drones
The Farmer's Branch Police Department purchased $40,000 worth of drones in 2018-2019 and $5,854 in 2019-2020.
Agency: Farmers Branch Police Department
State: TX
City: Farmers Branch
County: Dallas County
Technology: Drones
Vendor:

The Farmer's Branch Police Department purchased $40,000 worth of drones in 2018-2019 and $5,854 in 2019-2020.

Highland Park Department of Public Saftey Highland Park Dallas County TX Camera Registry
The Highland Park Department of Public Safety maintains a registry of surveillance cameras voluntarily submitted by local residents and businesses.
Agency: Highland Park Department of Public Saftey
State: TX
City: Highland Park
County: Dallas County
Technology: Camera Registry
Vendor:

The Highland Park Department of Public Safety maintains a registry of surveillance cameras voluntarily submitted by local residents and businesses.

Dallas Fusion Center Dallas Dallas County TX Fusion Center
The Dallas Fusion Center is one of 79 fusion centers in the United States. Operated by local and state law enforcement in partnership with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, a fusion center serves as a command center for gathering, analyzing and disseminating intelligence and other public safety information.
Agency: Dallas Fusion Center
State: TX
City: Dallas
County: Dallas County
Technology: Fusion Center
Vendor:

The Dallas Fusion Center is one of 79 fusion centers in the United States. Operated by local and state law enforcement in partnership with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, a fusion center serves as a command center for gathering, analyzing and disseminating intelligence and other public safety information.

Dallas County Sheriff's Office Dallas Dallas County TX Automated License Plate Readers
In 2009, the Dallas County Sheriff's Office purchased four automated license plate readers for $23,050 from PIPS technology.
Agency: Dallas County Sheriff's Office
State: TX
City: Dallas
County: Dallas County
Technology: Automated License Plate Readers
Vendor:

In 2009, the Dallas County Sheriff's Office purchased four automated license plate readers for $23,050 from PIPS technology.

Dallas Police Department Dallas Dallas County TX Automated License Plate Readers
In 2013, the Dallas Police Department implemented 16 automated license plate readers for $3.2 million.
Agency: Dallas Police Department
State: TX
City: Dallas
County: Dallas County
Technology: Automated License Plate Readers
Vendor:

In 2013, the Dallas Police Department implemented 16 automated license plate readers for $3.2 million.

Farmers Branch Police Department Farmers Branch Dallas County TX Camera Registry
The Farmers Branch Police Department's SafeCam program is a voluntary registry of private and personal surveillance cameras.
Agency: Farmers Branch Police Department
State: TX
City: Farmers Branch
County: Dallas County
Technology: Camera Registry
Vendor:

The Farmers Branch Police Department's SafeCam program is a voluntary registry of private and personal surveillance cameras.

Dallas Police Department Dallas Dallas County TX Camera Registry
The Dallas Police Department maintains a voluntary registry of private and personal surveillance cameras.
Agency: Dallas Police Department
State: TX
City: Dallas
County: Dallas County
Technology: Camera Registry
Vendor:

The Dallas Police Department maintains a voluntary registry of private and personal surveillance cameras.

Farmers Branch Police Department Farmers Branch Dallas County TX Automated License Plate Readers
The Farmers Branch Police Deparmtent installed six automated license plate readers in 2018.
Agency: Farmers Branch Police Department
State: TX
City: Farmers Branch
County: Dallas County
Technology: Automated License Plate Readers
Vendor:

The Farmers Branch Police Deparmtent installed six automated license plate readers in 2018.

Addison Police Department Addison Dallas County TX Automated License Plate Readers
The Addison Police Department planned to install eight license plate readers in the Les Lacs and Oaks North neighborhoods in 2019.
Agency: Addison Police Department
State: TX
City: Addison
County: Dallas County
Technology: Automated License Plate Readers
Vendor:

The Addison Police Department planned to install eight license plate readers in the Les Lacs and Oaks North neighborhoods in 2019.

University Park Police Department University Park Dallas County TX Automated License Plate Readers
The University Park Police Department has installed automated license plate readers.
Agency: University Park Police Department
State: TX
City: University Park
County: Dallas County
Technology: Automated License Plate Readers
Vendor:

The University Park Police Department has installed automated license plate readers.

Addison Police Department Addison Dallas County TX Body-worn Cameras
Addison Police Department utilizes body-worn cameras.
Agency: Addison Police Department
State: TX
City: Addison
County: Dallas County
Technology: Body-worn Cameras
Vendor:

Addison Police Department utilizes body-worn cameras.

Duncanville Police Department Duncanville Dallas County TX Automated License Plate Readers
The Texas Motor Vehicle Crime Prevention Authority gave the Duncanville Police Department a grant to purchase automated license plate readers in 2022.
Agency: Duncanville Police Department
State: TX
City: Duncanville
County: Dallas County
Technology: Automated License Plate Readers
Vendor:

The Texas Motor Vehicle Crime Prevention Authority gave the Duncanville Police Department a grant to purchase automated license plate readers in 2022.

