Design and implementation of a crime reporting system
Abstract Crime report system is a research work that will help the citizens report crime and also help the police keep criminal records. It is aimed at developing a computerized crime reporting and information system, the developed system will provide required information for quick response and accurate prosecution of crime suspects in a court of competent jurisdiction. Those who require this information may include lawyers, police, and judges etc. It will also keep an accurate record of those convicted of crimes to help the criminal justice system have an accurate record for decision making. With this, the government can always know when to grant pardon to repentant prisoners. The data collection of this project work is mainly interviewing from police officers. The implementation of this crime report system project was carried out using PHP and MySQL database for the database platform. In conclusion, the work met all the objectives intended, it is hereby recommended for Central Registry of Criminal Identification department of the police force.