Harford County Sheriff’s Office joins other major Maryland public safety agencies in transitioning to industry-leading eSOPH Background Investigation Software

Bel Air, Maryland – June 29, 2022: The Harford County Sheriff’s Office recently joined several other Maryland public safety agencies who have transitioned their pre-employment background investigations process to eSOPH.

The department expects to process at least 300 applicants per year using eSOPH. In addition to taking advantage of eSOPH’s industry-leading standard functionality and one-click access to the National Decertification Index, the department will utilize eSOPH’s optional integrated Smart Fax feature. This feature gives background investigators the ability to send their agency’s configured packets to other agencies for record checks with a simple click of a button.

eSOPH, which stands for electronic Statement of Personal History, has been used by city, county, and state police agencies across the nation to conduct over 100,000 pre-employment public safety background investigations. Agencies using eSOPH report saving up to 50 percent of their time per background investigation. By implementing eSOPH, the Harford County Sheriff’s Office is now connected to all other agencies on the network in Maryland and throughout the nation.

ABOUT HARFORD COUNTY AND THEIR SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT

Harford County is located just 25 miles northeast of Baltimore and is strategically located on I-95 along the shores of the scenic Chesapeake Bay. The vibrant area offers residents and visitors picturesque beauty, bustling urban centers, historic harbor towns, and a variety of world-class cultural and sports amenities.

Led by Sheriff Jeff Gahler, the Harford County Sheriff’s Office is a Maryland Law Enforcement agency, providing professional police, courts and correctional services to the citizens of Harford County. Having as its motto, Courage, Honor, and Integrity in the Pursuit of Justice, the Sheriff’s Office has become an integral working part of the community, providing for the safety, health and well being of county residents.

ABOUT MILLER MENDEL

Miller Mendel, Inc. (“MMI”) creates, sells, and supports its software technology solutions for local, state, and federal public safety agencies and is the holder of two patents (U.S. Patent No. 9070098 and U.S. Patent No. 10043188) related to the features of its flagship product, eSOPH. Our primary focus is to turn past practices used by city, county, and state governments into efficient and cost-effective electronic solutions. MMI is known for creating category-leading systems and providing responsive, exceptional support to all our clients. We place 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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Miller Mendel Contact:
Tyler Miller
tjm@MillerMendel.com

Oregon Department of Justice implements industry-leading eSOPH Background Investigation Software

Salem, Oregon – August 1, 2022: The Oregon Department of Justice recently joined fellow Oregon public safety agencies in transitioning to the innovative eSOPH background investigation system by Miller Mendel, Inc. and in doing so, joined the largest public safety background network in the nation.

The department expects to process approximately 10 applicants per year using eSOPH. In addition to taking advantage of eSOPH’s industry-leading standard functionality and one-click access to the National Decertification Index, the department will utilize eSOPH’s optional integrated Smart Fax, Experian credit reporting and social media screening features.

eSOPH, which stands for electronic Statement of Personal History, has been used by city, county, and state police agencies across the nation to conduct over 100,000 pre-employment public safety background investigations. Agencies using eSOPH report saving up to 50 percent of their time per background investigation. By implementing eSOPH, the Oregon Department of Justice is now connected to all other agencies on the network in Oregon and throughout the nation.

ABOUT THE OREGON DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

Under the leadership of Attorney General Ellen F. Rosenblum, the Oregon Department of Justice serves state government and supports safe and healthy communities throughout Oregon by providing essential justice services.

ABOUT MILLER MENDEL

Miller Mendel, Inc. (“MMI”) creates, sells, and supports its software technology solutions for local, state, and federal public safety agencies and is the holder of two patents (U.S. Patent No. 9070098 and U.S. Patent No. 10043188) related to the features of its flagship product, eSOPH. Our primary focus is to turn past practices used by city, county, and state governments into efficient and cost-effective electronic solutions. MMI is known for creating category-leading systems and providing responsive, exceptional support to all our clients. We place 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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Miller Mendel Contact:
Tyler Miller
tjm@MillerMendel.com

Maryland-National Capital Park Police, Prince George’s County Division Implements Industry-Leading eSOPH Background Investigation Software

Landover, Maryland – June 30, 2022: The Maryland-National Capital Park Police, Prince George’s County Division recently joined fellow Maryland public safety agencies in transitioning to the innovative eSOPH background investigation system by Miller Mendel, Inc. and in doing so, joined the largest public safety background network in the nation.

