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Regional Information Sharing Systems (RISS) Program

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Date Published
January 2023
2 pages

This brief publication summarizes the Regional Information Sharing Systems (RISS) Program.


This brochure published by the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) introduces the Regional Information Sharing Systems (RISS) Program and the RISS Criminal Intelligence Database (RISSIntel™). The RISS Program was designed, developed, and built based on feedback from experts and officers in the field. RISSIntel™ provides for a real-time, online, federated search of more than 60 connected systems containing millions of records and includes a state-of-the-art infrastructure and industry-leading security and reliability methods. It is housed in the secure government cloud and provides user-friendly features for officers and analysts, as well as being functionally grounded in the latest technology.

Date Published: January 1, 2023