Wash. police gets grant for new database system
By Stacey Mulick
The News Tribune
TACOMA, Wash. — A year from now, Tacoma and Lakewood police officers will get automatic alerts in their patrol cars when violent crime spikes in their areas.
They'll also be able to tap into a computer database and look up specific crimes over a specific time period in a specific part of their city.
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