The department expects to process approximately 300 applicants per year using eSOPH. In addition to taking advantage of eSOPH’s industry-leading standard functionality and one-click access to the National Decertification Index, the department will utilize eSOPH’s optional integrated Smart Fax feature.

eSOPH, which stands for electronic Statement of Personal History, has been used by city, county, and state police agencies across the nation to conduct over 100,000 pre-employment public safety background investigations. Agencies using eSOPH report saving up to 50 percent of their time per background investigation. By implementing eSOPH, the Maryland-National Capital Park Police, Prince George’s County Division is now connected to all other agencies on the network in Maryland and throughout the nation.

ABOUT THE MARYLAND-NATIONAL CAPITAL PARK POLICE, PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY DIVISION

Tasked with protecting approximately 28,000 acres of park property in Prince George’s County, the Maryland-National Capital Park Police, Prince George’s County Division consists of 133 authorized sworn personnel, 33 civilian employees, and approximately 40 volunteers. Title 17, Subtitle 3, Land Use Article of the Annotated Code of Maryland provides the authority to enforce Maryland laws and local ordinances, as well as the rules and regulations specific to the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission (M-NCPPC). The mission of the Park Police Division is to provide professional park police services to M-NCPPC in partnership with the community and other M-NCPPC staff in order to provide a safe and secure environment, protect life and property, and identify and apprehend violators.

ABOUT MILLER MENDEL

Miller Mendel, Inc. (“MMI”) creates, sells, and supports its software technology solutions for local, state, and federal public safety agencies and is the holder of two patents (U.S. Patent No. 9070098 and U.S. Patent No. 10043188) related to the features of its flagship product, eSOPH. Our primary focus is to turn past practices used by city, county, and state governments into efficient and cost-effective electronic solutions. MMI is known for creating category-leading systems and providing responsive, exceptional support to all our clients. We place 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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Miller Mendel Contact:
Tyler Miller
tjm@MillerMendel.com

Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office Makes Official Their Decision to Implement eSOPH Background Investigation Software

Fort Worth, Texas – June 27, 2022: The Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office (TCSO) has made official their decision to move to the eSOPH background investigation system by Miller Mendel, Inc. Before making their move, the TCSO reviewed several background investigation software systems through a competitive proposal process. eSOPH was selected because its system features and data security far exceeded any other system in the market.

The department expects to process approximately 750 applicants per year using eSOPH. In addition to taking advantage of eSOPH’s industry-leading standard functionality and one-click access to the National Decertification Index, the department will utilize eSOPH’s optional Smart Fax feature, which with one click, will send agency configured packets to police agencies and courts for “local” record checks.

eSOPH, which stands for electronic Statement of Personal History, has been used by city, county, and state police agencies across the nation to conduct over 100,000 pre-employment public safety background investigations. Agencies using eSOPH report saving up to 50 percent of their time per background investigation. By implementing eSOPH, the TCSO is now connected to all other agencies on the network in Texas and throughout the nation.

ABOUT TARRANT COUNTY AND THEIR SHERIFF’S OFFICE

Home to more than two-million people, Tarrant County is the third-most populous county in the state of Texas and fifteenth in the United States. Led by Sheriff Bill E. Waybourn, TCSO’s mission is to protect by courageously standing between evil and good with honor, while striving to serve with respect, always putting others before self. Sheriff Waybourn and TCSO strongly believe in servant leadership and always aims to put others before self.

ABOUT MILLER MENDEL

Miller Mendel, Inc. (“MMI”) creates, sells, and supports its software technology solutions for local, state, and federal public safety agencies and is the holder of two patents (U.S. Patent No. 9070098 and U.S. Patent No. 10043188) related to the features of its flagship product, eSOPH. Our primary focus is to turn past practices used by city, county, and state governments into efficient and cost-effective electronic solutions. MMI is known for creating category-leading systems and providing responsive, exceptional support to all our clients. We place 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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Miller Mendel Contact:
Tyler Miller
tjm@MillerMendel.com

Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office Joins Several California Public Safety Agencies in Implementing eSOPH Background Investigation Software

Santa Barbara, California – June 2, 2022: The Santa Barbara Sheriff’s Office recently joined the long list of California public safety agencies that have implemented Miller Mendel’s pre-employment background investigation software, eSOPH.

