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August 20, 2019
Walter brings over 25 years of public service experience to the Benchmark team, and most recently served as Deputy Chief of Staff for Public Safety to Chicago for Mayor Rahm Emanuel. In this position, Walter oversaw the most complex and multi-layered oversight structure in the United States, which included a civilian investigation office, a police board, a public safety inspector general, and a Federal court-appointed monitor. He worked closely with the police department in developing a new use-of-force policy and chaired the Crisis Intervention Advisory Committee.
October 12, 2018
Benchmark Analytics® and the University of Chicago to Create National Research Consortium on Police Early Intervention and Outcomes
This partnership will help close the current research and knowledge gap on how to most accurately identify law enforcement officers who are engaging in problematic conduct and citizen interactions. Equally importantly, the partnership will focus on evidence-based interventions that help alter conduct and support officers with the needed tools to be effective.
January 9, 2018
Benchmark Analytics and the University of Chicago Partner to Build First-of-its-Kind Early Intervention System for Law Enforcement Agencies
Chicago, IL – (January 9, 2018) – Benchmark Analytics, a leading software provider of analytics-based police force management and early intervention solutions for law enforcement agencies throughout the U.S., and the University of Chicago are announcing a partnership to commercialize an early intervention system for police officers developed at the Center for Data Science and […]