Predictive Policing Blog

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.

Defining Predictive Policing

Posted on Mar 23, 2015 3:13:51 AM in Analytics, Predictive Analytics, Predictive Policing, PredPol

PredPol in Reading, PA Results

Reading Police Attribute Drop in Burglaries to New Strategies

Taken from this WFMZ article reported on December 17, 2014.

Predictive Policing and Crime Displacement

The Myth of Crime Displacement

This post addresses the myth of crime displacement, which simply describes the expectation that crime moves from one area to another due to police prevention efforts.

Modesto Sees Double-Digit Drop in Property Crime with PredPol

Posted on Nov 13, 2014 12:41:30 AM in Predictive Policing, PredPol

Predictive Policing in Modesto

Taken from http://www.modbee.com/news/local/crime/article3790616.html

Predictive Policing Technology Dramatically Reducing Crime in Large & Small Communities Across U.S. & Overseas

Posted on Nov 6, 2014 10:54:03 PM in LAPD, Law Enforcement Technology, Predictive Policing, PredPol

PredPol’s Technology Helping Law Enforcement Prevent Crime Before it Occurs

Santa Cruz, California -- Communities across the United States and overseas are experiencing dramatic reductions in crime -- thanks in large part to PredPol, predictive policing technology that is helping law enforcement prevent crime before it occurs.