The department expects to process at least 250 applicants per year using eSOPH. In addition to taking advantage of eSOPH’s industry-leading standard functionality and one-click access to the National Decertification Index, the department will utilize eSOPH’s Smart Fax, Social Media Screening, Credit Report Services and Integrated California POST Module.

eSOPH, which stands for electronic Statement of Personal History, has been used by city, county, and state police agencies across the nation to conduct over 100,000 pre-employment public safety background investigations. Agencies using eSOPH report saving up to 50 percent of their time per background investigation. By transitioning to eSOPH, the Santa Barbara Sheriff’s Office joins several other California agencies on the system, including the California Highway Patrol, Riverside County Sheriff’s Department, San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Office, Ventura County Sheriff’s Office, Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office, Santa Ana Police Department, Santa Monica Police Department, and several District Attorney’s offices. By implementing eSOPH, the Santa Barbara Sheriff’s Office is now connected to all other agencies on the network in California and throughout the nation.

ABOUT THE COUNTY OF SANTA BARBARA AND THEIR SHERIFF’S OFFICE

Santa Barbara County, often branded as the American Riviera, is home to a beautiful landscape and great climate for living, playing, and working. The County is well known for its strong sense of community, prime agricultural land, award-winning wineries, and attractive cultural and tourism opportunities.

The Santa Barbara Sheriff’s Office is responsible for law enforcement in the unincorporated areas of the county, the county jail system, superior court security, and coroner functions. The Sheriff’s Office is also contracted to provide police services to the cities of Buellton, Carpinteria, Goleta, and Solvang. The agency has approximately 600 employees and 150 volunteers at more than 25 work sites located throughout Santa Barbara County.

ABOUT MILLER MENDEL

Miller Mendel, Inc. (“MMI”) creates, sells, and supports its software technology solutions for local, state, and federal public safety agencies and is the holder of two patents (U.S. Patent No. 9070098 and U.S. Patent No. 10043188) related to the features of its flagship product, eSOPH. Our primary focus is to turn past practices used by city, county, and state governments into efficient and cost-effective electronic solutions. MMI is known for creating category-leading systems and providing responsive, exceptional support to all our clients. We place 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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Miller Mendel Contact:
Tyler Miller
tjm@MillerMendel.com

The Phoenix Police Department Joins Other Major Arizona Law Enforcement Agencies In Their Transition To eSOPH

Phoenix, Arizona – June 13, 2022: The Phoenix Police Department joined several other Arizona public safety agencies who have transitioned their pre-employment background investigations process to eSOPH.

As part of the agency’s five-year agreement they plan to process at least 2000 applicants per year using eSOPH. The agency will also take advantage of eSOPH’s Smart Fax Service. An integrated software feature that utilizes eSOPH’s global database of agency fax numbers to allow agencies, with a simple click, to send their configured packets to other police agencies and courts for “local” and applicant record checks.

eSOPH, which stands for electronic Statement of Personal History, has been used by city, county, and state police agencies across the nation to conduct over 100,000 pre-employment public safety background investigations. By transitioning to eSOPH, the Phoenix Police Department joins several other Arizona agencies using the eSOPH system, to include the Arizona Department of Public Safety, Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office, Pima County Sheriff’s Department, Tucson Police Department, Mesa Police Department and Scottsdale Police Department. With the Phoenix Police Department’s implementation of eSOPH, they will now be networked on applicant background investigations with the other Arizona state agencies and agencies nationwide using the eSOPH system.

ABOUT THE CITY OF PHOENIX AND THEIR POLICE DEPARTMENT

The Phoenix Police Department has some 2800 officers and nearly 1000 support personnel, who provide service to a population of more than 1,600,000 and patrol over 500 square miles of the fifth largest city in the United States. As the anchor of the Phoenix metropolitan area, the City of Phoenix is a vibrant and growing city that prides itself on being a great place to live, work, and play.

ABOUT MILLER MENDEL

Miller Mendel, Inc. (“MMI”) creates, sells, and supports its software technology solutions for local, state, and federal public safety agencies and is the holder of two patents (U.S. Patent No. 9070098 and U.S. Patent No. 10043188) related to the features of its flagship product, eSOPH. Our primary focus is to turn past practices used by city, county, and state governments into efficient and cost-effective electronic solutions. MMI is known for creating category-leading systems and providing responsive, exceptional support to all our clients. We place 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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Miller Mendel Contact:
Tyler Miller
tjm@MillerMendel.com

Prince William County Department of Public Safety Communications Implements Innovative eSOPH Background Investigation Software

Woodbridge, Virginia – May 18, 2022: The Prince William County Department of Public Safety Communications recently joined the long list of public safety agencies around the country that have implemented Miller Mendel’s eSOPH pre-employment background investigation software.

