Minimizing response time is top priority for 911 call-takers, dispatchers and first responders. As technology evolves for both first responders and the citizens they serve, agencies are leveraging cutting-edge tech and the data it provides to improve incident response strategies and outcomes.
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A key component of building community partnerships is making the community feel part of the public safety process. With the right tools, agencies can enhance communication, build trust, and give citizens the opportunity to take a proactive role in their community’s safety.
When it comes to public safety, every second matters. So, it’s no surprise that agencies are leveraging Internet of Things (IoT) technology and its data driven insights to streamline processes for crime prevention and emergency response.
For several states, data collection for traffic and pedestrian stops is becoming a routine requirement for LEOs, and it’s likely that data collection compliance will be expanding nationwide in the near future.
While drone technology was a novelty just a few years ago, drones are now considered a necessity for public safety, with agencies leveraging drones to gather information about natural disasters, find missing persons quicker, and ensure the safety of the public and first responders.
There have been many changes in the job of a law enforcement due to advances in police technology, but there are some aspects of the job that remain consistent. Law Enforcement professionals would prefer to catch criminals than do the less glamorous side of work that they don’t show on “Law and Order” – creating countless incident reports while working a case.
The growing number of data sources in public safety, like video surveillance, body cameras, LPRs, traffic cameras, and other devices, have given police more evidence to work with to prevent and solve crime in real time.