About Us

ThePoliceApp.com is a division of OCV, LLC., the leaders in mobile app development for law enforcement, public safety, emergency management and public health agencies for over nine years. Our custom apps for iPhone and Android devices help police departments communicate with and reach their citizens where they are: their smartphones.

ThePoliceApp.com will help your department brand itself as innovative leaders in law enforcement within your community and provide easy access to important information to your citizens. App users have the ability to receive instant push notifications from your police department, submit a tip, view the most wanted page, see a map of sex offenders in their area and more – all from within an app!

Our Process


Our team of communication strategists will work with your police department to determine your specific needs and how they can be met with an app.


Our designers will work to determine the best way to present your information, making the app both helpful and easy to use.


Our experienced team of developers will then work to bring the app to life, implementing the previously determined strategy and design into a unique mobile solution.


"We look at both [the app and website] as an opportunity to reach out directly to community members. During the information age, these are a must!"

Sheriff Michael Adkinson Jr.
President, Florida Sheriffs' Association
Walton County, FL Sheriff's Office

"We knew the time was right to implement this technology so we can reach our citizens where they are - their smartphones."

Sheriff Larry Smith
Sergeant-at-Arms, Sheriffs' Association of Texas
Smith County, Texas Sheriff's Office

"Because of TheSheriffApp.com, we are able to pass along information about our office to the community at the push of a button."

Sheriff Timothy Parker
Hillsdale County, Michigan Sheriff's Office

Common Features

Take a look at the most popular features we offer our clients and how these features can benefit not only your company, but most importantly, your citizens.

Submit A Tip

Submit tips right from your smartphone. Use your smartphone capabilities to include pictures, GPS location and more in your tip.

Most Wanted

View a list of the most wanted individuals in your county.

Sex Offenders

Open a map to view all registered sex offenders in the area.


Find all active warrants and additional information on them.

Instant Push Notifications

Send breaking news alerts, important updates and more right to your citizens’ mobile devices.

Inmate Search

Search for inmates within the county jail and access information regarding their arrest.

Press Releases

See all the latest breaking news, press releases and additional updates.

Social Media Integration

Combine all social media accounts into one continuous stream within the app. Updated in real time.

Our Portfolio

With over nine years of experience serving public safety agencies, we have developed over 400 custom mobile apps at the city, county, state and national level.