Many local government agencies still have not recovered from
the Great Recession that occurred from 2007 until 2009. Emergency reserve funds
are not up to the levels they were prior to the recession. Some agencies had to
cut personnel by almost…
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When 911 is dialed, the caller hopes the nearest available responder will answer – people in need of immediate help aren’t concerned with which agency responds. However, this is frequently not the case when it comes to public safety and…
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From helping to lower emergency response time to building stronger community relations, technology has had a profound impact on public safety. Hear what police chiefs and other law enforcement leaders have to say on how technology has changed public safety for the better and how it's helped agencies keep their communities safer.
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More and more local government agencies and municipalities are adopting a more efficient future by making the switch to the cloud.
Gartner estimates that government spending on cloud technology will increase 17.1% per year through 2021.…
https://www.govthink.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/cloud-efficiency.jpg600960Tom Amburgeyhttp://govthink.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GovThink-Logo-Green.pngTom Amburgey2019-09-12 11:17:232019-09-13 16:31:585 Ways to Drive Maximum Efficiency with the Cloud
Incorporating the advantages of mobility into public safety
is the new minimum expectation. Mobile
devices provide instant communication relative to incident information, provide
mapping and situational data that enhances productivity,…
https://www.govthink.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/cop-phone.jpg600899Steve Seoanehttp://govthink.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GovThink-Logo-Green.pngSteve Seoane2019-09-06 17:40:432019-09-06 17:40:46How Mobility Will Help Solve the Two Biggest Challenges in Public Safety
Almost half of citizens have complaints about their city’s infrastructure – things like potholes, damaged sidewalks, graffiti on sides of buildings – but only 26% of them bother to report the issue.
Why such an abysmal rate of engagement?…
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Come January 1, 2021, the FBI will complete its transition to the National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) as its sole crime data collection method. With support from major law enforcement organizations like the International Association…
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Nearly every American knows someone who has been affected by
any number of public safety issues, whether theft of personal data, a natural
disaster or the opioid epidemic. With better crime data reporting, however, that
number could be lower. …
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Implementing digital change can be a challenge for a local government agency. But choosing the right digital solution can transform an agency for the better. Check out the 4 steps your agency should take to unlock a digital transformation.
https://www.govthink.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/unlockdigital.jpg600900Tom Amburgeyhttp://govthink.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GovThink-Logo-Green.pngTom Amburgey2019-08-30 18:04:432019-08-30 18:47:084 Steps to Unlocking a Digital Transformation in Local Government