Law Enforcement Information Technology Standards Council and Standard Functional Requirements

Imagine that your department staff could develop a request for proposals (RFP) for a new records management system without having to start from scratch but with the peace of mind that comes from knowing that the system will have little difficulty exchanging data, based on open standards, with other systems in and beyond your jurisdiction. The use of standardized functional and technical requirements (or standards) is a step in the right direction for moving the justice community toward this goal.