Even as recent as ten years ago, the whole process of evidence
collection could be boiled down to a one-time incident. Evidence collection
would happen when an officer wrote her assessment of a situation into a police
report. She would add…
https://www.govthink.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/wild-west.jpg600900Jonathan Mitchellhttp://govthink.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GovThink-Logo-Green.pngJonathan Mitchell2020-03-19 20:02:382020-03-20 20:09:30Taming the Wild West of Evidence Management
Today, more and more agencies are recognizing the importance of data sharing, the need for collaboration and the ability to coordinate public safety responses in real time. However, even as law enforcement agencies reap the benefits of data sharing, a new problem has emerged: information overload.
https://www.govthink.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/traffic-cams.jpg599900Jonathan Mitchellhttp://govthink.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GovThink-Logo-Green.pngJonathan Mitchell2020-03-03 18:36:132020-03-06 20:19:16The Solution to Fixing Information Overload in Law Enforcement
911 dispatchers play a pivotal role in any emergency, but are they really first responders? For dispatchers working in the industry, the potential for reclassification is the first step in ensuring qualified people are on the front lines of an emergency.
https://www.govthink.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/emergency-call.jpg600900Suzanne Laddhttp://govthink.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GovThink-Logo-Green.pngSuzanne Ladd2020-02-28 18:15:282020-04-08 18:20:06Are 911 Telecommunicators Really First Responders?
The City of Chicago has just made one of the largest public safety software deals of the past decade. Find out how they are enabling faster, more efficient emergency response for a city of 2.7 million.
https://www.govthink.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/chicago.jpg600900Steve Seoanehttp://govthink.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GovThink-Logo-Green.pngSteve Seoane2020-02-14 18:01:302020-02-20 16:18:55How Chicago is Putting Public Safety First
Despite the majority of interactions between law enforcement and citizens having no use of force, the narrative on social media often portrays the opposite. This makes an already challenging job even more difficult for law enforcement officers.…
https://www.govthink.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/cop-n-kid.jpg600900ShareBlueSmileshttp://govthink.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GovThink-Logo-Green.pngShareBlueSmiles2020-02-07 19:54:502020-02-20 16:52:255 Heartfelt Cop Interactions That Will Light Up Your Day
about starting a drone program at your agency? Are you debating whether or not
it would be a good fit for your officers or deputies? Here are 6 of the most
common questions that law enforcement agencies should ask when considering
https://www.govthink.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/drone.jpg506900Keith Singletonhttp://govthink.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GovThink-Logo-Green.pngKeith Singleton2020-02-05 16:52:452020-02-07 20:37:056 FAQs on Starting a Drone Program in Law Enforcement
The Super Bowl is one of the most high-profile events of the
year, drawing over a million tourists to the host city and averaging almost 100
million television viewers. Though the host city’s local economy benefits greatly
from the surge…
https://www.govthink.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/football.jpg598900Commander Scott Gerlicherhttp://govthink.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GovThink-Logo-Green.pngCommander Scott Gerlicher2020-01-30 13:50:282020-01-30 19:21:36Staying Safe at the Super Bowl: What Goes on Behind the Scenes to Keep You Safe at the Biggest Game of the Year
Distracted driving kills approximately 9 people and injures 1,000 more every day, according to the Center for Disease Control. Technology is the most common distraction in the driver’s seat. This problem helps illustrate why first responders deserve powerful, intuitive software that is as easy to use.
https://www.govthink.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/firetruck-fast.jpg600900Dave Castletonhttp://govthink.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/GovThink-Logo-Green.pngDave Castleton2020-01-29 14:11:292020-01-31 17:06:18Why UX Matters in Public Safety