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Leveraging Crime Gun Intelligence Center Principles for More Effective Investigations

In an effort to solve this public health crisis,  the ATF established the concept of a crime gun intelligence center (CGIC) in 2016  to identify serial shooters, their sources of crime guns, disrupt criminal activity, and prevent gun violence. Now, 25 CGICs are strategically located across the nation, all operating...
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We Need to Talk About Police Officer Mental Health

While their employment makes them an obvious representative of government authority, enforcement, and power, police are also human beings. Over years of service, they are asked to not only enforce the law but make an endless number of judgment calls in volatile, pressure-filled situations by assessing risk and confronting trauma....
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Why It’s Time to Rethink Law Enforcement Investigations

Currently, most record management systems (RMS) are designed primarily for reporting incidents at the patrol level, and they lack the analytical capabilities and task management for law enforcement investigations that have greater complexity. Yet, most law enforcement departments are still primarily leveraging RMS for police operations, and ultimately losing key...
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Why Case Management Systems Are Needed for Intelligence Investigations

However, many units managing intelligence investigations are still trying to manage their growing caseloads with spreadsheets and other archaic, manual case management systems that are preventing them from gathering information as efficiently and effectively as possible. In this blog, we’ll discuss what the primary duties are for criminal intelligence investigators,...