Body Worn Camera Technologies Market Survey, 25430-25432 [2016-09958]

Download as PDF 25430 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 82 / Thursday, April 28, 2016 / Notices Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, Department of Justice. ACTION: 30-Day notice. burden or associated response time, suggestions, or need a copy of the proposed information collection instrument with instructions or additional information, please Gary Schaible, Industry Liaison Analyst, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), 99 New York Ave. NE., Washington, DC 20226 at email: nfaombcomments@atf.gov. Written comments and/or suggestions can also be directed to the Office of Management and Budget, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Attention Department of Justice Desk Officer, Washington, DC 20503 or sent to OIRA_submissions@omb.eop.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Written comments and suggestions from the public and affected agencies concerning the proposed collection of information are encouraged. Your comments should address one or more of the following four points: • Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; • Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; • Evaluate whether and if so how the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected can be enhanced; and • Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. The Department of Justice (DOJ), Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), will submit the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The proposed information collection was previously published in the Federal Register 81 FR 8100, on February 17, 2016, allowing for a 60-day comment period. DATES: Comments are encouraged and will be accepted for an additional 30 days until May 31, 2016. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: If you have additional comments especially on the estimated public Overview of This Information Collection 1. Type of Information Collection: Revision of a currently approved collection. 2. The Title of the Form/Collection: Application for Tax Exempt Transfer and Registration of Firearm. 3. The agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the Department sponsoring the collection: Form number: ATF Form 5 (5320.5). Component: Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, U.S. Department of Justice. 4. Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Primary: State, Local, or Tribal Government. Abstract: This form is filed with ATF Form 1, 4 or 5 applications when the applicant, maker, or transferee is other than an individual or government agency. This allows ATF to conduct background checks of persons who make, acquire, or possess firearms. 5. An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: An estimated 115,829 respondents will take .25 hours to respond. 6. An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection: The estimated annual public burden associated with this collection is 57,914.5 hours. If additional information is required contact: Jerri Murray, Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, Justice Management Division, Policy and Planning Staff, Two Constitution Square, 145 N Street NE., Room 3E– 405B, Washington, DC 20530. Dated: April 22, 2016. Jerri Murray, Department Clearance Officer for PRA, U.S. Department of Justice. [FR Doc. 2016–09877 Filed 4–27–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–FY–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE [OMB Number 1140–0015] Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed eCollection eComments Requested; Application for Tax Exempt Transfer and Registration of Firearm (ATF Form 5 (5320.5) AGENCY: mstockstill on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 22:09 Apr 27, 2016 Jkt 238001 PO 00000 Frm 00062 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Other (if applicable): Individuals or Households; Business or other for-Profit; and Not-for-profit institutions. Abstract: This form is filed to obtain permission to make and transfer a National Firearms Act (NFA) firearm. Transfer without approval and possession of an unregistered NFA firearm are illegal. The approval of the application effectuates the registration of a firearm to the transferee. The transferee claims an exemption from the transfer tax by filing this application. 5. An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: An estimated 10,591 respondents will take .51 hours to respond. 6. An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection: The estimated annual public burden associated with this collection is 5,350 hours. If additional information is required contact: Jerri Murray, Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, Justice Management Division, Policy and Planning Staff, Two Constitution Square, 145 N Street NE., Room 3E– 405B, Washington, DC 20530. Dated: April 22, 2016. Jerri Murray, Department Clearance Officer for PRA, U.S. Department of Justice. [FR Doc. 2016–09876 Filed 4–27–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–FY–P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Office of Justice Programs [OJP (NIJ) Docket No. 1708] Body Worn Camera Technologies Market Survey National Institute of Justice (NIJ), Justice. ACTION: Notice of request for information. AGENCY: The NIJ is soliciting information in support of the upcoming National Criminal Justice Technology Research, Test, and Evaluation Center (NIJ RT&E Center) ‘‘Market Survey of Body Worn Camera (BWC) Technologies.’’ This market survey, which will identify commercially available body worn camera systems, will be published by NIJ to assist purchasing agents or other representatives of law enforcement officials in their assessment of relevant information prior to making purchasing decisions. Comments with regard to the market survey itself, including which SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\28APN1.SGM 28APN1 mstockstill on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 82 / Thursday, April 28, 2016 / Notices categories of information are appropriate for comparison, as well as promotional material (e.g., slick sheets) and print-quality images in electronic format, are also invited. DATES: Responses to this request will be accepted through 11:59 p.m. Eastern Standard Time on May 31, 2016. ADDRESSES: Responses to this request may be submitted electronically in the body of, or as an attachment to, an email sent to administrator@nijrtecenter.org with the required subject line ‘‘Body Worn Camera Federal Register Response.’’ Questions and responses may also be sent by mail (please allow additional time for processing) to the following address: National Criminal Justice Technology Research, Test and Evaluation Center, ATTN: Body Worn Camera Federal Register Response, Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, 11100 Johns Hopkins Road, Mail Stop 17–N444, Laurel, MD 20723–6099. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For more information on this request, please contact Vivian Hung (NIJ RT&E Center) by telephone at (240) 228–2286 or administrator@nijrtecenter.org. For more information on the NIJ RT&E Center, visit http://nij.gov/funding/ awards/Pages/awarddetail.aspx?award=2013-MU-CX-K111 and view the description, or contact Jack Harne (NIJ) by telephone at 202– 616–2911 or at Jack.Harne@usdoj.gov. Please note that these are not toll-free telephone numbers. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Information Sought: Information is sought for an upcoming ‘‘Market Survey of Body Worn Camera (BWC) Technologies,’’ which seeks to identify commercially available body worn camera systems for law enforcement use. Usage: This market survey will be published by NIJ to assist law enforcement agencies in their assessment of relevant information prior to making purchasing decisions. Information Categories: Comments are invited with regard to the market survey, including which categories of information are appropriate for comparison, as well as promotional material (e.g., slick sheet) and printquality photographs of the technology. At a minimum, the Center intends to include the following categories of information for each Body Worn Camera technology that may be of use to law enforcement officials: 1. Vendor Information a. Name VerDate Sep<11>2014 22:09 Apr 27, 2016 Jkt 238001 b. Address and phone number of corporate office c. Web site d. Years your company has been in business e. Number and types of customers (e.g., municipal, county, or state officers) f. Location where technology is manufactured, assembled, or refurbished 2. Product Information—BWC a. General i. Name and model number ii. Physical dimensions (height × width × depth, in inches) of device iii. Weight (in ounces) of device iv. Mounting options (e.g., head, chest, glasses, helmet, etc.) 1. Accessories needed for optional mounting locations v. Whether the BWC is able to mount on a vehicle for dashboard applications 1. If so, any accessories needed vi. LCD display (i.e., whether the BWC has a playback screen for onperson video viewing) vii. Recording capacity (i.e., the memory storage capacity of the BWC) viii. Operating conditions or limitations (e.g., temperature, humidity, precipitation, high wind, etc.) b. Video and Optics i. Maximum video resolution of the BWC (e.g., 640 × 480, 1080p) ii. Field of view of the BWC (e.g., 75°, 120°) iii. Lux rating of the BWC (i.e., minimum amount of light needed to produce an acceptable image) iv. Whether the BWC has a night mode and in what format (e.g., low light, IR lens, etc.) v. Recording speed of the BWC (e.g., 30 frames per second) vi. Recording format of the BWC (e.g., MPEG–4, MOV) vii. Recording time of the BWC under default resolution settings viii. Whether the BWC captures still photos ix. Whether the BWC embeds a time/ date stamp in the recorded video 1. Whether there are any means to authenticate and validate the integrity of the time/date stamp x. Whether the BWC has a pre-event record feature (i.e., a feature that includes a data buffer before the recorded event to show what triggered the recording) 1. If so, the time buffered and whether audio is recorded xi. Whether the BWC possesses an event marking capability xii. Whether the BWC has wireless PO 00000 Frm 00063 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 25431 capabilities to communicate with a computer or external DVR unit c. Audio i. Microphone feature ii. Microphone sensitivity iii. Audio format of the BWC (e.g., MP2, AAC) iv. Whether there is a default police radio interface for the BWC d. Data Upload i. Single device vs. docking station for multiple video/audio upload ii. Data transfer method (e.g., wire, wireless, removable media card, etc.) iii. Manual vs. automatic uploading capabilities e. Battery Information i. Battery type used by the BWC and whether it is internal or removable ii. Recording duration iii. Battery standby duration iv. Battery charge time v. Battery lifetime until replacement needed vi. Battery replacement procedure and where it must be done (e.g., field or factory), if applicable vii. Availability of supplemental