Public safety records and IT consultant, Management Consulting
Edward Claughton helps police agencies manage information better!
Edward Claughton's Bio:
Edward Claughton, police records and IT consultant, parlayed his on the job experience managing the police department's records and technology units into a successful business which is now nationally recognized as the pre-eminent public safety technology and records management consultancy. PRI Management Group has worked with hundreds of agencies, helping them become models of information management excellence through compliance with the law and business processes that make sense.
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Edward Claughton's Experience:
Lieutenant at Coral Gables Police1995 - 2014
-Strategic Initiatives Team -Professional Standards Division -Uniform Patrol Division
Sergeant- Police Records & Data Management at Coral Gables Police1995 - 2014
Upon conducting an administrative and operational assessment of the unit, successfully rebuilt the Police Records and Data Management Unit from the ground up. As a result of the experience gained in this assignment, was requested to assist other agencies and thus opened PRI Management Group. Developed a passion for the importance of sound records/data management and support for our Records personnel. + Updated policy and protocol to modern best practices + Successfully lowered report turnaround time from average of 7 to 3 days + Decreased average report error rate from 27% to 5% + RMS system administrator + Mobile field reporting administrator + Developed report writing and UCR training program + Project manager for purchase and implementation of wireless citation sys. + Project manager for new booking facilities and electronic arrest module + Project manager for implementation of regional info sharing sys: FINDER + Developed department's first Records Unit manual
Detective at Coral Gables Police1995 - 2014
Police Officer at Coral Gables Police1995 - 2014
Public Information Officer at Coral Gables Police1995 - 2014
Owner/Principal Consultant at PRI Management Group2007 | Coral Gables
PRI Management Group and Ed Claughton help public safety agencies manage public records, intelligence information and technology systems and projects in a legally compliant and cost effective manner while providing the best customer service to the public, partner agencies as well as their own employees. With extensive expertise in public sector technology systems, crime and fire/rescue reporting and public records law, we help agencies avoid liability and reduce costs stemming from the mismanagement of information and underperformance of records/IT operations. PRI works closely with clients on technology projects, provides excellent training and ensures sound information management practices are in place according to industry and legal standards. PRI founded the International Institute of Police Records Management, an online platform for information sharing, best practices, and training for police records and technology professionals. Our services include: + Records management assessments + Public safety technology project management + RFP development + Business process re-engineering initiatives + Crime stat audits + Information sharing projects + CAD/RMS evaluation, selection, implementation + UCR/NIBRS, public records law and RMS training
Edward Claughton's Education:
FBI Law Enforcement Executive Development Association2008 – 2008
Boston University2002 – 2004MAConcentration: Criminal Justice
Loyola University New Orleans1989 – 1994BAConcentration: Political Science