Predictive Policing Blog

PredPol at IACP 2016 in San Diego

Posted on Oct 17, 2016 8:41:16 AM in Predictive Policing, PredPol, Trade show

Come meet the PredPol team at booth 1860 at IACP 2016 in San Diego! You can see our latest analytics and predictive features and learn how PredPol can help you reduce crime in your community. The use of data to enable more efficient patrols is quickly becoming the standard for law enforcement, and PredPol can help you get up to speed quickly and...

New Features for Crime Analysts

Posted on Dec 21, 2015 1:20:33 PM in Uncategorized

Updated on 1/10/18

From its creation, PredPol has relied on the input of patrol officers, command staff, and crime analysts to design its platform and features. 

The Benefits of Using PredPol Daily

Updated on December 27, 2017

We believe that it is important to note that PredPol does not reduce crime on its own. PredPol's predictive policing software requires the insight of veteran officers and crime analysts. We know that keeping your community safe is your goal, and PredPol helps achieve that daily.

4 Factors to Consider When Investing in Technology

Posted on Dec 8, 2015 5:37:00 PM in Uncategorized

Paul Rosenzweig, former Deputy Assistant Secretary for Policy at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security explained at the International Association of Chiefs of Police the four factors to consider when investing in a new technology for your police department. In this blog post we will explain how PredPol addresses these four factors.

Prop 47 and Crime Rise

Posted on Dec 4, 2015 9:52:10 PM in Uncategorized

Proposition 47 was a ballot initiative that was passed in November of 2014 which changes the sentencing for certain non-violent crimes.

PredPol Supports Community Policing

What PredPol is and What PredPol is NOT

Posted on Nov 19, 2015 12:21:35 PM in Uncategorized

What is PredPol?

The National Institute for Justice explains that "predictive policing tries to harness the power of information, geospatial technologies and evidence-based intervention models to reduce crime and improve public safety. This two-pronged approach — applying advanced analytics to various data sets, in conjunction with intervention...

UCLA Study on Predictive Policing

Posted on Nov 11, 2015 3:00:18 PM in Uncategorized

UCLA Study Proves Predictive Policing Successful in Reducing Crime Over Several Months of Deployment with The LAPD

UCLA anthropology professor and senior author of the study, Jeffery Brantingham, explains that the study proves that analyst’s use of predictive policing “prevented twice as much crime,” as analysts working without.

We've Heard You!

Posted on Aug 25, 2015 9:47:57 AM in Uncategorized

The results are in....

Thank you all for filling out our crime analyst survey!

Predictive Policing with Continued Results

Posted on Jun 23, 2015 6:52:13 PM in Community Policing, Predictive Policing, PredPol

Law Enforcement agencies using PredPol's predictive policing software continue to report crime reduction results in every region it is deployed. Using only three pieces of crime data -- what, when, and where crime occurred -- communities actively using PredPol have confirmed positive change.