OCALA, Fla. (WCJB) – The Marion County Sheriff’s Workplace is utilizing a brand new software that they hope helps residents construct a safer group.
The sheriff’s workplace has partnered with crimemapping.com to point out residents what’s occurring of their neighborhoods.
“You possibly can put in your tackle otherwise you may need to transfer to and it’ll present you all of the crimes which have taken place inside the final seven days,” MCSO Public Info Officer, Valerie Robust mentioned.
You may also modify the time-frame to point out crimes from as much as six months in the past.
MCSO has all the time had crime mapping obtainable on their web site, however officers mentioned this software program is far more environment friendly and person pleasant.
“The earlier one did provide you with precisely, it simply gave you somewhat snippet of what kind of crime, this one provides you a case quantity as properly,” Robust added.
And it reveals which legislation enforcement company responded to every crime, on what day, and time.
You possibly can see all the pieces from DUI arrests, to vandalism to homicides.
“It’s the right software to maintain you knowledgeable of what’s occurring round your private home, and an ideal software that can assist you whenever you’re shifting into the county to know precisely the place you’re shifting into,” she mentioned.
The sheriff’s workplace does pay a charge to make the most of this software program, however is free for the general public to make use of.
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