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Shots-fired detector critical to city’s crime reduction plan

December 26, 2021

ShotSpotter licenses the technology to the city. Since June, it’s detected more than 700 active gunshot incidents and more than 1,900 rounds fired in the 2-square mile area where its acoustical sensors are deployed. The board voted Tuesday to expand the city’s license to additional 2 square miles, giving the city 4 square miles of coverage in the roughly 33 square miles of the city’s incorporated area..