M. Mahendar Reddy who is Hyderabad Police Commissioner said people that using the mobile app they can register details servant/worker/tenant with police, enroll for community policing and have access to all contact numbers of police and get status report on information furnished.
The police chief said the mobile app is part of citizen friendly and responsive policing which ensure safety of women while travelling in taxi, cab, autorickshaw, bus, train or any other vehicle.
He stated that “A woman just clicks the photograph or video of vehicle before boarding, notes down vehicle no., place of boarding and sends it online to police. Even during the travel, if any problem is faced, the same can be sent. After reaching the destination, they can send the comments about the happenings during the travel”.
“In any state of distress, emergency and exigency, once this button is pressed, the pre-recorded message will go to pre-determined friends and relatives (5) and also simultaneously basing on the longitude and latitude of the location of the person, the message will reach the concerned Inspector of Police Station, ACP, DCP, Patrol Mobiles and main control room.”
‘Hawk eye’ will also empower people to become citizen police by reporting crimes and traffic violations. They can also report violations like traffic violations, happening crimes, crimes against women, and violations by the police