Compliance with CFR 28 Part 23 Criminal Intelligence Systems Operating Policies

As a guide for those interested in criminal intelligence systems such as IntelNexus™, Crime Tech Weekly is publishing the following overview of Title 28, Part 23 of the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR 28 Part 23). The policy reads as follows: CFR 28 PART 23–CRIMINAL INTELLIGENCE SYSTEMS OPERATING POLICIES 1. Purpose. 2. Background. 3. Applicability. … More Compliance with CFR 28 Part 23 Criminal Intelligence Systems Operating Policies

Criminal Intelligence Databases: Violations of privacy rights are the exception, not the rule.

The notion that law enforcement fusion centers regularly violate individuals’ privacy rights as they capture intelligence on gangs, terrorist activities, organized crime, and other threats to public safety is simply not true. That, according to a study published in the Journal of Police and Criminal Psychology. The paper, “Law Enforcement Fusion Centers: Cultivating an Information Sharing Environment while Safeguarding … More Criminal Intelligence Databases: Violations of privacy rights are the exception, not the rule.

The Sunny Side of Cloud-Based Solutions

Cloud computing for law enforcement, in simple terms, refers to software hosted off-agency and available to the user through their internet connection. This type of software-as-a-service, or “SaaS” offers several advantages over software that is hosted locally on the user’s hardware. Computer hardware is always being tweaked and improved upon, and state-of-the-art equipment can become … More The Sunny Side of Cloud-Based Solutions

The Case for Software as a Service in Law Enforcement

  State and local law enforcement agencies face a growing number of challenges due to lack of resources and the ever-dwindling public coffers. As a result of  legacy technologies that compound costs – through maintenance fees, implementation expenses, hardware purchases, and software upgrades – agencies are constantly challenged to do more with less.   To … More The Case for Software as a Service in Law Enforcement

Tennessee county turns to Case Closed for investigation management

(March 27, 2017) Case Closed™ Software, a division of crime fighting software leader Crime Tech Solutions, LLC, announced today that they have signed contract with a large well-known and historic county in Tennessee. The mid-sized Sheriff’s Department in the Volunteer State chose Case Closed Software after a long, thorough search for a solution provider capable of delivering “a … More Tennessee county turns to Case Closed for investigation management

UK Intelligence Training Provider Selects Crime Tech Solutions

February 24, 2017 – Austin, TX   Crime Tech Solutions, a fast-growing software company in Leander, TX today announced that a large, England based intelligence training organization has standardized on the their powerful link analysis software for all ongoing end-user training. Under the terms of the agreement, Crime Tech Solutions will provide the core link analysis software that will … More UK Intelligence Training Provider Selects Crime Tech Solutions

Jill Leovy on Preventive Policing and Its Effect on Black Communities

The following article is the work of Joe Muscolino and originally appears at http://www.signature-reads.com/2017/02/jill-leovy-on-preventive-policing-and-its-effect-on-black-communities/ . Crime Tech Weekly, is reposting for the convenience of our readers. This may not come as a shock: there’s very little incentive in America to fix the homicide rates plaguing the poorer parts of our country’s cities. The fact that it’s not that shocking … More Jill Leovy on Preventive Policing and Its Effect on Black Communities

Case Closed™ Software signs contract with Iowa-based Police Department

(February 3, 2017) Case Closed™ Software, a division of fast-growing crime fighting software provider Crime Tech Solutions, LLC, has announced a new multi-year contract with a law enforcement agency in the great State of Iowa. The mid-sized Hawkeye State police department selected Case Closed due to its robust Property & Evidence functionality, along with its highly-regarded Investigation Case Management … More Case Closed™ Software signs contract with Iowa-based Police Department

Crime Tech Solutions inks multi-year contract in California

(January 20, 2017)  Crime Tech Solutions, LLC – a fast-growing and vibrant investigation and crime analytics software company based in Austin, TX – today announced that they have secured a multi-year contract to provide advanced criminal intelligence and crime analysis software to a progressive Northern California police department. The Bay Area city of approximately 300,000 residents is implementing the … More Crime Tech Solutions inks multi-year contract in California