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Automated Licence Plate Reader System

In February 2011, the Service de police de la Ville de Montréal (SPVM) began piloting the use of automated licence plate readers. This technology uses specialized cameras to identify licence plate...

Pillars: Efficiencies within Police Services
Province: Quebec
Keywords: technology, license plate reader, traffic, missing persons

Automated Response System and Electronic Ticketing

In January 2012, to improve the triage of its service calls, the Roussillon Inter-municipal Police Service implemented a system whereby service calls are directly routed from callers to police patrol...

Pillars: Efficiencies within Police Services
Province: Quebec
Keywords: technology, electronic ticketing, e-ticket

Barcode Scanning

The Winnipeg Police Service introduced the barcode scanning initiative in the winter of 2012 to better track equipment when it is loaned out. Barcode scanning increases the accountability of police...

Pillars: Efficiencies within Police Services
Province: Manitoba
Keywords: inventory, tracking, scan, technology

Business Intelligence Tool

To maximize the use of the data collected by police, the Halton Regional Police Service has acquired an automated system to mine police data. This new business intelligence tool will mine data from...

Pillars: Efficiencies within Police Services
Province: Ontario
Keywords: data, business intelligence, performance measurement, technology

Citizen Online Reporting

Police agencies across Canada and the United States have adopted services whereby citizens can report non-emergency offences online. In the fall of 2012, the Winnipeg Police Service introduced its...

Pillars: Efficiencies within Police Services
Province: Manitoba
Keywords: technology, online reporting

Civilian Data Entry

To free up police officers for frontline work, the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is using civilian staff to enter administrative data into electronic reports. Police officers dictate occurrence...

Pillars: Efficiencies within Police Services
Province: Ontario
Keywords: electronic report, civilianization, data entry, dictation, technology

Direct Entry Report Making Process

To streamline the process of generating reports, the Halton Regional Police Service is using a voice dictation system for the preparation of police reports to be submitted to the police service...

Pillars: Efficiencies within Police Services
Province: Ontario
Keywords: technology, voice dictation, electronic report

Doing Things Better

In 2007, the Service de police de la Ville de Québec (SPVQ) adopted an initiative called “Doing Things Better” to improve various practices and processes. This initiative includes the following...

Pillars: Efficiencies within Police Services
Province: Quebec
Keywords: human resources, management, technology, training, processes

Electronic Ticketing Program

In 2012, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) issued roughly 49,000 traffic tickets, all of which RCMP officers and Ministry of Justice employees had to process by hand. To reduce the time and...

Pillars: Efficiencies within Police Services
Province: Saskatchewan
Keywords: traffic ticket, electronic ticketing, technology

Electronic Ticketing System

In 2009, the Lévis Police Service piloted a program to issue and process tickets electronically. This initiative, which uses an electronic database and electronic instruments to issue tickets, was...

Pillars: Efficiencies within Police Services
Province: Quebec
Keywords: technology, electronic ticketing, e-ticket

Electronic Ticketing System

In a gradual rollout beginning in 2007, the Service de police de la Ville de Montréal (SPVM) traffic division has replaced its paper-based ticketing system with an electronic ticketing system. The...

Pillars: Efficiencies within Police Services, Efficiencies within the Justice System
Province: Quebec
Keywords: electronic ticketing, technology, e-ticket

Funding for Automated Licence Plate Readers by Manitoba Public Insurance for Manitoba Police Agencies

Automatic licence plate readers scan vehicle plates to verify licence plate information. This allows police to find out if a vehicle is stolen, unregistered, or driven by a suspended or disqualified...

Pillars: Efficiencies within Police Services
Province: Manitoba
Keywords: license plate readers, technology

Major Case Management: Integrating Practice & Technology Software: X-FIRE—Agnovi Corporation

Core policing duties, such as the investigation of both small- and large-scale crime, consume significant resources. To improve efficiency and keep pace with current standards for case management...

Pillars: Efficiencies within Police Services
Province: Manitoba
Keywords: technology, major case management

Neighborhood Crime Mapping

The Edmonton Police Service developed the Neighbourhood Crime Mapping online tool in 2009 to provide timely, relevant data on crime at the neighbourhood level. On the Neighbourhood Crime Mapping...

