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ShotSpotter program leads to 14% reduction in gun related offenses in Northwest Dayton

March 9, 2022

The Dayton Police Department says the system has helped get help to a scene so a first responder can perform lifesaving measures. In 2021 the police department saw a 14% reduction in part one violent crimes, which are mostly gun related offenses, and that isn’t all participation is also up.