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ShotSpotter system is beating 911 callers in speed and accuracy according to HPD Commander Milton Martin

May 7, 2021

“What we’re seeing is in the realm of 90-plus percent of the gunfire that’s detected is never called in by anyone…. [ShotSpotter] is able to narrow it down to a house. It is able to narrow it down to the backyard of a house. It can narrow it down to a specific part of an apartment complex. It’s a very accurate system,” said Houston Police Department Commander Milton Martin.