charger for emergency battery charging (e.g., hand crank, backup battery, external battery charger with USB, solar, etc.), if applicable f. GPS i. Whether the BWC possesses a GPS 1. If so, whether GPS coordinates are embedded in recorded video ii. Alternative geolocation methods (e.g., using smartphone or Bluetooth information via cell towers) g. Consumer Testing Results i. Sturdiness/fragility 1. Drop test results 2. Dust intrusion/water resistance rating (IPX scale) 3. Ruggedized 4. Pressure/depth 5. Shock 6. Vibrations ii. Whether the BWC has undergone environmental testing other than that listed above 1. If so, specify tests, pass/fail results, and ratings received h. Safeguards i. Privacy safeguards or features 1. Remote viewing 2. Remote activation/deactivation 3. Privacy masking (i.e., feature that allows blurring or completely blocking certain areas to protect personal privacy or sensitive information) 4. Redacting/editing capabilities ii. Safeguards for cyber security, unintentional disassembly, jamming, or intentional damage i. Regulatory i. Regulatory and Compliance safety E:\FR\FM\28APN1.SGM 28APN1 25432 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 82 / Thursday, April 28, 2016 / Notices audio data recorded by the BWCs ii. Types of reports that are built into the software 1. Standard reports (e.g., distribution of number of hours of recording per officer in a given period) 2. Daily reports, historical reports, etc. 3. Audit reports that support chain-ofcustody requirements 4. Customization of reports iii. Facial recognition capabilities iv. Weapons detection capabilities v. Other analytical capabilities not mentioned above c. Video Security and Authentication i. Compatibility of the BWC video outputs with existing video management software for viewing and recording ii. File integrity checks to ensure authenticity iii. Data protection mechanism while in transit and during storage (e.g., SSL, encryption, password strength, etc.) iv. Routine software updates, approximate frequency, and how it is updated (e.g., manual or automatic) v. Cost of software updates 3. Product Information—Software for Video Data Storage and Management mstockstill on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES requirements (e.g., FCC approved) and/or any potential NIJ Technology Standards, if applicable ii. Radiation safety standards (e.g., ANSI, ICRP, NCRP, EURATOM, etc.), if applicable j. Warranty and Maintenance Plans i. Length of warranty (in months) that comes standard with the system/ device and the components that are covered ii. Optional extended warranties available 1. Duration and cost of extended warranties iii. Availability of extended maintenance plans 1. Duration and cost of extended maintenance plans iv. Service contract costs k. Auxiliary equipment (e.g., car chargers, emergency chargers, etc.) i. Manufacturer suggested retail price (MSRP) for each piece of auxiliary equipment l. MSRP without optional features, accessories or service plans m. Manufacturer’s estimated lifetime of the device n. Other information or notes that are relevant to the system/device 4. Usability/Training a. Data Management i. Searching capabilities ii. Categorizing capabilities (e.g., by law enforcement officer, location, incident, etc.) iii. Tagging capabilities (i.e., a feature that allows users to add additional metadata, such as case number and case notes) iv. Archiving and file retention capacity v. Data saved on or offsite (e.g., cloud storage) 1. If saved offsite, specify data accessibility and storage costs 2. Video data storage capacity local vs. cloud 3. Capability to accommodate multiple site installations vi. Export capabilities 1. If yes, whether there is a traceability feature that shows which user exported the data vii. Redacting/editing capabilities 1. If redacted/edited, specify whether changes are permanent viii. Support provided for chain-ofcustody requirements ix. Scalability for different organization size x. User management and role-based access levels b. Video Analytics i. Whether there is companion software to analyze the video and VerDate Sep<11>2014 22:09 Apr 27, 2016 Jkt 238001 a. Types of processes used to ensure usability of hardware and software products (e.g., requirements gathering, observation, task analysis, interaction design, usability testing, ergonomics, interoperability, etc.) b. Types of data gathered from the user community (e.g., interviews, observations during hands-on training, survey, satisfaction surveys, repeat customers, etc.) to evaluate your products, and how often it is collected c. Types of user-group meetings and frequency of their occurrence (e.g., dedicated face-to-face hosted meetings, in conjunction with established meetings such as those of the Body Work Video Steering Group and the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments Police Technology Subcommittee, etc., interactive webinars). d. Categories of problems reported to the vendor and estimated percentage of user community that experienced them within the last three (3) years i. Resolution(s) to the problems identified above e. Hours of technology support provided and location (e.g., telephone, webbased, or on site at agency), including any additional costs beyond the license/purchase PO 00000 Frm 00064 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 f. Hours and type of training provided (e.g., on-site, web-based, prerecorded, play environment etc.) 5. Installation a. 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DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

