ShotSpotter Gunshot Detection Technology Has Become A Crucial Police Tool In Chicago, But Is It Worth The $33 Million The City Is Paying?CBS 2 has dug into Chicago's contract with ShotSpotter - a high-tech gunshot detection system that can alert police of potential gunfire in seconds.
Chicago Groups: Gunshot Detection Systems UnreliableThe groups and the MacArthur Justice Center at Northwestern University's law school are asking a Cook County judge in a Monday filing to scrutinize the ShotSpotter system to determine if it is "sufficiently trustworthy" to be allowed as evidence in a criminal case.
Police: Shotspotter Leads Officers To Vehicle With Arsenal InsideTechnology helped Chicago Police take ammunition and several weapons off the streets.
10-Year-Old Boy Shot In East ChicagoA 10-year-old boy was shot in East Chicago, Indiana Friday night, according to police.
ShotSpotter Helps Officers Respond Faster, But Puts Them In More Danger, Police SayThe two Chicago Police officers who were fatally struck by a train Monday night were pursuing a shooting suspect after gunfire was detected by a system called ShotSpotter.
ShotSpotter Gunshot Detection Coming To Six More CPD DistrictsThe expansion will begin “imminently,” though there is no official timeline in place, according to department spokesman Anthony Guglielmi.
Another Police District Receives Shotspotter Technology, But It Comes With A Big Price TagAnother Chicago police district is now equipped with crime-fighting tools being credited with driving down the number of shootings in the city.
CPD On ShotSpotter Sensors: 'We Want To Replicate That Success'Chicago Police say shootings dropped in two districts in March -- and they credit that drop, in part, to new strategies and technology.
Chicago Police To Unveil High-Tech Additions To Crime-Fighting PlansPart of the city’s crime-fighting plan is to open two strategic decision support centers, in direct partnership with the University of Chicago Crime Lab.
Chicago Police Testing New Gunshot-Detection TechnologyThe Chicago Police Department is giving gunshot detection technology another try.