ShotSpotter in the News

Read about how ShotSpotter is partnering with law enforcement and cities to help make communities safer.

In the news

October 14, 2022

ShotSpotter helped MPD officers detect shots in a deadly shooting

October 10, 2022

Gun violence is dropping in Chicago as police credit new tactics, community investment

October 7, 2022

Winston-Salem Police Department’s ShotSpotter helps officers get guns off street, save lives

September 15, 2022

How RPD’s ‘ShotSpotter’ works and saves lives in Rochester

July 27, 2022

MPD’s ‘ShotSpotter’ software catches shooter mere hours after it’s debut

July 14, 2022

ShotSpotter helps Columbus police find man hit by overnight gunfire

July 13, 2022

ShotSpotter is helping Cape PD with identifying shots fired incidents

June 28, 2022

‘Time is tissue.’ ShotSpotter CEO makes case for gunshot surveillance program

May 26, 2022

ShotSpotter leads to seizure of 3 guns on Detroit’s east side

April 27, 2022

SureView integrates ShotSpotter technology into its PSIM platforms

April 25, 2022

A state grant will allow Mansfield police to expand ShotSpotter coverage area

March 9, 2022

ShotSpotter program leads to 14% reduction in gun related offenses in Northwest Dayton

February 23, 2022

‘El retumbar de las balas’: herramienta alerta sobre tiroteos en Pasadena

February 14, 2022

Police Arrive at Sunday Shooting 60 Seconds After ShotSpotter Alerts Them, Find Injured Woman

February 9, 2022

Pasadena Police Go Live With ShotSpotter Gunfire Detection System

February 7, 2022

UC Public Safety Research Center established

February 6, 2022

Man shot in East Oakland drive-by

January 30, 2022

Ersie Joyner ‘humbled and humanized’ after surviving 22 bullet wounds in Oakland shootout

January 7, 2022

Bridgeport Police Chief Wants More ShotSpotter Tech

January 5, 2022

Broward Sheriff’s Office deputies seized 13 guns, two short barrel rifles, and hundreds of rounds of ammunition

December 26, 2021

Shots-fired detector critical to city’s crime reduction plan

December 21, 2021

New Tool To Combat Gun Violence In Fort Lauderdale

December 13, 2021

Savannah’s violent crime dropped in 2021 and plan on keeping the trend in 2022

December 10, 2021

Innovative technology has helped both solve crime and save lives in Rochester

December 9, 2021

Police credit ShotSpotter in helping solve recent case, saving a gunshot victim

December 7, 2021

Toledo Police officer rushed a shooting victim to a hospital that saved his life

November 21, 2021

ShotSpotter Device Detects Gunfire in Newark’s South Ward; Man Shot

November 18, 2021

Salinas Police and community members trying to keep the ShotSpotter program in the city for another year

November 17, 2021

Omaha Police: ShotSpotter benefits outweigh costs


News Archive

Press Releases

December 7, 2022

SHOTSPOTTER ANNOUNCES “DATA FOR GOOD” PROGRAM TO SUPPORT COMMUNITY VIOLENCE PREVENTION GROUPS AND OTHER NON-LAW ENFORCEMENT ORGANIZATIONS

December 6, 2022

SHOTSPOTTER SELECTED BY COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS FOR STATEWIDE DEPLOYMENT OF COPLINK X

August 2, 2022

VICE MEDIA RETRACTS ALLEGATIONS THAT SHOTSPOTTER ALTERED EVIDENCE

June 6, 2022

SHOTSPOTTER ANNOUNCES FIRST-OF-ITS-KIND INVESTIGATIVE CASE MANAGEMENT TOOL DEDICATED TO SOLVING GUN CRIME

May 5, 2022

SHOTSPOTTER ADDS ATF EXECUTIVE TO SENIOR LEADERSHIP TEAM

May 3, 2022

SHOTSPOTTER ANNOUNCES MAJOR UPGRADE OF PATROL MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE TO PREVENT CRIME

March 8, 2022

ASSOCIATED PRESS JOINS GROWING LIST OF MEDIA OUTLETS THAT HAVE RETRACTED, CORRECTED, OR CLARIFIED THE FALSE CLAIM MADE AGAINST SHOTSPOTTER ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED BY VICE MEDIA

February 22, 2022

SHOTSPOTTER RELEASES INAUGURAL ENVIRONMENTAL, SOCIAL, AND GOVERNANCE (ESG) REPORT

December 16, 2021

AIROBOTICS AND SHOTSPOTTER PARTNER TO OFFER INTEGRATED GUNSHOT DETECTION AND REAL-TIME AERIAL VIDEO TO HELP SAVE LIVES AND DETER CRIME IN ISRAEL

December 13, 2021

SHOTSPOTTER APPOINTS RUBY SHARMA TO BOARD OF DIRECTORS

October 12, 2021

SHOTSPOTTER FILES DEFAMATION LAWSUIT AGAINST VICE MEDIA

August 5, 2021

SHOTSPOTTER PARTNERS WITH ANTI-TRAFFICKING INTERNATIONAL (ATI) TO HELP IMPROVE INVESTIGATIONS

July 27, 2021

SHOTSPOTTER RESPONDS TO FALSE AND MISLEADING ALLEGATIONS BY VICE NEWS

July 20, 2021

SHOTSPOTTER APPOINTS AMBASSADOR ROBERTA JACOBSON TO BOARD OF DIRECTORS

July 14, 2021

SHOTSPOTTER ANNOUNCES GRAND OPENING OF NEW WASHINGTON D.C.-BASED HIGH TECH GUNSHOT INCIDENT REVIEW CENTER

June 29, 2021

SHOTSPOTTER TAKES AIM AT CURBING ILLEGAL FOURTH OF JULY CELEBRATORY GUNFIRE WITH SIX-STEP CHECKLIST

June 22, 2021

SHOTSPOTTER REPORTS 55 PERCENT OF RETAIL SECURITY EXECUTIVES ARE CONCERNED OR VERY CONCERNED ABOUT GUNFIRE AT THEIR STORES

June 2, 2021

SHOTSPOTTER PROMOTES REGAN DAVIS TO SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT OF CUSTOMER SUCCESS AND FIELD ENGINEERING AS DIVISION BROADENS MISSION

May 11, 2021

SHOTSPOTTER UNVEILS INVESTIGATIVE CASE MANAGEMENT SOLUTION TO IMPROVE CRIME CLEARANCE RATES

March 30, 2021

SHOTSPOTTER EXPANDS INTO RETAIL SECTOR BY OFFERING 24×7 OUTDOOR GUNFIRE DETECTION FOR US-BASED STORES AND MALLS

January 21, 2021

NEW THREATS OF VIOLENCE AT FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT FACILITIES PROMPT NEED FOR PROVEN TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS

January 7, 2021

SHOTSPOTTER DATA REVEALS 2020 GUNSHOT RATES UP 48 PERCENT ACROSS U.S. DURING A YEAR OF CRISIS

December 22, 2020

SMALLER CITIES INCREASINGLY TURN TO GUNSHOT DETECTION TECHNOLOGY TO PREVENT AND REDUCE GUN VIOLENCE

December 8, 2020

SHOTSPOTTER EARNS “WORLD CLASS” NPS RATING IN 2020 CUSTOMER LOYALTY SURVEY

December 2, 2020

SHOTSPOTTER RELEASES NEW SHOOTING INVESTIGATION TOOL


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