NYPD defends their Windows Phones as effective and under budget, still replacing them
We reported yesterday that Deputy Commissioner of Information & Technology Jessica Tisch’s decision to go with Windows Phones were under attack after it was revealed that the NYPD was planning a wholesale switch to iPho...
NYPD surrender their Windows Phones, plans to buy 36,000 iPhones
By all accounts the NYPD’s adoption of Windows Phones was a blazing success, making the force more effective and responsive. Like many other companies, councils and institutions who bet on Microsoft however, Microsoft’...
NYPD looking to upgrade 36,000 phones to Windows 10 Mobile
We have been following the progress of the NYPD’s Windows Phone roll-out for some years now, and by all accounts things are going great. An any particular day more than 5,500 handsets are in service, and the officers credit ...
NYPD credits Windows Phones with improved crime fighting, rapid response
by Sean Chan
Almost three months ago, we reported that Windows Phones were a huge success for the NYPD. Now, according to the new stats revealed by the NYPD Deputy Commissioner for Information Technology showed how Windows Phones are helping...
Microsoft’s Lumia devices reportedly help the NYPD foil crime
We reported earlier that Microsoft’s Lumia 640 XL had been issued out to the NYPD to help them in the apprehending of criminals and solving of crimes, and it seems that program is already bearing fruit. The online newspaper ...
NYPD to get special Translator app for their Windows Phones
Way back in October 2014 we reported that the NYPD would be securing as many as 31,000 Windows Phones for their local police force, funded by $160 million confiscated from presumed criminals. A year later we reported that the roll...