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LexisNexis, Woody Talcove Honor FBI’s Efforts to Get ‘One Step Closer’

Woody Talcove

LexisNexis Risk Solutions named the FBI’s Violent Criminal Apprehension Program (ViCAP) winner of the firm’s “One Step Closer” Award in Law Enforcement.

According to the firm, “the “One Step Closer” Award in Law Enforcement is awarded to the agency, unit or individual that demonstrates excellence in using open source intelligence and third-party resources to get “one step closer” to solving crimes.

ViCAP functions as a web-based application allowing investigators and analysts to peruse other ongoing investigations, for help with best practice ideas.

“LexisNexis Risk Solutions is privileged to bestow FBI ViCAP with our ‘One Step Closer’ Award in Law Enforcement, ” said Haywood Talcove, chief executive officer, LexisNexis Special Services. “This award program is designed to showcase forward-thinking agencies making significant use of third-party resources to solve cases faster, and the FBI ViCAP team exemplifies this to a tee.”

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