Violent Crimes Information Center
2023 NACo Achievement Award Winner
Montgomery County, Md., MD
Best In Category
About the Program
Category: Criminal Justice and Public Safety (Best in Category)
Montgomery County established a Violent Crime Information Center (VCIC). This center serves as a real time crime analysis center, as well as provide an investigative support function to officers on the street. This center uses data, technologies, and analysis to provide information to direct law enforcement responses. They also assist with investigative support, to provide Detectives with real time information about crime scenes, crime victims, and suspects.