Gunshot Detection Inside Schools - Useful Or Useless?

ShotSpotter has had some considerable press over the last few days about its new solution for indoors, mainly targeted at schools. They say it can detect the location of shots fired in a building. A charter school in Oakland will be the first to install the system....

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