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Sounds of gunshots traumatize neighborhoods: ‘ShotSpotter’ CEO

August 5, 2021

“Even if we don’t find the casings, we’ll have the video on the block. And we’ll see the person who were they with? What color was there? Who were they arguing with? Countless countless times [ShotSpotter] helps and puts a narrative to a story where without it, you would have literally nothing, it’s very hard to search all of New York City, but when it when when it allows you to start zeroing down, that’s where and then there’s a lot of other benefits in terms of actually recovering ballistics,” said New York Police Department Commissioner Dermot Shea.