LeadsOnline Acquires Nighthawk.Cloud

LeadsOnline, a Plano, TX-based provider of data, technology, and intelligence tools for law enforcement agencies, acquired Nighthawk.Cloud, an Englewood, Colorado-based company which specializes in investigative data visualization and analysis.

The amount of the deal was not disclosed.

This combination brought Nighthawk’s analysis capabilities into the LeadsOnline suite of investigative solutions to enhance law enforcement’s ability to expedite criminal investigations.

Nighthawk.Cloud offers data analytics and visualization tools which streamline the analysis of intricate investigative data, enabling law enforcement agencies to expedite case resolutions. With expertise in digital data identification, targeting, acquisition, and analysis, the company’s solutions are used in the field of digital data exploitation focusing on communication providers, social media, and commonly leveraged law enforcement technologies.

Led by Alex Finley, CEO, LeadsOnline is a provider of data, technology and intelligence tools to U.S. and global law enforcement agencies. Its Intel solutions make it possible for investigators to find people, property and patterns in criminal cases, and regularly prove instrumental to solve gun crime, violent crime, missing persons, property crimes, and more. Further, its Ballistics solution, IBIS, is a provider of Ballistics Identification Networks globally.

LeadsOnline serves more than 5,000 U.S. law enforcement agencies and global public safety organizations in nearly 80 countries. The company was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in Plano, Texas and Montreal, Quebec.