Public safety and emergency communications agencies that need help tackling their information sharing and technology integration challenges can get specialized assistance from SEARCH.
Under funding from the U.S. Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Assistance, SEARCH provides this assistance at no direct cost to agencies. As a BJA Training and Technical Assistance provider, SEARCH helps justice practitioners effectively use policy, strategy, and technology for justice information sharing.
What agencies qualify for assistance?
Local, regional, state, tribal, and territorial public safety and emergency communications agencies nationwide with information sharing and technology integration challenges.
What kind of assistance does SEARCH provide?
SEARCH helps practitioners succeed with information sharing and integration projects through the effective and efficient use of appropriate technology, standards, and industry best practices. Our team has extensive experience planning, implementing and acquiring technology, as well as measuring its effectiveness. Examples of our assistance include:
- Project management
- Software needs assessments
- Requirements gathering for RFP development
- Enterprise strategic planning/IT roadmap
- Lifecycle management
- Multiagency program governance
- Policy and procedure development
- Business process modeling
- Assess information sharing capabilities
We can provide on-site assistance, where we travel to your agency, or offer help via telephone or email.
How do I find out more?
To request assistance, fill out our online request form.