Addis Ababa police announced that it has distributed a new Motorola communication device in the city and surrounding towns.
According to Endashawu Tassew, the new device called Motorola Solution Project 25 is the most secure and safe communication tool and expected to help police prevent and investigate crimes easily.
The technology has a lot of significance for various police services.
The new audio-visual communication device will replace the old communication technology which only supports audio files.
The technology will enable police members to film scenes and feed files for the main center, according to Endeshawu.
Four microwaves which cover up to 100 kilometers are installed to facilitate the communication. In the future, the microwave signal coverage is expected to cover up to 800-kilometers, said police.