Streamlining Information: DocuWare Helps Make Porter County a Better Place to Live

<p><a href="" target="_blank"><img title="Streamlining Information" style="border-right: 0px; border-top: 0px; display: inline; margin: 0px 10px 0px 0px; border-left: 0px; border-bottom: 0px" height="218" alt="Streamlining Information" src="" width="170" align="left" border="0" /></a> The Porter County Sheriff’s Office is using DocuWare to make their corner of Indiana a safer place, by electronically managing case reports, warrants, tickets and jail documentation. The benefits have trickled down to the residents by giving the county more time to spend serving the people.</p> <p>Porter County, Indiana, population 150,000, is located on the southern tip of Lake Michigan. The Sheriff’s department employs more than 150 officers and civilians who work in the criminal justice system and are dedicated to making Porter County a better place to live, work and raise a family. In addition to serving the criminal justice needs of the unincorporated parts of the county, the Sheriff’s department houses the 911 dispatch center and manages and stores the warrants for the entire county.</p> <p>Hit by budget cutbacks Sheriff David Reynolds wanted to leverage technology to free up man-power for other tasks besides paper processing. The county started looking for a workflow system and discovered that DocuWare, an electronic document management solution, would meet their needs.</p> <!--break--> <div class="wlWriterEditableSmartContent" id="scid:8eb9d37f-1541-4f29-b6f4-1eea890d4876:83cf01b8-6cf9-47bf-9688-d45fbbe91527" style="padding-right: 0px; display: inline; padding-left: 0px; float: none; padding-bottom: 0px; margin: 0px; padding-top: 0px"><p><div>Download the full case study: <a href="" target="_blank">Porter County Sheriff</a></div></p></div>