Can we measure what collaborations actually add to justice and safety? Now that we’re operating between organisations, internal organisational measures no longer suffice.

We’ve developed a clear image of the maturity level of collaborative projects. What is the most impactful behavior at each level? The impact meter is based on a study of local authorities, police and citizen members of online and offline collaborations.

Let’s go through the maturity levels and see examples of impactful behavior:

We start with establishing a shared perspective.

At the start, we tone down expectations, but in the 2nd maturity level, the expectations form the heart of the results. The shared perspective is qualified: what do we expect from the situation and what actions do we expect from each other to realise this situation?