Mesquite Police Department Mesquite Dallas County TX Body-worn Cameras WatchGuard
Mesquite Police Department received approval to use up to $500,000 in police seizure funds to outfit officers with body-worn cameras in 2015.
Agency: Mesquite Police Department
State: TX
City: Mesquite
County: Dallas County
Technology: Body-worn Cameras
Vendor: WatchGuard

Mesquite Police Department received approval to use up to $500,000 in police seizure funds to outfit officers with body-worn cameras in 2015.

Sachse Police Department Sachse Dallas County TX Body-worn Cameras WatchGuard
Sachse Police Department acquired body-worn cameras as early as 2017.
Agency: Sachse Police Department
State: TX
City: Sachse
County: Dallas County
Technology: Body-worn Cameras
Vendor: WatchGuard

Sachse Police Department acquired body-worn cameras as early as 2017.

Grand Prairie Police Department Grand Prairie Ellis County, Tarrant County, Dallas County TX Automated License Plate Readers Vigilant Solutions
The Grand Prairie Police Department received over $190,000 in funding to purchase 10 Automated License Plate Scanners sometime before 2010. In 2017, the city approved a $90,000 contract with Vigilant Solutions for access to the company's ALPR software platform.
Agency: Grand Prairie Police Department
State: TX
City: Grand Prairie
County: Ellis County, Tarrant County, Dallas County
Technology: Automated License Plate Readers
Vendor: Vigilant Solutions

The Grand Prairie Police Department received over $190,000 in funding to purchase 10 Automated License Plate Scanners sometime before 2010. In 2017, the city approved a $90,000 contract with Vigilant Solutions for access to the company's ALPR software platform.

Coppell Police Department Coppell Dallas County TX Automated License Plate Readers Vigilant Solutions
The Coppell Police Department scanned 36,277,806 license plates in 2019 using Vigilant Solutions automated license plate readers.
Agency: Coppell Police Department
State: TX
City: Coppell
County: Dallas County
Technology: Automated License Plate Readers
Vendor: Vigilant Solutions

The Coppell Police Department scanned 36,277,806 license plates in 2019 using Vigilant Solutions automated license plate readers.

Wylie Police Department Wylie Rockwall County, Dallas County, Collin County TX Face Recognition Vigilant Solutions
The Wylie Police Department included Vigilant Solutions FaceSearch face recognition software in its 2021 budget.
Agency: Wylie Police Department
State: TX
City: Wylie
County: Rockwall County, Dallas County, Collin County
Technology: Face Recognition
Vendor: Vigilant Solutions

The Wylie Police Department included Vigilant Solutions FaceSearch face recognition software in its 2021 budget.

Cedar Hill Police Department Cedar Hill Dallas County TX Automated License Plate Readers Vigilant Solutions
Cedar Hill Police Department uses automated license plate readers.
Agency: Cedar Hill Police Department
State: TX
City: Cedar Hill
County: Dallas County
Technology: Automated License Plate Readers
Vendor: Vigilant Solutions

Cedar Hill Police Department uses automated license plate readers.

Desoto Police Department Desoto Dallas County TX Gunshot Detection SoundThinking
The DeSoto Police Department started using Shotspotter technology in April 2023.
Agency: Desoto Police Department
State: TX
City: Desoto
County: Dallas County
Technology: Gunshot Detection
Vendor: SoundThinking

The DeSoto Police Department started using Shotspotter technology in April 2023.

Desoto Police Department Desoto Dallas County TX Gunshot Detection SoundThinking
The DeSoto Police Department started using Shotspotter technology in April 2023.
Agency: Desoto Police Department
State: TX
City: Desoto
County: Dallas County
Technology: Gunshot Detection
Vendor: SoundThinking

The DeSoto Police Department started using Shotspotter technology in April 2023.

DeSoto Police Department DeSoto Dallas County TX Gunshot Detection Shotspotter
The DeSoto Police Department has installed gunshot technology in a 2-square mile area of town.
Agency: DeSoto Police Department
State: TX
City: DeSoto
County: Dallas County
Technology: Gunshot Detection
Vendor: Shotspotter

The DeSoto Police Department has installed gunshot technology in a 2-square mile area of town.

Mesquite Police Department Mesquite Dallas County TX Ring/Neighbors Partnership Ring
The Mesquite Police Department signed an agreement with Amazon's home surveillance equipment company, Ring, to gain special access to the company's Neighbors app through an agency account.
Agency: Mesquite Police Department
State: TX
City: Mesquite
County: Dallas County
Technology: Ring/Neighbors Partnership
Vendor: Ring

The Mesquite Police Department signed an agreement with Amazon's home surveillance equipment company, Ring, to gain special access to the company's Neighbors app through an agency account.

Carrollton Police Department Carrollton Dallas County TX Ring/Neighbors Partnership Ring
The Carrollton Police Department signed an agreement with Amazon's home surveillance equipment company, Ring, to gain special access to the company's Neighbors app through an agency account.
Agency: Carrollton Police Department
State: TX
City: Carrollton
County: Dallas County
Technology: Ring/Neighbors Partnership
Vendor: Ring

The Carrollton Police Department signed an agreement with Amazon's home surveillance equipment company, Ring, to gain special access to the company's Neighbors app through an agency account.