Dell World 2011: The tech UK emergency services need

Admittedly, this is a little CSI, but the police in-car video equipment and forensic solutions are really swish.

Below you can see how the in-car set-up works. A ruggedised laptop is placed within the vehicle and cameras attached to different parts of the car, provided by Pannin Technologies. During our demonstration, we were shown how easy it was to move the digital cameras around via the laptop, with some incredibly clear night vision showcased as well.

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Tom Brewster

Tom Brewster is currently an associate editor at Forbes and an award-winning journalist who covers cyber security, surveillance, and privacy. Starting his career at ITPro as a staff writer and working up to a senior staff writer role, Tom has been covering the tech industry for more than ten years and is considered one of the leading journalists in his specialism.

He is a proud alum of the University of Sheffield where he secured an undergraduate degree in English Literature before undertaking a certification from General Assembly in web development.