iPatrol was designed in conjunction with police for use in their day by day duties. iPatrol operates on small form factor devices (SFF) for Android™ and iOS and for large form large factor devices (LFF) for Android, iOS and Windows® (UWP). Enterprise Device Management support includes BlackBerry® Unified Endpoint Manager (BlackBerry® UEM), Samsung KNOX™, BlackBerry® Dynamics and VMWare® Airwatch®, Airwatch SDK, and NetMotion™ for network connectivity. iPatrol meets UK Home Office security and privacy guidelines including full audit control.
iPatrol delivers the mobile user the power of NicheRMS®, PNC, Hopewiser gazetteer, SunGard Controlworks, NEC NeoFace Facial Recognition, Steria Storm Command and Control plus other systems for search with and update with encrypted stored device side history. With GPS tracking enabled iPatrol activity provides seamless integration with an Electronic Pocket NoteBook (ePNB) where entries are time, date and location stamped. iPatrol delivers integrated support for a wide range of forms including Stop Search, PPN, Intel Submit, Digital Witness Statement (DWS) with signature capture. iPatrol offers the ability to work both on-line and to a more limited extent, Off-line for areas lacking cellular coverage.
iPatrol provides twice annual releases to the force’s pilot group before the force wide deployment is delivered using an agile development process to meet large scale deployments. iPatrol operation on SFF or LFF devices optimising the officer’s user experience by minimising keystroke entry, re-using Person, Vehicle, and Address search results for form completion and data input along with smart activities like dialling phone numbers, look up addresses using device capabilities to integrate with satnav functions. iPatrol allows for the input of location using either address lookups or manually entry. All iPatrol device activities are saved in ePNB, where they can be searched or used again or added to and accessed for several weeks on device and for years on the server. The ePNB functionality allows for the entry of officer’s notes, sketches, camera images and voice dictations.