DeKalb County Police Sgt. Mark Johnson demonstrates the department’s new firearms training tool. The XVT Meggitt Firearms Simulator allows officers to use real weapons that have been retrofitted with lasers and Bluetooth to work in a virtual environment. Photo by Andrew Cauthen
Tablet PCs and Bluetooth technology just joined the war on crime in DeKalb County.
During a media demonstration on Aug. 4, the DeKalb County Police Department unveiled its new, high-tech firearms training tool, the XVT Meggitt Firearms Simulator.