The department expects to process over 100 applicants per year using eSOPH. In addition to taking advantage of eSOPH’s industry-leading standard functionality and one-click access to the National Decertification Index, the department will utilize eSOPH’s optional Smart Fax and integrated Social Media Screening features.

eSOPH, which stands for electronic Statement of Personal History, has been used by city, county, and state police agencies across the nation to conduct over 100,000 pre-employment public safety background investigations. Agencies using eSOPH report saving up to 50 percent of their time per background investigation. By transitioning to eSOPH, the Prince William County Department of Public Safety Communications joins the largest public safety background network in the nation.

ABOUT THE PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY COMMUNICATIONS

The Department of Public Safety Communications is the cornerstone of the County’s comprehensive public safety response system. The department facilitates the flow of information in a seamless and rapid manner, and provides aid, comfort and instructions to the public prior to the arrival of police and fire and rescue field resources. Public Safety Communications operates a 24-hour consolidated call processing and dispatch center for all 911 and non-emergency requests for the Police Department, Sheriff’s Office, and Fire & Rescue services within Prince William County and the incorporated towns. Fire & Rescue calls for service are also processed and dispatched for the City of Manassas and the City of Manassas Park.

ABOUT MILLER MENDEL

Miller Mendel, Inc. (“MMI”) creates, sells, and supports its software technology solutions for local, state, and federal public safety agencies and is the holder of two patents (U.S. Patent No. 9070098 and U.S. Patent No. 10043188) related to the features of its flagship product, eSOPH. Our primary focus is to turn past practices used by city, county, and state governments into efficient and cost-effective electronic solutions. MMI is known for creating category-leading systems and providing responsive, exceptional support to all our clients. We place 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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Miller Mendel Contact:
Tyler Miller
tjm@MillerMendel.com

Salem Police Department Implements Innovative eSOPH Background Investigation Software to Gain Hiring Efficiencies

Salem, Oregon – May 17, 2022: The Salem Police Department has made official their decision to move to the eSOPH background investigation system by Miller Mendel, Inc.

The department expects to process approximately 70 applicants per year using eSOPH. In addition to taking advantage of eSOPH’s industry-leading standard functionality, the department will utilize eSOPH’s optional Smart Fax, integrated On-Demand Credit Reporting and Social Media Screening features.

eSOPH, which stands for electronic Statement of Personal History, has been used by city, county, and state police agencies across the nation to conduct over 100,000 pre-employment public safety background investigations. Agencies using eSOPH report saving up to 50 percent of their time per background investigation. By transitioning to eSOPH, the Salem Police Department will now be networked on applicant background investigations with other Oregon state agencies and agencies using the eSOPH system nationwide.

ABOUT THE CITY OF SALEM AND THEIR POLICE DEPARTMENT

Salem is the capital of Oregon, and the county seat of Marion County. With a population over 174,000, it is the second-largest city in the state. The Salem Police Department is staffed by over 180 sworn officers and over 100 civilian employees, whose mission is to respond to the law enforcement and public safety needs of the community. The department subscribes to the community-oriented policing model to bring police and citizens together to better fight crime in the community.

ABOUT MILLER MENDEL

Miller Mendel, Inc. (“MMI”) creates, sells, and supports its software technology solutions for local, state, and federal public safety agencies and is the holder of two patents (U.S. Patent No. 9070098 and U.S. Patent No. 10043188) related to the features of its flagship product, eSOPH. Our primary focus is to turn past practices used by city, county, and state governments into efficient and cost-effective electronic solutions. MMI is known for creating category-leading systems and providing responsive, exceptional support to all our clients. We place 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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Miller Mendel Contact:
Tyler Miller
tjm@MillerMendel.com

Hermiston Police Department Joins Fellow Oregon Public Safety Agencies in Implementing eSOPH Background Investigation Software

Hermiston, Oregon – May 23, 2022: The Hermiston Police Department recently joined fellow Oregon public safety agencies in transitioning to the innovative eSOPH background investigation system by Miller Mendel, Inc. and in doing so, joined the largest public safety background network in the nation.

