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Why Use Custom Boxes?

Custom boxes are clearly defined patrol areas that your agency sets up and manages. They show your officers where they are expected to be and for how long during their shifts. You can use them alongside our standard Geolitica patrol boxes, or you can use them as your exclusive patrol guidance.

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Community Policing

Community policing seems to come in and out of favor over the years. Although it came to be popularized in the US in the 1980s, its core principles can be traced back to Sir Robert Peel’s Nine Principles of Policing, summarized most notably in his second principle:

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Covid and Crime

Who knows when Covid-19 and its disruption of everyday life will end? Just as it looked like we were getting a handle on it, the Delta variant emerged, and at this time (August of 2021) it is still unclear when and how we can finally put it behind us.

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Summer Time, Summer Crime

Crime rates and crime types vary by season, but the summer months usually see the biggest increases in violent crime, theft, and burglary. The trends noted in this article are based on patterns observed by Geolitica’s own customers as well as DoJ analysis of crime trends from 1993 through 2010.

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Get Started with Geolitica in just 5 Short Days!

Interested in Geolitica’s patrol guidance solution, but worried about the work it would take to get it up and running? With our quick and easy five day set up process we do the work for you and take the stress out of setting up a new operations management solution. Here’s what you can expect duri...

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