Office of Justice Programs

[OJP (NIJ) Docket No. 1708]


Body Worn Camera Technologies Market Survey

AGENCY: National Institute of Justice (NIJ), Justice.

ACTION: Notice of request for information.

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SUMMARY: The NIJ is soliciting information in support of the upcoming 
National Criminal Justice Technology Research, Test, and Evaluation 
Center (NIJ RT&E Center) ``Market Survey of Body Worn Camera (BWC) 
Technologies.'' This market survey, which will identify commercially 
available body worn camera systems, will be published by NIJ to assist 
purchasing agents or other representatives of law enforcement officials 
in their assessment of relevant information prior to making purchasing 
decisions. Comments with regard to the market survey itself, including 
which

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categories of information are appropriate for comparison, as well as 
promotional material (e.g., slick sheets) and print-quality images in 
electronic format, are also invited.

DATES: Responses to this request will be accepted through 11:59 p.m. 
Eastern Standard Time on May 31, 2016.

ADDRESSES: Responses to this request may be submitted electronically in 
the body of, or as an attachment to, an email sent to 
administrator@nijrtecenter.org with the required subject line ``Body 
Worn Camera Federal Register Response.'' Questions and responses may 
also be sent by mail (please allow additional time for processing) to 
the following address: National Criminal Justice Technology Research, 
Test and Evaluation Center, ATTN: Body Worn Camera Federal Register 
Response, Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, 11100 
Johns Hopkins Road, Mail Stop 17-N444, Laurel, MD 20723-6099.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For more information on this request, 
please contact Vivian Hung (NIJ RT&E Center) by telephone at (240) 228-
2286 or administrator@nijrtecenter.org. For more information on the NIJ 
RT&E Center, visit http://nij.gov/funding/awards/Pages/award-detail.aspx?award=2013-MU-CX-K111 and view the description, or contact 
Jack Harne (NIJ) by telephone at 202-616-2911 or at 
Jack.Harne@usdoj.gov. Please note that these are not toll-free 
telephone numbers.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
    Information Sought: Information is sought for an upcoming ``Market 
Survey of Body Worn Camera (BWC) Technologies,'' which seeks to 
identify commercially available body worn camera systems for law 
enforcement use.
    Usage: This market survey will be published by NIJ to assist law 
enforcement agencies in their assessment of relevant information prior 
to making purchasing decisions.
    Information Categories: Comments are invited with regard to the 
market survey, including which categories of information are 
appropriate for comparison, as well as promotional material (e.g., 
slick sheet) and print-quality photographs of the technology. At a 
minimum, the Center intends to include the following categories of 
information for each Body Worn Camera technology that may be of use to 
law enforcement officials:

