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Gunshot detection technology is changing the game for Columbia cops

November 14, 2019

“With ShotSpotter, officers were able to respond to the complex within minutes, go directly to the building where the shooting occurred and walk right up on several freshly fired shell casings. It essentially led them straight to evidence... ShotSpotter has illuminated the fact that many citizens don’t call the police when they hear gunshots. Indeed, Holbrook notes that about 75 percent of gunshots in the city go unreported by residents.” (read full article here)