Pillars: Efficiencies within Police Services, New Models of Community Safety
Province: Alberta
Keywords: crime mapping, community engagement, technology, crime data, crime prevention

Online (Internet) Reporting

To address concerns regarding the efficient use of police services and the timeliness and convenience of client service, York Regional Police established a tool for online (Internet) reporting in...

Pillars: Efficiencies within Police Services
Province: Ontario
Keywords: online reporting, CopLogic, technology

Online Criminal Record Checks

The Winnipeg Police Service established an online criminal record check initiative in October 2011 to allow citizens to submit criminal record checks applications electronically online. Online...

Pillars: Efficiencies within Police Services, New Models of Community Safety
Province: Manitoba
Keywords: technology, online reporting, criminal record check

Online Property Auctions

The Toronto Police Service’s Property and Evidence Management Unit was experiencing critical storage constraints and increasing costs for storage and management. In response, the unit set up online...

Pillars: Efficiencies within Police Services
Province: Ontario
Keywords: technology, property auction

Online Reporting

In operation since 2013, the Service de police de la Ville de Montréal (SPVM) online reporting service allows citizens to file police reports online for certain offences against property, such as...

Pillars: Efficiencies within Police Services
Province: Quebec
Keywords: online reporting, technology

Property Disposal Initiative

The Toronto Police Service has implemented a property disposal initiative to reduce its inventory of items seized in relation to judicial proceedings and investigations. Toronto Police Service...

Pillars: Efficiencies within Police Services
Province: Ontario
Keywords: technology, property disposal

Public Online Reporting

In 2011, the Halton Regional Police Service introduced an online system to facilitate public online reporting, the self-reporting of certain incidents by the public without direct police involvement...

Pillars: Efficiencies within Police Services, New Models of Community Safety
Province: Ontario
Keywords: online reporting, CopLogic, technology

Rationalized Integration

The Saanich Police Department plans to work with the Victoria Police Department to implement an integrated approach to computer forensic analysis. With rationalized integration, the two departments...

Pillars: Efficiencies within Police Services, New Models of Community Safety
Province: British Columbia
Keywords: forensic analysis, technology, integration, cost sharing

Software to Manage Complaints/Requests from Citizens

In fall 2012, the Repentigny Police Service established a computerized follow-up system to deal with non-emergency calls from citizens and ensure that customer service is efficient and responsive...

Pillars: New Models of Community Safety
Province: Quebec
Keywords: technology, client service

Surrey Detachment Online Reporting Project

The Surrey Detachment Online Reporting Project was initiated as a pilot project in January 2014 to determine the value and effectiveness of online software for crime reporting by the public. The...

Pillars: New Models of Community Safety, Efficiencies within the Justice System
Province: British Columbia
Keywords: online reporting, technology

Technology Assisted Training Initiative—E-learning and Virtual Classroom Platforms

As part of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Technology Assisted Training Initiative, the Ontario Provincial Police Academy is using E-learning and video conferencing technology to offer training...

Pillars: Efficiencies within Police Services
Province: Ontario
Keywords: technology, training, e-learning, virtual classroom

TeleStaff Schedule

To improve work force planning and scheduling processes, the York Regional Police will implement the TeleStaff schedule system, a single-point system for the scheduling of officers, civilians and...

Pillars: Efficiencies within Police Services, Efficiencies within the Justice System
Province: Ontario
Keywords: administration, technology

The Ontario Major Case Management System

Ontario is the first province to implement standardized investigative practices and supporting technology for major case investigations. In 1997, the Ontario Ministry of Community Safety and...

Pillars: Efficiencies within Police Services, New Models of Community Safety, Efficiencies within the Justice System
Province: Ontario
Keywords: major case management, serial crime, software, technology, multidisciplinary

Unmanned Aerial Systems Project

Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) ‘F’ Division developed the Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) project as a cost-effective solution to the need for aerial photographs for a variety of situations...

Pillars: Efficiencies within Police Services, New Models of Community Safety, Efficiencies within the Justice System
Province: Saskatchewan
Keywords: technology, crime scene, emergency, technology, aerial photography
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