BPD has also deployed PocketCop(R) software, BIO-key's complementary mobile data solution for smartphones and handheld devices, for use by foot patrol and other officers outside of a vehicle. PocketCop and MobileCop users can communicate with each other, and all users are notified when any officer gets a high-priority hit, such as an outstanding arrest warrant, in order to provide back-up, if necessary.
Ken Souza, Senior Vice President and General Manager of BIO-key's Law Enforcement Division, noted that, "Baltimore is one of our many large, urban law enforcement customers that rely on MobileCop and PocketCop as a mobile office for their officers in the field. BIO-key solutions become a force multiplier by making their officers more effective and productive, while they remain a visible deterrent to crime. We expect to deliver this contract in the current quarter."
BIO-key International, Inc., headquartered in Wall, New Jersey, develops and delivers advanced identification solutions and information services to law enforcement departments, public safety agencies, government and private sector customers. BIO-key's mobile wireless technology provides first responders with critical, reliable, real-time data and images from local, state and national databases. BIO-key's high performance, scalable, cost-effective and easy-to-deploy biometric finger identification technology accurately identifies and authenticates users of wireless and enterprise data to improve security, convenience and privacy and to reduce identity theft. Over 750 police departments in North America use BIO-key solutions, making BIO-key the leading supplier of mobile and wireless solutions for law enforcement. (http://www.bio-key.com)
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