Law Enforcement Software Platform

Cloud-based records management system (RMS) and analysis suite built in collaboration with police, from command staff to patrol officers



Cobalt is a revolutionary police software platform that combines records management with analysis tools in a seamlessly integrated suite. We designed the user interface to be intuitive while engineering the technology for reliable performance and configurability. Cobalt makes the delivery of real-time law enforcement information in the field a reality for your police department.

Software Features


Incident, Offense & Arrest Reports

Complete reporting suite keeps track of everything in one place.


Automatic NIBRS/UCR

Local codes are mapped to federal ones eliminating the need to code each report manually.


Intuitive User Interface

Speed up report writing while reducing training time and errors.


Dynamic Person Profiles

Person data is compiled and updated live from reports and social media integrations.


Advanced Search

Powerful and flexible filters reveal insights and make your data useful.


Smart Case Management

Enable detectives to collaborate, attach uploaded files, and control access to cases.


MMUCC Compliant Traffic Crash Reports

Traffic diagramming and event reporting that meets your state’s requirements.


Statistical Reporting

Real-time reporting data feeds directly into timely stats reports.


Property Management

Keep track of recovered property and evidence entered in reports.


Active Data Cleansing

Prevent duplicate & incomplete records with auto-validation of fields/locations/persons.


Configurable Approval Chains and Data Fields

Flexible report fields and approvals can be modified to fit existing policies.


Permissions & Teams

Control read/write privileges based on special units, teams, and user roles.


CJIS Compliant

Trust that your department’s data will remain safe and secure.


Scott Crouch

Scott Crouch

Co-founder & Chief Executive Officer

Matthew Polega

Matthew Polega

Co-founder & Chief Product Officer

Florian Mayr

Florian Mayr

Co-founder & Chief Deployments Officer

Stephen Okano

Stephen Okano

Vice President of Engineering

David Jochim

David Jochim

Vice President of Deployments

Board of Directors

Ed Davis

Ed Davis

Former Boston Police Commissioner

Scott Crouch

Scott Crouch

Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Larry Bohn

Larry Bohn

Managing Director, General Catalyst

Alex Finkelstein

Alex Finkelstein

General Partner, Spark Capital

Matt Polega

Matt Polega

Co-Founder & Chief Product Officer


Alec Ross

Alec Ross

Author, Innovation Advisor

Zal Azmi

Zal Azmi

Former FBI CIO


General (Ret.) David H. Petraeus

Former CIA Director

Sophia Bush

Actress, Director, Activist

Ray Rothrock

Partner, Venrock

  • Mark43...has developed a better system for getting police records–currently a patchwork of isolated paper and digital files–into a single searchable body in the cloud.
  • 21st century crime fighters
  • [Mark43] makes it easier and faster for cops to enter arrest and incident reports, reducing a process that can take several hours on decades-old legacy systems to about 30 minutes.
  • Startup helps fight crime
  • 30 Under 30: These three Harvard classmates were inspired by their work with develop an easy-to-use law enforcement cloud software platform.
  • Powerful link and pattern analysis on a granular level.
  • Mark43's software is decidedly more modern than the clunky, laptop-only database programs most departments use.

Work with us

Help fight crime and make our communities safer. We’re looking for wicked smart and driven software engineers, account executives, and operations specialists to join our team.