M-CCTNS - Mobile Platform for Smart Policing
Modern day criminal activities are giving rise to the never-ending demand for the Police Modernization. After all, police should be one step ahead of the criminals. Adopting the modern technologies is the only way forward.
Mobile-CCTNS contributes to the techniques, technologies and methods built over existing infrastructure of CCTNS which is a step towards adopting to the next generation of policing using A.I & Smart Mobility. The MCCTNS Application is developed in a Modular Structure and keeping Scalability in mind. Working closely with the Police Department and backed with years of extensive research since 2015, over the years we have come up with several modules and some of which have been already implemented in Karnataka State and being used by the officers all across the state. The Application was launched by the Chief Minister of Karnataka.
Person Of Interest
In law enforcement, time is of the essence, and having quick access to critical information can make all the difference in preventing crime and bringing criminals to justice. That’s where the “Person of Interest” feature of the MCCTNS (Mobile Companion for Crime and Criminal Tracking Network and Systems) mobile app comes in. With the Person of Interest feature, police officers can quickly access criminal profiles directly from their mobile phones. This feature is a boon in several situations, as it saves valuable time compared to searching for details from manual records. Instead of having to manually search through records or contact other officers for information, officers can now access complete criminal profiles with just a few taps on their mobile devices.
The Person of Interest feature shows the complete criminal profile of a person, including their basic details, case history, modus operandi type, category, and photo. This information is critical for officers when responding to calls, investigating crimes, or conducting routine checks.
Crime Mapping and Analysis
Crime Mapping and Analysis is a vital component of modern policing, which helps departments to make better decisions, target resources effectively, perform geographic profiling, and formulate strategies. This module involves the creation of visual representations of crime data on maps, which helps officers to identify patterns and trends in crime activity. With the MCCTNS software solution, officers can quickly access and analyze crime data in real-time, allowing them to make informed decisions about how to allocate resources, target their operations, and develop strategies.
Crime mapping and analysis also enable departments to perform geographic profiling, which is the process of analyzing crime data to identify the most likely location of an offender’s home or workplace. This information can be critical in apprehending suspects and solving crimes, as it allows officers to focus their efforts on specific areas or individuals.
The Resource Library feature of the MCCTNS mobile app is a comprehensive resource center that provides police officers with easy access to various resource materials that are essential for efficient operations. This feature contains a vast collection of materials, including around 180 important Acts and Sections, which can come in handy for police personnel when required.
This feature provides officers with a one-stop-shop for all the resources they need to carry out their duties efficiently. The feature contains various resources, such as police manuals, rule books, guidelines, circulars, and other important documents that officers can access quickly and easily from their mobile devices.
Smart Fingerprint Identification
This module of the MCCTNS mobile app is a powerful tool that enables police officers to quickly and accurately identify individuals and determine if they have a criminal record. This feature allows officers to check the identity of a person anywhere and anytime, in just a few seconds. With the Smart Fingerprint Identification module, officers can scan a person’s fingerprints using their mobile device and instantly compare them with millions of fingerprints. The results, along with the person’s complete criminal profile and identifying information, are sent to the officer’s phone within seconds.
This feature is incredibly valuable for law enforcement agencies as it enables officers to quickly identify potential suspects and determine if they have a criminal history. With this information, officers can make informed decisions and take appropriate action to prevent crimes from occurring. Moreover, the Smart Fingerprint Identification module can help officers identify missing persons or unidentified bodies. By scanning fingerprints and comparing them, officers can quickly determine if the person has a criminal record or if they are listed as missing.
The CCTV GIS (Geographic Information System) module of the MCCTNS mobile app is a powerful tool that enables police officers to quickly determine areas covered by CCTV cameras. This feature allows any police personnel or officer to access and add the locations and details of CCTV cameras in any division or district. With this module, officers can easily access a map that displays all the CCTV cameras near their location. This allows them to quickly determine the areas covered by CCTV and the location of each camera. Additionally, officers can add new CCTV cameras to the map by entering their location and other relevant details, such as camera type and coverage area.
This feature is incredibly valuable for law enforcement agencies as it enables officers to quickly identify the areas covered by CCTV cameras and gather information that may be useful for criminal investigations. With this information, officers can make informed decisions and take appropriate action to prevent crimes from occurring or to apprehend suspects. Moreover, the CCTV GIS module can also help officers monitor and improve the effectiveness of existing CCTV cameras. By adding new cameras to the map and monitoring their coverage areas, officers can identify gaps in the CCTV network and take steps to improve coverage.
UDR (Unidentified Dead Bodies and Remains) cases are cases where body or human remains are found but the identity of the deceased is not known. In order to solve these cases and identify the person, the police and other law enforcement agencies collect various data such as fingerprints, dental records, DNA samples, and other physical characteristics. This data is stored in a database called UDR cases. With the advancements in technology, UDR cases data can now be accessed by police officers on their mobile phones. This means that they can easily search for and access information about UDR cases while on the go.
