PinForce Mobile

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PinForce Mobile

PinForce Mobile is an industry leading infringement issuing and management system.

PinForce Mobile is a solution that enables officers to issue infringements using handheld devices.  Our software is hardware independent and easily customisable, which gives customers flexibility in both the selection of handheld device and the compliance areas in which to use the solution.

This sophisticated and flexible solution supports compliance functions including parking, public transport, local laws, animal and abandoned vehicle enforcement.

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Features

The features of PinForce Mobile are
  • Multiple innovative modules to choose from, such voice & photo, duress alarm and GPS pre-populated addresses that can be easily configured to further enhance functionality,
  • Fast, efficient and intuitive interface for issuing infringements and compliance notices, designed with the enforcement officer in mind,
  • Seamless integration with our other solutions ePermits, Sentinel sensors, PinForce LPR,  and PayStay pay-by-phone system) automatically pre-populates fields which improves officer efficiency and accuracy,
  • Clients can choose from an extensive variety of hardware to find suitable devices, accessories and features,
  • The traditional back-end administrative processes associated with infringement functions are automated and streamlined, 
  • Management software to collate, store, report and search for infringement records and with complete security including user groups, encryption and audit trail,
  • PinForce Mobile customers benefit from in excess of fifteen years shared learning and a sizeable investment in research and development,

Features for Officers

The features of for officers include
  • Officers enter data and print tickets using mobile devices. Data is entered on the easy-to-read touch screens by selecting important entry fields (streets, suburbs, offences etc.) from drop-down lists ensuring accuracy of the data. A virtual keyboard is used to enter other details such as offender name, comments,
  • Officers are able to transfer all the infringement data and images to the central server that contains the PinForce management system via Wi-Fi or 3G/4G at the end of the shift. Alternatively, some clients prefer real-time transferring of data from the field utilising 3G or 4G communications,
  • When integrated with Sentinel, PinForce LPR, PayStay and/or ePermits, many of the entry fields are auto-populated,
  • Using the mobile device camera and microphone, photos and voice recordings can be attached to specific infringements to provide further evidence and improve the accuracy and reliability of the infringement,
  • Tickets can be printed on a separate small, portable thermal printer utilising reliable Bluetooth technology.  Alternatively, when using DCA’s Software Cloud SaaS Services,
  • DCA can print and mail notices on the issuing authority’s behalf.

Benefits

The benefits of PinForce Mobile include
  • Fast, efficient and intuitive interface for issuing infringements and compliance notices, designed with the enforcement officer in mind,
  • Allows insightful administrative and management reports to be quickly generated,
  • Multiple innovative modules to choose from such as, handheld LPR, voice & photo, duress alarm and GPS pre-populated addresses that can be easily configured to further enhance functionality,
  • Seamless integration with other PinForce solutions and DCA’s smart city parking and mobility technology together with on and off- street providers
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PinForce Mobile benefits include

  • Transferability of licences to new devices real-time data analytics,
  • Automates traditional back-end administrative processes associated with infringement functions,
  • Access to real-time alerts and historical information in the field,
  • Significantly improve work practices with one device for all validation and checks when integrated with meter providers and other DCA technology solutions,
  • The result is a solution that encapsulates an ease of integration, and is regularly updated to leverage industry developments and technological advances.

Handheld LPR

DCA has developed PinForce Handheld Licence Plate Recognition, or LPR, to further enhance field officer efficiencies. This enables officers to scan for vehicle registration numbers and automatically check the following (without further officer intervention) using their mobile device :

  • Parking meter payments
  • ePermits
  • Pay by Phone (PayStay) payments
  • Previous infringements and warnings.

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