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Re: There's an App for That!
« Reply #30 on: September 01, 2014, 12:45:56 pm »

Necessity being the mother of invention is probably what motivated 2 African-American teenage sistas, Ima and Asha Christian, to design an app intended to report police misconduct 'on the fly' through your smart phone.

Inspired by the Michael Brown police shooting that unfolded in Ferguson, Missouri, FIVE-O empowers citizens to rate, review and store the details of their interactions with local law enforcement officers. The system then aggregates all scores for a particular county or police officer and assigns by county and officer a dynamic grade for courtesy and professionalism. Citizens are also able to search incident comments by county, state and officer identification number in order to access incident descriptions posted by other users.

Available from Google Play,  the app is receiving rave reviews:

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