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West Yorkshire Police extends Cadcorp GIS contract

By [email protected] - 22nd December 2016 - 14:07

Cadcorp’s contract with West Yorkshire Police for provision of an enterprise GIS system has been extended into 2020, and are upgrading to the latest version of Cadcorp software. West Yorkshire Police use Cadcorp software for a variety of different tasks including crime analysis, hotspot mapping and routing analysis; web mapping products are used for the distribution of spatially related data over the intranet while Cadcorp developer components provide a GIS capability for Steria STORM, the force Command and Control system. Crime analysts will benefit from interface and functional developments within Cadcorp’s desktop product, Map Modeller. Cadcorp’s geospatial web services engine - GeognoSIS®, will make Ordnance Survey maps available as a Web Mapping Tile Service to a range of other West Yorkshire Police applications. Officers on the beat, will use the Web Map Layers responsive user interface specifically tailored to mobile devices to access mapping data while working remotely.