Gangs, Guns, and Drugs: How Law Enforcement Can Disrupt with Technology

Date: Thursday, March 9th

Time: 2:00 PM EST/1:00 PM CST

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Where there’s drugs, there’s guns. Where there’s guns there’s drugs. Where there’s guns and drugs, there will be cars!

We are honored to have hosting this webinar both Joseph Giacalone, retired NYPD Sgt. and former CO of the Bronx Cold Case Squad, and Tom Joyce, retired NYPD Lt. Commander of the NYPD Cold Case Squad.

In this educational webinar you will learn how mobile and fixed deployments of license plate recognition (LPR) technology can be used to tackle crimes related to gangs, narcotics, organized retail theft and more.

Key Points:

  • Investigations with vehicle detections
  • Identifying known associates
  • Impact of crime reduction



Joe is a retired NYPD Sergeant SDS and former Commanding Officer of the Bronx Cold Case Squad. Joe is currently an Adjunct Professor at John Jay College and author of The Criminal Investigative Function: A Guide for New Investigators, 3rd Ed.



Mr. Joyce is a retired member of the NYPD in the rank of Lieutenant Commander of Detectives. He commanded the NYPD Cold Case Squad upon his retirement and additionally held many other roles within the detective and organized crime bureaus. Prior to working with Vigilant Solutions, Tom was the Director of Law Enforcement Market Planning for LexisNexis Government Services.

Register For The Webinar

This Webinar is for Law Enforcement only. You will not be able to attend unless you have a valid LE agency email address.