Law enforcement agencies in Jackson County are in the process of setting up a new tool that will speed up response time and enhance communications, and they’re the first in West Virginia to do so.
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Va. – NBC10 Roanoke VA (Jessica Jewell) – Law enforcement agencies are going the extra mile to prepare for a possible school shooting and they have a new tool to help. IN FORCE 911 is a software that connects schools directly with law enforcement.
Jackson WV Newspapers – The Jackson County Courthouse and Sheriff’s Department have recently deployed an advanced software tool that will facilitate immediate communication between employees inside a building and law enforcement officers in the field during an emergency. The Jackson County Courthouse, Jackson County Sheriff’s Department and Ripley Police Department are now equipped with the… Read more »
Security Today – Haley Samsel – The sheriff’s department in Jackson County, West Virginia has become the latest institution to adopt an app aimed at reducing police response time, particularly during active shooter incidents and other emergencies.
C 10 Providence RI – Katie Davis – It’s a threat many people didn’t give a second thought before the horror that unfolded 20 years ago this month when two teenagers gunned down a dozen classmates and a teacher at Columbine High School in Colorado.
CapeCod.com SOUTH YARMOUTH – Dennis-Yarmouth Regional School officials recently announced the use of new software to enhance school safety. The district has signed a partnership with Boston-based In Force Technology to utilize its In Force911 product. The app, which opens a three-way connection between school staff, police dispatch and patrol units in both towns, will… Read more »
Robert Goulston (Fox 25 Boston News) WORCESTER, Mass. – The one-year anniversary of the Parkland, Florida school shooting has districts everywhere continuing to tighten security. In Force 911 is a computer software app that connects people in harm’s way with people trying to help them. Many school districts in Massachusetts are now using the system, which… Read more »
Susan Vaughn (Dennis Wicked Local) Dennis-Yarmouth Public School officials recently signed a partnership with a company that provides a software application expected to significantly reduce response time from police and provide two-way communication to all staff during a critical event, such as a shooting incident, in any of the district schools. The Dennis and Yarmouth… Read more »
An interview with Brandon Flanagan, President & CEO of IN FORCE911: Q: What is IN FORCE911? A: IN FORCE911 is a real-time threat alert and notification software, connecting those experiencing a threat – like a school building – to local law enforcement in seconds instead of minutes. Q: What was the purpose in founding the company? A: First and… Read more »