The department expects to process approximately 10 applicants per year using eSOPH. In addition to taking advantage of eSOPH’s industry-leading standard functionality and one-click access to the National Decertification Index, the department will utilize eSOPH’s optional Smart Fax, integrated Social Media Screening and On-Demand Credit Reporting features.

eSOPH, which stands for electronic Statement of Personal History, has been used by city, county, and state police agencies across the nation to conduct over 100,000 pre-employment public safety background investigations. Agencies using eSOPH report saving up to 50 percent of their time per background investigation. By implementing eSOPH, the Hermiston Police Department is now connected to all other agencies on the network in Oregon and throughout the nation.

ABOUT THE CITY OF HERMISTON AND THEIR POLICE DEPARTMENT

Home to a population just shy of 18,000, the city of Hermiston sits seven miles south of the Columbia River, Lake Wallula, and the McNary Dam in Umatilla County, Oregon. The city aspires to support an excellent community and strives to provide courageous leadership to create an inclusive community while providing an affordable, livable, and growing economy. In partnership with this diverse community, the Hermiston Police Department creates and maintains a safe environment with the reduction of crime through problem-oriented and community-based policing strategies.

ABOUT MILLER MENDEL

Miller Mendel, Inc. (“MMI”) creates, sells, and supports its software technology solutions for local, state, and federal public safety agencies and is the holder of two patents (U.S. Patent No. 9070098 and U.S. Patent No. 10043188) related to the features of its flagship product, eSOPH. Our primary focus is to turn past practices used by city, county, and state governments into efficient and cost-effective electronic solutions. MMI is known for creating category-leading systems and providing responsive, exceptional support to all our clients. We place 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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Miller Mendel Contact:
Tyler Miller
tjm@MillerMendel.com

Riverside County Probation Department Joins Fellow California Probation Departments in Implementing eSOPH Background Investigation Software

Riverside, California – May 26, 2022: The Riverside County Probation Department recently joined two other California probation departments, Santa Barbara County Probation Department and Ventura County Probation Agency, in transitioning to the innovative eSOPH background investigation system by Miller Mendel, Inc. and in doing so, joined the largest public safety background network in the nation.

The department expects to process at least 495 applicants per year using eSOPH. In addition to taking advantage of eSOPH’s industry-leading standard functionality, one-click access to the National Decertification Index, and integrated California POST module, the department will utilize eSOPH’s optional features including Social Media Screening where with a click of a button, investigators can request social media and online activity screening reports.

eSOPH, which stands for electronic Statement of Personal History, has been used by city, county, and state police agencies across the nation to conduct over 100,000 pre-employment public safety background investigations. By transitioning to eSOPH, the Riverside County Probation Department joins several other California agencies on the system, including the California Highway Patrol, Riverside County Sheriff’s Department, San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Office, Ventura County Sheriff’s Office, Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office, Santa Ana Police Department, Santa Monica Police Department, and several District Attorney’s offices. By implementing eSOPH, the Riverside County Probation Department is now connected to all other agencies on the network in California and throughout the nation.

ABOUT RIVERSIDE COUNTY AND THEIR PROBATION DEPARTMENT

Riverside County is the fourth largest county in California and the tenth largest in the United States. It covers more than 7,300 square miles and is home to 2.4 million residents. The Riverside County Probation Department engages in continuous improvement, searching for and applying best practices, using measurable outcomes to evaluate programs and making every effort to fulfill its mission and to make Riverside County a safe community for its citizens. The department’s dedicated sworn personnel participate in a wide variety of assignments that range from conducting investigations on adult and juvenile criminal offenders; providing intensive supervision and early intervention and treatment services in the community; high profile task force assignments (Drug, Gang, Sex Offender); and providing juvenile institutional detention and treatment programs throughout the county.

ABOUT MILLER MENDEL

Miller Mendel, Inc. (“MMI”) creates, sells, and supports its software technology solutions for local, state, and federal public safety agencies and is the holder of two patents (U.S. Patent No. 9070098 and U.S. Patent No. 10043188) related to the features of its flagship product, eSOPH. Our primary focus is to turn past practices used by city, county, and state governments into efficient and cost-effective electronic solutions. MMI is known for creating category-leading systems and providing responsive, exceptional support to all our clients. We place 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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Miller Mendel Contact:
Tyler Miller
tjm@MillerMendel.com