Columbus is the capital and largest city of the U.S. state of Ohio. It is the 15th largest city in the United States, with a population of 835,957 (2014 estimate). It is the core city of the Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA), which encompasses a ten county area. It is the third largest metropolitan area in Ohio, behind Cleveland and Cincinnati (which includes portions of Kentucky and Indiana).
Police Department migrates Mainframe
In order to provide swift communications between the Ohio public safety agencies the Police Department of the City of Columbus decided to migrate their Unisys based Criminal History (CH) system.
The CH system is a custom in-house built module that contains information related to local criminal records. The system receives approximately 1,000,000 inquiry requests per year and is available for update/inquiry access 24x7x365.