You definitely do not want to miss this month's segment of Behind the Badge featuring LeadsOnline and ReportIt. LeadsOnline is the nation's largest online investigative system used by more than 3,000 law enforcement agencies to recover stolen property and solve crimes. Each day, millions of items are added to the LeadsOnline database by businesses including second-hand stores, scrap metal recyclers, pawnshops, and Internet drop-off stores across all 50 states. Those records are instantly available to law enforcement agencies, meaning crimes can be solved in seconds, not months!
We will talk with Detective Joseph Lyon of the City of Fort Wayne Police Department's Property Crimes Division about how he uses this investigative tool to recover stolen items, and how he used this tool to link a criminal to several burglaries!
The second half of this segment of Behind the Badge features infomation on a FREE online system made available to City of Fort Wayne residents that will help keep track of valuable - and invaluable - personal property. The ReportIt system is an online service allowing people to record serial numbers and upload images for phones, electronics, and other valueables. Should those items ever be stolen or destroyed by fire, this information will be readily available to provide to police or for an insurance claim.
This segment will air on Comcast channel 58 and Frontier channel 28 through the end of April on the following days and times:
Mondays at 8:00 pm
Wednesdays at 9:00 pm
Thursdays at 7:30 pm
Fridays at 7:30 am
Sundays at 8:30 am & 4:00 pm
Visit the LeadsOnline website while tuning in to the show! www.leadsonline.com