Knightscope is developing technology that will predict and prevent crime utilizing autonomous robots, predictive analytics and social engagement. Crime has a $1+ trillion negative economic impact on the economy and our goal is to cut it in half. Their Autonomous Data Machines gather real-time on-site data and combine it with existing large data sets as well as relevant social network feeds, allowing for a breakthrough ability to map the future in a given environment. These self-driving robots will help society build safer, engaged communities while reducing costs and crime.
Company Growth (employees)
Mountain View, US
Size (employees)
59 (est)
Knightscope was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in Mountain View, US

Key People/Management at Knightscope

William Santana Li

William Santana Li

Chairman & CEO
Stacy Dean Stephens

Stacy Dean Stephens

VP of Marketing & Sales
Aaron Lehnhardt

Aaron Lehnhardt

Chief Designer

Knightscope Office Locations

Knightscope has an office in Mountain View
Mountain View, US (HQ)
1070 Terra Bella Ave
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Knightscope Financials and Metrics

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Knightscope's latest funding round in September 2017 was reported to be $15 m. In total, Knightscope has raised $43.2 m

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Knightscope News and Updates

The Tricky Ethics of Knightscope's Crime-Fighting Robots

Five-foot-tall, 400-pound robots are on a mission to take a bite out of crime. The path there, though, is fraught with ethical pitfalls.

This 400-pound, sidewalk-roaming security robot just got fired

A five-foot tall, 400-pound robot with four surveillance cameras just got fired from its security job. Right before Christmas. The San Francisco animal welfare non-profit, SF SPCA, rented the 'bot to roam its parking lot and grounds, ostensibly in response to a recent burglary.  But to the dismay …

The latest surveillance robot is designed to patrol rough terrain (and fight crime)

  Knightscope, the robot security company famous for the R2-D2-like machine that recently drowned itself in a mall’s pool, has just unveiled an off-roading robot.  The Silicon Valley company calls this model the K7. With its four wheels and high clearance, the K7 — which measures in at more than f…

A security robot just drowned itself, so score one for mankind

Humanity breathed a collective sigh of relief today as the robot army amassing to subjugate us under its shiny metal grip revealed an all-too-familiar Achilles heel: Crippling existential dread. Or at least that's what it looks like.  SEE ALSO: Man attacks robot and humanity will probably pay for …

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