Forensic Logic Lands $20M Growth Investment

Forensic Logic Lands $20M Growth Investment
October 2, 2017 Forensic Logic

The company will use the new capital to continue its innovation in search technology and expand its network of law enforcement customers.

WALNUT CREEK, CA– October 2, 2017 – Forensic Logic, the premier provider of network search technology and cloud-based information services to law enforcement, today announced it has received an equity investment from Mainsail Partners.  Mainsail Partners is a San Francisco growth equity firm that invests in fast-growing technology companies and helps them succeed in the next stage of expansion.  The capital will be used to accelerate innovation, enhance service for Forensic Logic’s customers, and fund acquisitions that support the company’s mission to make critical data more accessible to help public safety agencies better serve their communities.

“This investment will further enhance our technology and expand our network, creating greater value and capabilities for our customers,” said Bob Batty, CEO of Forensic Logic.  “We are now ideally positioned to serve the current generation of law enforcement officers, analysts and command staff demanding the technological capabilities to better serve their communities.”

“At Forensic Logic, we believe it is time for a comprehensive network of users, information and technology to bring vital tools and data to American law enforcement,” added Brad Davis, President of Forensic Logic. “We are delighted that Mainsail not only shares that vision, but will be working alongside us to make it a reality.”

“We are excited to join forces with a team solving such an important and challenging problem,” said Jason Payne, Managing Partner at Mainsail.  “As more data sources come online, it is more important than ever to make that data easily accessible and discoverable for law enforcement agencies across the country.  We believe there is tremendous value for the law enforcement community and the communities we live in by proliferating the next-generation technology that Bob, Brad, and the rest of the team have built.”

About Forensic Logic
Forensic Logic is a San Francisco Bay Area technology company that provides secure cloud services to U.S. law enforcement and public safety. The company deploys a national-scale search engine and information network developed in partnership between the technology community and local, state and federal law enforcement. It provides unparalleled access to data through a range of intuitive search and analysis tools. For more information, please visit

About Mainsail Partners
Mainsail Partners is a growth equity firm that invests exclusively in growing bootstrapped companies, primarily in three core industry sectors: software, technology-enabled services and healthcare. The San Francisco-based firm has a team of experienced operating professionals to help entrepreneurs scale their businesses and accelerate growth. The firm has raised more than $750 million in committed capital. For further information, please visit

Media Contacts

Brad Davis
Forensic Logic
(888) 653-2725

Chris Cassidy
Operating Partner
Mainsail Partners
(415) 391-3150