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PublicEye is a product that runs on every major smartphone and tablet. PublicEye provides collaboration, situational awareness, data fusion and many operational tools. Features include mapped objects such as 911 calls, real-time alerts, video surveillance and streaming, digital radio, multi-jurisdiction support, CAD, RMS and Twitter integration. Visit our events page to see us in person!


"An important aspect of a fire department is the ability to celebrate your traditions and still maintain the idea of innovation. PublicEye®, for us, is the most recent innovation we’ve had. It’s a technology that’s come at the right time."

Chief AchillesPortsmouth Fire

"With the iPad…[officers are] getting the information much quicker than they used to. This information is vital to the decisions they make so they can make fast, reliable, quick decisions at a moment’s notice."

Chief LavaleeLowell Police

"Anything that they needed to do remotely was all done from the device running through the PublicEye software. So this gave us an entire new dimension for the Boston Marathon that we never had before."

Officer WilderBrookline Police

"PublicEye allows everyone to be on the same page...it is absolute state of the art technology for public safety."

Chief BoyntonTownsend Fire

"Our engine can move out, supported by turn-by-turn directions after just one touch on the 911 call object on the map. Before we get there, we can even see photos and videos of the fire Tweeted by the residents and the neighbors. I cannot overemphasize the value of having another jurisdiction’s information in the hands of our first responders."

Chief WigginBedford Fire
PublicEye Supports Secret SOS™ Button on 3rd Party Apps

Third party apps can now implement a button to send a “Secret SOS” message to PublicEye.

The message can include text, photos and videos. The incoming SOS is seamlessly integrated into other PublicEye information including landline 911 calls, locations of patrol cars & ambulances, surveillance cameras, sex offenders, etc.

Secret SOS can be crucial in certain situations: a passenger in a rideshare car feeling threatened may not want to attract the driver’s attention with a voice call. The same goes for the host and guests of a B&B. One touch 911 is also supported.

In both cases, PublicEye will display the continuous GPS location of the victim at the central dispatch center, on the tablets in the patrol cars and the phones of the officers.

The use of PublicEye is not limited to Public Safety: critical response teams of educational institutions, rideshare companies and other private organizations can equally benefit from it. The SOS button could then connect to the internal teams and/or Public Safety.


The groundbreaking mobile solution for public safety is moving to the cloud.

PublicEye in the Cloud™ will use the Microsoft Azure Government Cloud, an open and flexible cloud platform that helps enable federal, state, local, and tribal governments to take advantage of the cloud while complying with key functional, compliance and security requirements.

“We are excited that PublicEye, the public safety mobile solution, will be built on the Azure Government Cloud. By combining the power of the cloud with PublicEye, public safety staff can better collaborate with each other so they can focus on serving citizens, ” said Rick Zak, Director of Justice & Public Safety, Microsoft.

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