Electronic Pocket Notebook (ePNB)
ePNB - Police Pocket Book replaces the police officers black notebook allowing the user to view recorded searches, add text, sketches and signatures, all of which are searchable by the officer or supervisor. Functionality includes photo management whilst all entries are date and time stamped and geotagged. In addition ePNB is available in the desktop browser to edit and search.
ePNB is incorporated within iPatrol or as a stand alone solution, ePNB records all device side query and data submit activities are recorded, and time stamped and geotagged. ePNB permits the entry of notes, sketches, camera pictures and audio dictation to be captured, locked, sent to the server for permanent storage and search and retrieval as PDFs. Designed by police for use by police in their day by day activity to provide an alternative, semiautomatic method for officers to capture all notes in an electronic format, suitable for searching and extract and use in court and legal proceedings.
Used standalone, ePNB permits notes, sketches, camera pictures and audio dictation to be captured, locked, sent to the server for permanent storage and search and retrieval as PDFs.
ePNB works in conjunction with the MPAServer and the ePNB plugin and database and desktop client for access and retrieval. Superusers and supervisors can also access subordinates ePNB entries.
This product was designed to have searchable contents, with better access to the paper Pocket Note Book data than traditional paper based notebooks whilst complying to ACPO guidelines for digital evidence.