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Bellevue, WA, United States, 2007/07/03 - PostaCrime.com is an online service which allows business owners, loss prevention managers, and citizens to post crime details, including photo and video content, on the internet for the public's assistance in identification.
PostaCrime.com today announced its corporate debut with the launch of its online photo and video service that enables users to upload content of burglary, theft, vandalism, or other criminal acts that have been caught on camera for the purpose of identification by the public.
PostaCrime.com is a free service that provides business owners, security/loss prevention personnel, law enforcement and citizens the opportunity to post photo or video content to the Website. Users can search the site for crimes by zip code or street address.
"PostaCrime.com is creating a vast, online, user-generated database of crimes," said Dr. David Stone, co-founder of PostaCrime.com. "Users can post and search for crimes targeted near their home or workplace which increases the probability a criminal will be identified on camera."
Law enforcement agencies and news media have long been using the public and the Internet to help apprehend criminals and fugitives. PostaCrime.com is the first Website that allows anyone to contribute photos and videos of actual crimes taking place with the aim to catch criminals and prevent future crimes.
"The business community has expressed a great deal of interest in PostaCrime.com," added Stone. "Business owners can also purchase PostaCrime.com decals and parking lot signs to further deter would-be criminals."
PostaCrime.com is a free service that allows users to search for crimes and post crimes to the database. Rewards can also be offered to provide further incentive for our users to submit a tip and help solve a crime.
Founded in April, 2007, PostaCrime.com is an online crime prevention network where users can post descriptions, photos, and videos of crimes that have been committed at their place of business or home for the purpose of identification by the public. The company is located in Bellevue, Wash.