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Public Safety

App to help collect and email information about the people, property and location involved in an incident. Information to capture would include pictures of property damage, witnesses and involved individuals, voice recordings from the scene, witness information, and location details. Features should include integration with map service, like Google Maps.

Discussion
primalint :: March 31, 2010 - 8:37am

I set up something like this in CA, for the greater los angeles area. The CHP has an xml file that is updated every couple of minutes that is a live feed listing all types of incidents. The twitter feed is @trafficla (with 11 sub categories) I'd love to do this for PDX, since I live here now and I was hoping to do a iphone app for the data, but the locations are in a proprietary format Thomas Brothers.