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PocketCop and Supporting First Responders

An interesting piece in Android Central highlighted the information that first responders can obtain from a person’s Android phone. “The Personal Safety app on Android has added medical ID support for RapidSOS,” writes Brady Snyder, “a platform that shares critical medical information with first responders. With the new feature, a person's medical data will be automatically shared with emergency services when a 911 call is placed. The initiative should help first responders respond quicker and more [...]

By |2023-12-11T14:40:26-05:00December 11th, 2023|Caliber News, Mobile, PocketCop, Uncategorized|Comments Off on PocketCop and Supporting First Responders

Public Safety and Mobile Apps

If you’ve ever seen a police officer examining a handheld phone, you might have thought you were seeing someone check their text messages or even the weather the way so many of us do. What you may not know is that many officers use handheld apps on agency-issued smartphones for everything from access to records and dispatch info, to other more specialized information. Back in 2019, Police1 wrote that mobile apps were changing the face of [...]

By |2023-07-17T10:13:04-04:00July 17th, 2023|Caliber News, Mobile, PocketCop|Comments Off on Public Safety and Mobile Apps

Public Safety Software and National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week

Public safety software supports first responders across the country in keeping your community safer, facilitating the dispatch of appropriate personnel to emergencies, and keeping first responders (including police, fire, and EMS personnel) aware of dangers they may face. This makes public safety software, such as the computer-aided dispatch and records management software Caliber Public Safety provides, immensely important. But did you know that there is an entire week devoted to celebrating those who use public safety [...]

By |2023-04-10T11:42:33-04:00April 10th, 2023|CAD, Caliber News, Mobile, NPSTW, Online RMS, PocketCop|Comments Off on Public Safety Software and National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week

Public Safety Software in Your Pocket

Public safety software includes any software used to facilitate keeping people safe, managing law enforcement records, dispatching law enforcement, and facilitating a variety of first-responder tasks and functions. But public safety software is no longer limited to computer aided dispatch centers. Today, the computer aided dispatch center can be in your pocket… and if you’re a law enforcement officer, there is public safety software that can travel with you everywhere you go. The transition of public [...]

By |2023-04-04T14:09:58-04:00January 25th, 2023|Caliber News, PocketCop|Comments Off on Public Safety Software in Your Pocket