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Terms of Service & Privacy Policy Updates

Tired of all the GDPR update emails yet? As you’ve no doubt heard, new data protection laws are being launched all over the world. We’re writing to let you know we’ve updated the GunTRAC Terms of Service and Privacy Policy, to comply with new Global Data Protection Regulation (aka, the GDPR). These changes will take effect on May 25, 2018. The new policies includes legal updates, and are also easier to read and understand. Please have a look at the [...]

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Weapon Shot Counter

Weapon Shot Counter (ShotPM) – The first of it’s kind and full integration with APB360.

Overview ShotPM is a Weapon Shot Counter (WSC). The first generation (Q1 2018) ShotPM firearm accessory is a small hardware module designed to be attached to any firearm with an M-Lok rail solution. It incorporates a compact accelerometer to count shots fired and a radio transceiver (using the 2.4 GHz unlicensed band for radio communications with IEEE 802.15.4 standards) to relay this information back to persistent data storage located on a PC server or in the cloud. Radio communications are [...]

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Police Magazine’s First Look Article

Departments : First Look APB360: The Training Tracker APB360’s software is a versatile tool that can save agencies time and money by maintaining training records and inventory in one database.View Article

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Weapon Shot Counter (WSC) for Preventative Maintenance

ShotPM.com – Weapon Shot Counter (WSC) for Preventative Maintenance and Inventory Management using Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID) chips Overview The ShotPM firearm accessory is a small hardware module designed to be attached to any firearm with an M-Lok rail solution. It incorporates a compact accelerometer to count shots fired and a radio transceiver (using the 2.4 GHz unlicensed band for radio communications with IEEE 802.15.4 standards) to relay this information back to persistent data storage located on a PC server or in [...]

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The Dark Side of Law Enforcement – LE Suicide

The Christmas season is a difficult one for law enforcement—it’s not quite the same when you’re working while others are celebrating, and criminal behavior and human suffering don’t take a break for the holidays. Historically, December sees a rise in law enforcement suicides. Keep an eye out for your brothers and sisters who might be in need by recognizing the warning signs, and encourage others to ask for help if they need it. If you or someone you know [...]

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September 2017 FFL Licensee Statistics

APB360 breaks down FFL licensee information based on “Never been Seen” a.k.a. New, renewed per expiration date “Priority“, or Updated per what we detect as a new address or phone number. We also provide the ability to filter any record based on address types, like Business or Residential. 287 Business FFL’s for September 2017400 Residential FFL’s for September 201785 UNDETERMINED ADDRESS TYPES with FFL’s1115 Business FFL’s for September 2017971 Residential FFL’s for September 2017143 UNDETERMINED ADDRESS TYPES of FFL’s1002 Business FFL’s [...]

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New for August 2017 FFL Licensee Statistics

APB360 breaks down FFL licensee information based on “Never been Seen” a.k.a. New, Renewed per expiration date “Priority“, or Updated per what we detect as a new address or phone number. We also provide the ability to filter any record based on address types, like Business or Residential. 258 Business FFL’s for August 2017347 Residential FFL’s for August 201763 UNDETERMINED FFL’s for August875 Business FFL’s for August 2017815 Residential FFL’s for August 2017115 UNDETERMINED FFL’s for August

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Manage Any Non-Firearm Asset By Barcode Using Mobile Scanner

One of the most significant updates in 2017 provides phenomenal inventory asset management capabilities, using your iOS device as an enterprise scanner. You only need to download our GunTRAC iOS application for iPad’s and iPhone’s (free) and then authenticate. You can easily consume an item, move it between locations, and much more. Many items come with a manufacturer barcode already marked on the item. For this example we are using a mechanical keyboard, where the back of the asset has a [...]

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Firearm Industry: Ratio of Business to Residential Federal Firearm Licensees Over Time

Download High Resolution Image Over the weekend we processed every FFL we have on record (over 130k since 2014) in an effort to provide our call center and enterprise manufacturing users the ability to refine leads based upon the address type. The new filters are available on the Cold Calling map now! The image on the left provides a sense of industry growth over the last few years, as well as the ratio of business to residential addresses.

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April ATF FFL Licensee Update

The overall amount of licensees saw a decline in America for April 2017, however a considerable amount of NEW applications have been granted. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (BATFE) provided 79,982 records to the public via the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). APB360 has processed the results for our call center users and enterprise manufacturing partners. The firearm market may be slow for many in the industry right now, however the data provided through the APB system [...]

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