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Wayne County, MI produces podcast separating forensic fact from fiction

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Wayne County, MI
Detroit's Daily Docket is a podcast hosted by four examiners from the Wayne County Medical Examiner's Office. Episodes cover everything from the day-to-day work of forensic pathology to misrepresentations of the job in popular culture and historical case studies.
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Hampton, VA deployed a solar-powered smart pole system equipped with police surveillance cameras

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Hampton, VA
The city installed 15 solar-powered LED light poles equipped with police surveillance cameras in the Y. H. Thomas Park. This system provides free wi-fi, charging ports, panic buttons, motion activated illumination, and stores enough energy to function without sunlight for 8 days.
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McAllen, TX launched an app that answers questions about the city through smart speakers

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Mcallen, TX
The city of McAllen launched an app that provides information about city services, facilities, and departments through smart speakers including Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant. The app currently includes a database of over 700 questions and answers from the city's 311 service.
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