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The same information that was available at an NYPD police station desk on a desktop computer is now available with a police officer whenever he or she is carrying a tablet device.
Three example cases …
 9-1-1 jobs allows every police officer to filter particular 9-1-1 calls in a specific sector. 9-1-1 call dispatched over the radio will also be dispatched over the tablets. They will be able to see all of the text that dispatchers type while receiving or reviewing a 9-1-1 call. Police officers can see an overview of the location they are assigned to respond with premise history and warrant alerts, etc.
 Search will allow police officers to search any NYPD data with a particular word search.
 Notifications will push missing person information flyers to the police officers. They will also be able to browse previous notifications, such as CRIMESTOPPER photos, for example.
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