Whenever a new UDR case is registered, all officers of the unit are notified, ensuring that all relevant personnel are aware of the new case and can contribute to the investigation if necessary. The system also provides various search options, making it easier for officers to find the information they need quickly and efficiently. Additionally, UDR details can be cross-searched with missing cases, allowing officers to identify any potential matches between the two databases. This can be a powerful tool in identifying missing persons and bringing closure to families and loved ones.
Missing persons cases are those where an individual is reported missing, and their whereabouts are unknown. To aid in the search for missing individuals, law enforcement agencies maintain a database of information on missing persons cases. This information includes personal details, physical descriptions, and any other relevant information. With the advancements in technology, missing persons data can now be accessed by police officers on their mobile phones. This means that officers can easily search for and access information about missing persons cases while on the go.
Whenever a new missing person case is registered, all officers of the unit are notified. This ensures that all relevant personnel are aware of the new case and can contribute to the investigation if necessary. The system also provides various search options, making it easier for officers to find the information they need quickly and efficiently. Additionally, missing person details can be cross-searched with UDR cases. This allows officers to identify any potential matches between the two databases and can be a powerful tool in identifying missing persons who may have been found deceased.
Vehicle Owner & Crime Search
The Vehicle Search module is a technological advancement in law enforcement that enables officers to instantly access the owner details and crime details of a particular vehicle from their mobile phones. This feature can be incredibly useful during investigations, traffic stops, and other situations where vehicle information is needed quickly. To use the Vehicle Search module, officers simply need to enter the registration number of the vehicle into the app. Once entered, the app will quickly search through the database of registered vehicles to retrieve the relevant information.
The information that can be retrieved through the Vehicle Search module includes the name and address of the vehicle owner, as well as any previous criminal records or offenses related to the vehicle. This can be incredibly useful in determining whether a vehicle is connected to a crime or suspicious activity. By having this information readily available on their mobile devices, officers can make informed decisions quickly, and potentially apprehend suspects more effectively. The Vehicle Search module can also help prevent criminal activity by making it easier for officers to identify and track down vehicles involved in criminal activity.
The Arrest Coordination feature is a technological advancement in law enforcement that enables officers in a district to coordinate the arrest of wanted criminals more effectively. With this feature, officers can notify all members of the unit as soon as a criminal is arrested, allowing for swift action and coordination among law enforcement personnel. When a wanted criminal is arrested in any police station within the district, the arresting officer can notify the arrest using the app. Once the notification is sent, all officers within the unit will receive a notification on their mobile devices. The notification will include a photo and details of the arrested person, including their name, age, and any other relevant information.
This feature is incredibly useful in ensuring that all officers in the district are aware of the arrest of a wanted criminal. It allows for quick communication and coordination among law enforcement personnel, and can help prevent the suspect from escaping or causing harm before they are brought into custody. The Arrest Coordination feature can also help officers to identify and apprehend other suspects who may be connected to the arrested person. By having access to the photo and details of the arrested individual, officers can quickly identify and apprehend other suspects who may be involved in the same criminal activity.
AI Based Face Recognition
This module is a technological advancement in law enforcement that utilizes artificial intelligence to recognize human faces for identification purposes. This feature can be used in a variety of situations, including criminal investigations, security screening, and access control. With this technology, officers can take a picture of a person using their smartphone camera, and the app will perform face recognition on a criminal database. This can be incredibly useful in identifying potential suspects and matching them to previous criminal records.
The face recognition technology is also integrated with surveillance-based face recognition cameras, enabling officers to perform face recognition and generate results and alerts. This can be useful in identifying individuals who may be attempting to evade law enforcement, or in identifying potential threats in high-risk areas. The integration of A.I-based face recognition technology into law enforcement can greatly enhance the effectiveness of investigations and increase the accuracy of suspect identification. It can also improve public safety by helping officers to identify potential threats and take appropriate action.
This is a feature that enables law enforcement agencies to send announcements, reminders, messages, photos, and other important information to all officers using the app. This feature can be incredibly useful in ensuring that officers are kept up-to-date with the latest information, and can respond appropriately to new developments. With Push Notifications, officers can receive important updates and alerts directly on their mobile devices, regardless of their location. This can help ensure that officers are always aware of any new developments in ongoing investigations, or other important information related to their duties.
Notifications can also be used to share photos and other visual information with officers, which can be helpful in identifying suspects or locating missing persons.
“MCCTNS is an innovative solution that aims to enhance policing operations by leveraging the latest advancements in technology. With its comprehensive set of features and analytical tools, MCCTNS offers a new level of efficiency and effectiveness to law enforcement agencies. As technology continues to evolve, it is likely that we will see more advancements in policing that build on the success of MCCTNS.”