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Organization and Description of Business

Organization and Description of Business
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2020
Organization Consolidation And Presentation Of Financial Statements [Abstract]  
Organization and Description of Business

Note 1. Organization and Description of Business

ShotSpotter, Inc. (the “Company”) provides precision-policing solutions for law enforcement and security personnel to help prevent and reduce gun violence and make cities, campuses and facilities safer. The Company’s flagship product, ShotSpotter Respond (formerly ShotSpotter Flex) is the leading outdoor gunshot detection, location and alerting system trusted by over 100 cities. ShotSpotter Connect (formerly ShotSpotter Missions)
creates crime forecasts designed to enable more precise and effective use of patrol resources to deter crime.
ShotSpotter Labs is the Company’s effort to support innovative uses of its technology to help protect wildlife and the environment. The Company’s case management solution, ShotSpotter Investigate, is a cloud-based investigative platform to help law enforcement agencies modernize every phase of an investigation and accelerate case work with easy-to-use software tools. The Company offers its solutions on a SaaS-based subscription model to its customers.

The Company’s principal executive offices are located in Newark, California. The Company has five wholly-owned subsidiaries globally, including in South Africa, Colombia, Brazil and Mexico.