7979 Gateway Blvd., Suite 210

Newark, California 94560

July 27, 2018


U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

Division of Corporation Finance

100 F Street, N.E.

Mail Stop 4720

Washington, D.C. 20549


Attn: Matthew Derby


Re: ShotSpotter, Inc.
     Registration Statement on Form S-3
     File No. 333-226052

Acceleration Request

  Requested Date: July 27, 2018
  Requested Time: 5:00 P.M. Eastern Daylight Time

Ladies and Gentlemen:

In accordance with Rule 461 under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, the undersigned registrant (the “Registrant”) hereby requests that the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “Commission”) take appropriate action to cause the above-referenced Registration Statement on Form S-3 (File No. 333-226052) (theRegistration Statement”) to become effective on July 27, 2018, at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time, or as soon thereafter as is practicable, or at such later time as the Registrant may orally request via telephone call to the staff (the “Staff”).


Very truly yours,
ShotSpotter, Inc.

/s/ Ralph A. Clark

  Ralph A. Clark
  Chief Executive Officer


Alan Stewart, ShotSpotter, Inc.

Sonya Strickler, ShotSpotter, Inc.

Robert Phillips, Cooley LLP

Jodie Bourdet, Cooley LLP

Amanda Busch, Cooley LLP