Investigation Management Survey - September 2023
What part of the investigation process takes investigators or inspectors away from the front line the most?
Creating an officer’s witness statement
Analysing the evidence
Working out the elements or points of proof
Mapping evidence to elements of the offence
Putting the report or brief of evidence together
Duplicating data entry
Lodging exhibits onto an electronic platform
How many cases do you normally handle per month?
In the last 12 months how has your workload changed in regards to the number of caseloads you handle per month?
Do you expect your case load to change over the next 6 months, by how much?
What are the three biggest challenges you encounter during an investigation?
Timeframes to complete the investigation
Understanding Current regulations
Transfer of information from 3rd party
Current case management system
Documenting and storing evidence
What are the three most important solutions for improving your investigation management efficiency?
Better support for field staff / in-field mobile software
Configurable CMS to your industry
Pre-loaded current Industry regulations
More accurate/chronological evidence capture
Management support of targeted activities
Integrated evidence loading systems
A more consistent decision making process for offence/ breach
What are the top three barriers to using the latest investigation technology tools?
Time delays from inhouse dev builds
Lack of senior mgt/board support
Inability to integrate with modern systems
Not prioritised by agency
Lack of understanding of Solutions in the market
What influences your decision when choosing the best potential technology solution?
Discussion with peers
Referral from like agency
Meeting with suppliers
No influence, CTO/Minister decides
Attending industry events
What are the key technology features that would improve your investigations?
Streamlined/integrated CMS processes
Better data/evidence capture
System that enforces a timeline of compliance
Improving field staff applications
Timelines and Chronology
Digital Evidence management
Integration with other systems
Strong workflows and task management
What industry do you work in
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