After Interviews with 53 Public Safety Providers, Barberton PD Chooses Spillman

Baberton, Ohio – Baberton Police Department has signed contracts with Spillman Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of public safety software solutions, for Spillman's SUMMIT integrated software suite, following a four-year search.

After interviews with 53 public safety software providers over a four-year period, including 12 full software demonstrations, Shirley Maurer, Communications Supervisor at Barberton PD, decided, There are no ifs, ands, or buts about it, Spillman is the right choice.”

SUMMIT's fully integrated software will automate Barberton's operations. Once information is entered into the system, it can be accessed from other SUMMIT applications, greatly reducing data entry and eliminating duplicate entries.

A single search pulls records from throughout the SUMMIT database, providing access to information that will help solve a crime, find a suspect or provide officers with information before they arrive at a scene. SUMMIT will help the 62 sworn officers at Barberton PD serve a population of 29,000.

According to Richard Spillman, President and CEO of Spillman Technologies, SUMMIT, is the perfect fit for Barberton PD.

The innovative features that make our SUMMIT product ideal for Barberton PD are many and varied,” said Spillman. From the user friendliness and unparalleled stability, to the full integration of each module and the ability to track extended investigations from start to finish, SUMMIT will become an essential tool for Barberton PD officers and personnel.”

Since 1978, Spillman Technologies, Inc. has led the industry in public safety software development, training, and support. Spillman products provide software solutions to dispatch, records management, mobile data communications, and other challenges facing 21st century public safety agencies. Over 500 customers in 35 states depend on Spillman products to protect their officers and citizens.