1. Vendor Information

a. Name
b. Address and phone number of corporate office
c. Web site
d. Years your company has been in business
e. Number and types of customers (e.g., municipal, county, or state 
officers)
f. Location where technology is manufactured, assembled, or refurbished

2. Product Information--BWC

a. General
    i. Name and model number
    ii. Physical dimensions (height x width x depth, in inches) of 
device
    iii. Weight (in ounces) of device
    iv. Mounting options (e.g., head, chest, glasses, helmet, etc.)
    1. Accessories needed for optional mounting locations
    v. Whether the BWC is able to mount on a vehicle for dashboard 
applications
    1. If so, any accessories needed
    vi. LCD display (i.e., whether the BWC has a playback screen for 
on-person video viewing)
    vii. Recording capacity (i.e., the memory storage capacity of the 
BWC)
    viii. Operating conditions or limitations (e.g., temperature, 
humidity, precipitation, high wind, etc.)
b. Video and Optics
    i. Maximum video resolution of the BWC (e.g., 640 x 480, 1080p)
    ii. Field of view of the BWC (e.g., 75[deg], 120[deg])
    iii. Lux rating of the BWC (i.e., minimum amount of light needed to 
produce an acceptable image)
    iv. Whether the BWC has a night mode and in what format (e.g., low 
light, IR lens, etc.)
    v. Recording speed of the BWC (e.g., 30 frames per second)
    vi. Recording format of the BWC (e.g., MPEG-4, MOV)
    vii. Recording time of the BWC under default resolution settings
    viii. Whether the BWC captures still photos
    ix. Whether the BWC embeds a time/date stamp in the recorded video
    1. Whether there are any means to authenticate and validate the 
integrity of the time/date stamp
    x. Whether the BWC has a pre-event record feature (i.e., a feature 
that includes a data buffer before the recorded event to show what 
triggered the recording)
    1. If so, the time buffered and whether audio is recorded
    xi. Whether the BWC possesses an event marking capability
    xii. Whether the BWC has wireless capabilities to communicate with 
a computer or external DVR unit
c. Audio
    i. Microphone feature
    ii. Microphone sensitivity
    iii. Audio format of the BWC (e.g., MP2, AAC)
    iv. Whether there is a default police radio interface for the BWC
d. Data Upload
    i. Single device vs. docking station for multiple video/audio 
upload
    ii. Data transfer method (e.g., wire, wireless, removable media 
card, etc.)
    iii. Manual vs. automatic uploading capabilities
e. Battery Information
    i. Battery type used by the BWC and whether it is internal or 
removable
    ii. Recording duration
    iii. Battery standby duration
    iv. Battery charge time
    v. Battery lifetime until replacement needed
    vi. Battery replacement procedure and where it must be done (e.g., 
field or factory), if applicable
    vii. Availability of supplemental charger for emergency battery 
charging (e.g., hand crank, backup battery, external battery charger 
with USB, solar, etc.), if applicable
f. GPS
    i. Whether the BWC possesses a GPS
    1. If so, whether GPS coordinates are embedded in recorded video
    ii. Alternative geolocation methods (e.g., using smartphone or 
Bluetooth information via cell towers)
g. Consumer Testing Results
    i. Sturdiness/fragility
    1. Drop test results
    2. Dust intrusion/water resistance rating (IPX scale)
    3. Ruggedized
    4. Pressure/depth
    5. Shock
    6. Vibrations
    ii. Whether the BWC has undergone environmental testing other than 
that listed above
    1. If so, specify tests, pass/fail results, and ratings received
h. Safeguards
    i. Privacy safeguards or features
    1. Remote viewing
    2. Remote activation/deactivation
    3. Privacy masking (i.e., feature that allows blurring or 
completely blocking certain areas to protect personal privacy or 
sensitive information)
    4. Redacting/editing capabilities
    ii. Safeguards for cyber security, unintentional disassembly, 
jamming, or intentional damage
i. Regulatory
    i. Regulatory and Compliance safety

