2014

Motorola to Provide Corrections Management System to State of Mississippi Department of Corrections (DOC) New System to Streamline Offender Management Throughout the State



    SCHAUMBURG, Ill., Jan. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Motorola, Inc.
 (NYSE:   MOT) today announced that the Mississippi Department of Corrections has
 selected Motorola's Offendertrak(TM) Corrections Management System, integrated
 with AutoMon Corporation's Caseload Explorer, to manage the offender
 population throughout the state.  Mississippi will be the second state in the
 United States to utilize Offendertrak technology, which is part of Motorola's
 extensive portfolio of integrated communications and information solutions to
 address mission-critical public safety and security requirements worldwide.
     The system, valued at $6.4 million, will be used by over 3,500 corrections
 officials throughout the state to manage the incarceration and supervision of
 approximately 21,000 inmates and 20,000 parolees and probationers.  The
 Mississippi DOC houses its inmates in 3 state prisons, 4 private prisons,
 11 county regional facilities, 17 satellite facilities, 4 restitution centers
 and operates over 60 statewide community corrections offices.  With a
 population of over 2.8 million, Mississippi needed a scalable corrections
 management system that could handle the requirements of both large prison
 facilities and smaller community corrections offices.  The system may also be
 extended to monitor and track inmates within the state's network of county
 jails.
     The Offendertrak Corrections Management System encompasses a suite of
 state-of-the art, integrated applications that automate operational and
 administrative functions of today's correctional facility.  AutoMon's Caseload
 Explorer, a comprehensive community supervision case management product and
 market leading kiosk technology, will be fully integrated with the
 Offendertrak system.  The system will provide a single, centralized database
 of offender information, activities and operations beginning with the pretrial
 assessments through incarceration or probation, release and parole as
 appropriate.
     "Offendertrak is helping the state of Mississippi to effectively and
 efficiently manage our offender population," said Audrey McAfee, Information
 Technology Director for the Mississippi Department of Corrections.  "Our new
 system will help corrections officials throughout the state manage the large
 amount of offender data that they need to access on a daily basis.  Motorola's
 extensive public safety experience and Offendertrak's leading edge
 functionality are already having a positive effect on our operations.  The
 breadth of integrated public safety products and commitment to criminal
 justice specifically were important considerations in our decision to choose
 Offendertrak as our long term solution."
     The system is being installed in two phases, of which the first phase will
 be installed and operational by Spring 2003.  The second and final phase is
 scheduled for completion by Fall 2003.
     "The State of Mississippi DOC project represents yet another example of
 Motorola's ongoing commitment to provide comprehensive, reliable software
 solutions to the public safety marketplace," said Darrin Reilly, Motorola
 Communications and Electronics, Inc. Vice President and General Manager
 Biometrics and Criminal Management Operations Center.
 
     About Motorola's Safety and Security Solutions
     Motorola is a leading provider of integrated communications and
 information solutions with 65 years of experience in meeting the
 mission-critical requirements of public safety, public service, government and
 enterprise customers worldwide.  The company's extensive public safety and
 security portfolio includes: interoperable two-way radio communications
 solutions with encrypted security capabilities; command and control equipment
 and software applications, including computer-aided dispatch, 9-1-1 and 3-1-1
 systems, and automated records management systems; identification and tracking
 solutions, including palm/fingerprint and photo-imaging systems, as well as
 comprehensive information management capabilities for criminal justice and
 civil needs; and physical security and monitoring solutions, including remote
 monitoring and diagnostics.
 
     About Motorola
     Motorola, Inc. (NYSE:   MOT) is a global leader in providing integrated
 communications and embedded electronic solutions.  Sales in 2001 were
 $30 billion.  For more information, visit www.motorola.com .
 
     MOTOROLA and the Stylized M Logo are registered in the U.S. Patent and
 Trademark Office.  All other product or service names are the property of
 their respective owners.
 
 

SOURCE Motorola, Inc.
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