Public Safety

Do Safe Public Spaces Still Exist?

Statistically speaking, the odds of an active shooter situation or terror attack occurring are incredibly low. Nonetheless, the potential risk is in the back of many people’s minds when they go out to a concert, nightclub or drop their kids…

How Wearable Tech Can Help Monitor First Responders’ Health

Around 84 percent of first responders have experienced a traumatic incident while on the job. While some lose sleep over it, the health of others may suffer in different ways. The stress of being the first one on an accident scene and witnessing raw…

Wall Street Journal: Cut Response Time by Two Minutes

CentralSquare Technologies CEO Simon Angove speaks with the Wall Street Journal on the importance of cutting emergency response time with CAD interoperability, the upcoming rollout of Next Generation 911 and the future of emergency response.
Facial Recognition: Critically Important or a Critical Risk?

Three Police Chiefs on: The Future of Facial Recognition Technology in Law Enforcement

Facial recognition has the power to permanently impact law enforcement processes, and the potential of this technology is rapidly advancing. In this video, three police chiefs share their perspectives on the potential and limitations of…
The Modern Struggles of Hiring in Law Enforcement

Three Police Chiefs on: The Recruitment Challenge in Law Enforcement

In recent years, there has been a negative shift in public sentiment toward law enforcement—so much so that agencies across the country are facing difficulty meeting hiring needs.  In this video, three police chiefs address the…

Global Newswire: CentralSquare Launches ShareBlueSmiles

CentralSquare, a leader in public sector software, today announced the launch of the ShareBlueSmiles campaign to raise awareness of positive, compassionate stories about law enforcement going above and beyond to serve citizens across North America.
Saving Lives with Interoperability

Three Police Chiefs on: How Interoperability Can Cut Emergency Response Times

Every second counts for law enforcement officers in unfolding emergency situations. In this video, three police chiefs discuss how interoperability and CAD-to-CAD connectivity can enable first responders to save more lives.

Moving Mission Critical Software to the Cloud: What You Need to Know

When seconds matter, access to the most accurate and up-to-date information for law enforcement is critical for both the community and responders. Any second, any situation and any call can escalate an ordinary day into a life-or-death decision.…

3 Ways Data Sharing Enables More Effective Law Enforcement

The challenges that law enforcement agencies face are unique to each department, but the one that binds them all is the need to share data and information across agencies. Imagine one county with multiple municipalities all working on similar…