Why CRIMEWATCH?

The responsibility of electronic engagement, online reputation management and digital intelligence gathering typically falls on the shoulders of a single officer or small team.

The responsibility of electronic engagement, online reputation management and digital intelligence gathering typically falls on the shoulders of a single officer or small team.

UNDERSTANDING PD Challenges:

  • Effective community engagement in a digital world is very difficult for PDs

  • Too many technology choices – very few are built specifically for law enforcement

  • No standardized public engagement platform for police departments

  • Learning curve for new technologies is perceived to be long & arduous

  • Costs can be prohibitive General lack of support from stakeholders

  • The public demands relevant and timely crime information