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Law Enforcement Still working in the 1990’s

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Having worked through 9/11 as a 7 year NJ Police Officer I had the first hand glimpse of how poor the communications equipment (Computers, Software, Radios) was within all Government Agencies.

Fast forward 12 years later to Hurricane Sandy and Nothing changed. Police Departments lost command and control of their cities/town sometimes within the first hour of the storm hitting their areas.

Why?

  1. Buying Practices -­ Police Departments buy their computers from computer vendors who don’t know or care what Software is going to run on the computers. "Just buy my computers", Then The Police Dept. buys multiple pieces of Software from multiple software vendors just to do 1 job and the software vendors don’t care or know what computers the agency will use. "Just buy my Software". Police Depts. Throw all those variables together and expect it to work seamlessly. How has that been working for you?
  2. Software -­ The technology itself is old, outdated, and provide basic minimal features and functionality. “It does the job” but not much else

Result

Law Enforcement has fallen behind society in terms of technology and how society is communicating and interacting with each other. This Technology gap will grow as new generation officers begin their career utilizing outdated Technology.

Cure

It was not easy, It required a 19 year police officer to get out of his comfort zone and build a team with answers. My team and I first designed and engineered 1 Software System that could provide all the features an agency needs to perform their jobs. We then engineered all of that to look and function as easy as our smart phones. Why? Because no matter how young or old you are, our phones have become quick efficient tools for us to communicate with no training required. We then took that smart phone technology and integrated it into a durable mobile Tablet. Why? Because with less officers and resources, our Police Depts. Can remain as mobile as the public they serve and mobility acts as a force multiplier. Some of the features we provided within our product such as-­‐ Language translator, Voice recognition for dictating reports, Live Talk, Texting, Messaging doesn’t just, “do the job” it gives Police Depts. A Technology leap forward and the ability to Police a society that expects their public servants to Keep up.