Government agencies do a lot of work in a lot of different sectors. You may run an agency that presides over millions of people or only hundreds of people; you might handle thousands of records per day or only a few per week. However, regardless of your agency’s bulk, there’s no denying that your agency does an important job. Here are a few ways Tracers can make your government agency perform better.
Prevent Waste and Loss in Your Agency
Waste and loss in government agencies is a huge topic of conversation in today’s political discourse. Many people of all political alignments believe that government agencies utilize outdated methods of function, which may mean wasting money, time and energy.
It doesn’t have to be difficult to prevent waste and loss in your agency. Tightening your agency’s methods can be as easy as verifying people’s identities with Tracers data instead of waiting for them to send in copies of multiple forms of identification.
Receive Information Using Your Preferred Method
There is a variety of ways to gather information from databases. Depending on what you’re using that information for and how much information you need to gather, there are a number of different methods you might want to use for gathering information. Tracers offers four different methods of obtaining the information you’re looking for:
- Batch Processing
- Individual Searches
- Searches Through a Partner
These options all work well for different needs. For example, if you need to append data to a list of phone numbers, you might want to use batch processing; if you need to gather information through an in-house search engine, you might want to use API. It all depends on your agency’s needs, and that flexibility is what Tracers offers.
Automate Repetitive and Time-Wasting Busywork
Busywork is the bane of many agencies, including both government agencies and private agencies. There’s a lot of busywork to be found in the way many agencies operate, which can cause them to come under some scrutiny. Tracers can help you alleviate some of this busywork for the sake of busywork.
For example, if you’re searching through thousands of records every day, you might not need to search for them individually. Instead, you can utilize Tracers’ batch processing options to append information to a number of phone numbers or other data sets all at once.
Find Information From Other Industries
Gathering information from a variety of industries is an important part of making sure you have as much information as possible. Even though you’re doing work for a government agency, that doesn’t mean all the information you’re gaining has to be in the public sphere. Tracers helps you cross-reference from many industries, including:
- Financial Services
- Law Enforcement
This breadth of information is an important part of making sure you have what you need to maximize your agency’s work. Gathering information from all these different industries through Tracers allows you to get a fuller understanding of the people you’re researching.
Make the Best Use of Public Funds
Publicly funded agencies need to make the most of their funds. Otherwise, they may run into criticism for improper use of funds. At the same time, many publicly funded agencies also don’t have many funds to begin with, which can be frustrating if they’re trying to make advancements in their methods.
Tracers offers options for government agencies that can match their needs and their price points. If your agency only has a limited budget, that doesn’t necessarily mean you need to completely abstain from using Tracers data. By picking and choosing what you spend your money on, you can use Tracers data to maximize your agency’s heft.
"Before Tracers, I had to log in at a desktop to obtain investigative data. Now I can log on anywhere I can get internet. Many times investigators are doing surveillance away from their desktops and they can use their phones to perform searches."
Department of Veteran Affairs
What Can Tracers Do to Make Your Government Agency Shine?
When your agency’s efficacy changes, people will notice. That could mean notice from higher-ups, the people you serve, politicians, and other government agencies. You want that notice to be as positive as possible, which means utilizing as many tools as you can. Tracers offers the tools you need to showcase the best of your agency.
From lesser-known agencies that typically work behind the scenes to very public agencies that deal with residents every day, government agencies need tools and data they can trust. Tracers offers your agency access to over 43 billion records so you can do your job in a more effective way. From background checks to internal investigations, turn to Tracers to get the job done.