Records Management System

Records Management System

August 16, 2019 0 By Kailee Schamberger


WE ARE GLAD YOU ARE WATCHING THIS EVENING. NEW TECHNOLOGY IS MAKING IT IS YEAR FOR POLICE TO FIND AND IDENTIFY UPSTATE CRIMINALS. THAT’S BECAUSE THE SPARTANBURG COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE AND POLICE CAN NOW SHARE THE SAME COMPUTER SYSTEM. BRIANNA SMITH GOT AN INSIDE LOOK AT HOW IT HELPS THEM CRACKDOWN ON CRIME. WITH A FEW CLICKS, INFORMATION THAT WAS NEVER READILY AVAILABLE BEFORE IS NOW AT THE HANDS OF SPARTANBURG OFFICERS. YOU HAVE ACCESS TO THE THOUSANDS OF REPORTS AND ACCESS TO THE OFFENDERS AND PICTURES AND ALL OF THAT INFORMATION THAT BEFORE WASN’T THERE. Reporter: FOR THE FIRST TIME, SPARTANBURG POLICE AND SPARTANBURG COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ARE ON THE SAME RECORD MANAGEMENT SYSTEM MEANING DETAILS OF COUNTY CASES LIKE TODD KOHLHEPP CAN BE VIEWED. I THINK IT WILL MAKE US MORE EFFICIENT. WE HAVE IMMEDIATE ACCESS TO ALL OF THAT INFORMATION. Reporter: OFFICERS ON THE ROAD HAVE A NEW ADVANTAGE. IF SOMEONE THEY PULL OVER HAS BEEN ARRESTED BEFORE OR HAS A LABEL POLICE SHOULD BE AWARE OF, IT WILL COME UP AS A FLAG MEANING OFFICERS CAN BE BETTER PREPARED AND SAFER. YOU GO INTO A TRAFFIC STOP, YOU MAY HAVE STOPPED THEM FOR RUNNING A RED LIGHT. WHEN YOU ENTER IT IN SPELLMAN, YOU SEE THEY HAVE AN ACTIVE WARRANT FOR SHOPLIFTING. Reporter: CASES CAN BE CLOSED QUICKER. ANY TIME LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES CAN COMMUNICATE BETTER AND SHARE INFORMATION READILY, THAT’S ONLY GOING TO HELP MAKE THE COMMUNITY SAFER. BRIANNA SMITH, 7 NEWS. OTHER CITIES IN SPARTANBURG COUNTY ARE LOOKING INTO THE SYSTEM SO THE ENTIRE COUNTY CAN FUNCTION ON ONE SYSTEM. THERE IS CRIME MAPPING ABILITY TO SEE WHAT TYPE OF CRIME IS HAPPENING NEAR WHERE