“We’re nearly doubling the number of Smart Weapons for officers not just because they are safer and more effective, but because of the way they can now integrate with the rest of our technology,” said Chicago Police Department Deputy Chief Jonathan Lewin. “Between the body cameras, Smart Weapons and other devices there’s a significant amount of digital evidence that needs to be managed and we’re looking forward to leveraging the Evidence.com secure cloud platform to seamlessly manage this data in a secure, scalable and efficient manner.”
“The future of policing is more than just body cameras and Smart Weapons and we’re thrilled to be working with the Chicago Police Department that sees the value of the Axon Platform as a better way to collect, manage and share digital evidence,” said TASER CEO and co-founder Rick Smith. “By combining cameras, smart weapons, and Evidence.com in this way it’s possible to get the absolute best out of each individual technology that promotes a safer, more effective and transparent police force.”
About Axon & Evidence.com Platform:
Thousands of law enforcement agencies to date are now utilizing the Axon platform, allowing them to seamlessly integrate software and hardware to enable powerful capabilities. The Axon platform connects technology and people in order to create safer communities.
Smart Devices – Body cameras and in-car video that leverage technology such as Bluetooth® wireless technology and Wi-Fi to better track and manage data Unified and Integrated Digital Evidence Management System (DEMS) – One platform that removes silo’ed DEMS through cloud computing, integrations across media points, and open file standards that do not require proprietary file formats or media players Connected Ecosystem – From capture to courtroom, securely share and track digital evidence across public safety stakeholders Digital Verification and Audit Logs – Record every interaction with any piece of digital evidence including capture, ingest, retrieve, manage, and share Advanced Security – Industry–leading people, practices, and products that comply with CJIS at both the infrastructure and application layers and ISO/IEC 27001
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About TASER International, Inc.
TASER International makes communities safer with innovative public safety technologies. Founded in 1993, TASER first transformed law enforcement with its electrical weapons. TASER continues to define smarter policing with its Axon brand which includes a growing suite of connected products and services from body cameras and digital evidence management tools to mobile apps. More than 165,000 lives have been saved from death or serious injury with TASER’s products and services. Learn more at www.taser.com and www.axon.io or by calling (800) 978-2737.
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