The mission of MPD’s Information Technology Division is to optimize the Department’s ability to protect and serve the citizens of Memphis through the efficient and innovative use of the most advanced Information Technology (IT) available. Challenges include identifying which technologies should be incorporated to achieve the greatest public safety benefit. Responsibilities include planning, developing, implementing, and supporting the IT systems and networks throughout the Police Division.
Law enforcement requires timely and secure access to services that provide data whenever and wherever for deterring and reducing crime. The exchange of criminal justice information is governed by 28 C.F.R., part 20. The MPD Information Technology Division is responsible for this agency’s compliance to the CJIS Security Policy and the Management Control Agreement.