June 1, 2015 – Salt Lake City, UT. On Monday, June 1, 2015, representatives from the Salt Lake City Corporation executed a 12-month license agreement for the police department to use eSOPH, Miller Mendel’s background investigation software system. The Salt Lake City Police Department is currently recruiting to fill multiple police officer and dispatcher vacancies. The police department intends to process at least 150 pre-employment background investigations within the 12-month license period.
On behalf of the Salt Lake City Police Department, the eSOPH transition project was led by personnel from the background investigations unit, the human resources department and police administration. As of June 1, 2015, the Salt Lake City Corporation is the first government agency in Utah to transition to eSOPH.
ABOUT SALT LAKE CITY AND THE SALT LAKE CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT
Salt Lake City is the capital and the most populous city in the state of Utah. With an estimated population of 191,180. The city lies in the core of the Salt Lake City metropolitan area, which has a total population of about 1,153,340. Salt Lake City is further situated in a larger metropolis known as the Salt Lake City-Ogden-Provo Combined Statistical Area. This region is a corridor stretched along approximately 120-miles, comprising a current total population of about 2,423,912. The Salt Lake City Police Department is approved for 437 sworn positions and 97 civilian positions, which are strategically organized into seven bureaus: Administration, Management Services, Logistics and Technology, Metro Support, Investigations, Patrol and Special Operations. The mission of the Salt Lake City Police Department is to work with the citizens of Salt Lake City to preserve life, maintain human rights, protect property, and promote individual responsibility and community commitment.
ABOUT MILLER MENDEL
Miller Mendel, Inc. (“MMI”) creates, sells and supports its software technology solutions for local, state and federal public safety agencies. MMI’s primary focus is to turn past practices used by city, county and state government into efficient and cost-effective electronic solutions.
MMI is known for creating category leading systems and providing responsive, exceptional support to all our clients. MMI places great pride in straightforward and transparent operational practices that foster a high level of respect and praise from our government clients.
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