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File #: O-018-22    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Approved
File created: 12/16/2021 In control: Police Operations Department
On agenda: 1/18/2022 Final action: 1/18/2022
Title: Authorizing the Mayor to enter into an one year subscription agreement with Leads Online, an electronic reporting service, providing rapid electronic access to transactions from thousands of reporting businesses; waiving the competitive bidding requirements of TMC Chapter 187; authorizing the General Fund expenditure of an amount not to exceed $19,582 for the annual subscription to Leads Online; and declaring an emergency.
Attachments: 1. Audio: Agenda Review January 11, 2022
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Leads Online
Toledo Police Department
Lt. James Brown (x3203)
Revised

Title
Authorizing the Mayor to enter into an one year subscription agreement with Leads Online, an electronic reporting service, providing rapid electronic access to transactions from thousands of reporting businesses; waiving the competitive bidding requirements of TMC Chapter 187; authorizing the General Fund expenditure of an amount not to exceed $19,582 for the annual subscription to Leads Online; and declaring an emergency.

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SUMMARY & BACKGROUND:
This Ordinance authorizes the Mayor to enter into a one-year subscription agreement with Leads Online for information services. Leads Online operates and maintains a national online investigation system used by law enforcement to recover stolen property and solve crimes by sharing information with other law enforcement agencies. Leads Online assists law enforcement agencies by collecting, maintaining and disseminating data among participating agencies. The Toledo Police Department has been using Leads Online since 2019.

Summary
NOW, THEREFORE, Be it ordained by the Council of the City of Toledo:

SECTION 1. That the Mayor is hereby authorized to enter into a Leads Online Agreement for use of the electronic system to assist with its criminal apprehension and investigations.

SECTION 2. That the amount not to exceed $19,582.00 is authorized for expenditure from the General Fund Account Code 1001-52000-3381002STDSTD for the annual subscription to Leads Online.

SECTION 3. That this council finds it in the best interest of the city to waive the competitive bidding requirements of TMC Chapter 187 for the reason that Leads Online is the demonstrated, reliable, and competitively priced provider for this service.

SECTION 4. That the Finance Director is authorized to draw warrant or warrants against the above referenced Account Code in Section two in payment of the obligation authorized in Section 1 herei...

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