NBC Reports Increased Instances of Domestic Violence During Quarantine – Evertel helps 1st responders stay safe during these stressful times.

Overview: Since the outbreak of COVID-19 and new self-quarantining recommendations, domestic disturbance calls have been on the rise. According to a recent NBC article, major police departments report as much as a 20% increase in reported incidents and that’s likely to rise. In addition to the increased calls, departments are implementing new protocols to ensure the safety of

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Real-time Regional Communications and Collaboration During Crisis

Regional communication and collaboration is the lifeblood of crisis resolution. Email isn’t real-time, the phone or radio has limited reach, everyone from front-line responders to elected officials want – and need – intel and updates NOW. During any major crisis, a variety of responders can be on the scene, or need to be in the

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Improving Communication During Mass Shooting Events

Background: On August 3rd, 2019, a gunman shot and killed 22 people and left at least two dozen more injured at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas. In addition to first responders who arrived 6 minutes after receiving the 9-1-1 call, 12 to 15 different agencies responded to the attack including the El Paso Police

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The Future of High-Profile Investigations and Crisis Communications

The Evertel executive team has traveled nation-wide to meet with numerous law enforcement agencies and their leaders after high profile incidents, mass shootings, and disasters. Shortly AFTER a crisis, law enforcement leaders realize there has to be a more compliant and efficient method to manage the chaos. Our profession’s planning, preparation and training does NOT

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