On March 22, 2017, a British-born assailant drove a car into pedestrians on the Westminster Bridge, then stabbed a policeman before being shot at the Palace of Westminster. Within two minutes of the attack, Dataminr for Corporate Security delivered a Flash notification from an eyewitness at the scene to clients around the globe. As the story unfolded, Dataminr for Corporate Security alerted on critical developments as they first appeared in public Tweets.
Dataminr for Corporate Security delivers notifications of the attack within two minutes
Dataminr for Corporate Security alerts clients on critical developments in the Westminster attack as they first appear in public Tweets.
Gun shots outside Parliament now
About five minutes we hard a bang, and then screams, from our office in the Palace of Westminster...
A car on Westminster Bridge has just mowed down at least 5 people.
We were called at approx 2:40pm to reports of an incident at #Westminster Bridge. Being treated as a firearms incident - police on scene
Police, security, House Staff & armed unit have us locked down in parliament. Staff locked in office. All safe but thoughts with injured.