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requirements (e.g., FCC approved) and/or any potential NIJ Technology 
Standards, if applicable
    ii. Radiation safety standards (e.g., ANSI, ICRP, NCRP, EURATOM, 
etc.), if applicable
j. Warranty and Maintenance Plans
    i. Length of warranty (in months) that comes standard with the 
system/device and the components that are covered
    ii. Optional extended warranties available
    1. Duration and cost of extended warranties
    iii. Availability of extended maintenance plans
    1. Duration and cost of extended maintenance plans
    iv. Service contract costs
k. Auxiliary equipment (e.g., car chargers, emergency chargers, etc.)
    i. Manufacturer suggested retail price (MSRP) for each piece of 
auxiliary equipment
l. MSRP without optional features, accessories or service plans
m. Manufacturer's estimated lifetime of the device
n. Other information or notes that are relevant to the system/device

3. Product Information--Software for Video Data Storage and Management

a. Data Management
    i. Searching capabilities
    ii. Categorizing capabilities (e.g., by law enforcement officer, 
location, incident, etc.)
    iii. Tagging capabilities (i.e., a feature that allows users to add 
additional metadata, such as case number and case notes)
    iv. Archiving and file retention capacity
    v. Data saved on or offsite (e.g., cloud storage)
    1. If saved offsite, specify data accessibility and storage costs
    2. Video data storage capacity local vs. cloud
    3. Capability to accommodate multiple site installations
    vi. Export capabilities
    1. If yes, whether there is a traceability feature that shows which 
user exported the data
    vii. Redacting/editing capabilities
    1. If redacted/edited, specify whether changes are permanent
    viii. Support provided for chain-of-custody requirements
    ix. Scalability for different organization size
    x. User management and role-based access levels
b. Video Analytics
    i. Whether there is companion software to analyze the video and 
audio data recorded by the BWCs
    ii. Types of reports that are built into the software
    1. Standard reports (e.g., distribution of number of hours of 
recording per officer in a given period)
    2. Daily reports, historical reports, etc.
    3. Audit reports that support chain-of-custody requirements
    4. Customization of reports
    iii. Facial recognition capabilities
    iv. Weapons detection capabilities
    v. Other analytical capabilities not mentioned above
c. Video Security and Authentication
    i. Compatibility of the BWC video outputs with existing video 
management software for viewing and recording
    ii. File integrity checks to ensure authenticity
    iii. Data protection mechanism while in transit and during storage 
(e.g., SSL, encryption, password strength, etc.)
    iv. Routine software updates, approximate frequency, and how it is 
updated (e.g., manual or automatic)
    v. Cost of software updates

4. Usability/Training

a. Types of processes used to ensure usability of hardware and software 
products (e.g., requirements gathering, observation, task analysis, 
interaction design, usability testing, ergonomics, interoperability, 
etc.)
b. Types of data gathered from the user community (e.g., interviews, 
observations during hands-on training, survey, satisfaction surveys, 
repeat customers, etc.) to evaluate your products, and how often it is 
collected
c. Types of user-group meetings and frequency of their occurrence 
(e.g., dedicated face-to-face hosted meetings, in conjunction with 
established meetings such as those of the Body Work Video Steering 
Group and the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments Police 
Technology Subcommittee, etc., interactive webinars).
d. Categories of problems reported to the vendor and estimated 
percentage of user community that experienced them within the last 
three (3) years
i. Resolution(s) to the problems identified above
e. Hours of technology support provided and location (e.g., telephone, 
web-based, or on site at agency), including any additional costs beyond 
the license/purchase
f. Hours and type of training provided (e.g., on-site, web-based, pre-
recorded, play environment etc.)

5. Installation

a. Average time to install the complete BWC system and activate the 
first BWC device (in minutes, hours, or days)

Nancy Rodriguez,
Director, National Institute of Justice.
[FR Doc. 2016-09958 Filed 4-27-16; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 4410-18-P