Tuesday, September 1, 2009
CrimeReports.com Adds 500th Agency
Salt Lake City-based CrimeReports.com, which operates an online crime mapping site, disclosed this morning that it has added its 500th law enforcement agency as a partner. The firm said that it added St. Petersburg, Florida as part of its network. CrimeReports.com provides a mash up of local crime reports with a browseable map, allowing residents to see where clusters of crime are located in their cities. Financial impact of the new agency were not disclosed by CrimeReports.com, which said it has an additional 100 agencies which it is adding to its map. The firm recently raised $7.2M in funding from Austin Ventures and vSpring Capital for its service.