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LAPD Division Credits PredPol for No Crime Day

Posted on Mar 13, 2014 9:26:42 PM in Dr. Jeff Brantingham, Los Angeles Police, Predictive Policing, PredPol, UCLA

From NBC Los Angeles: Story can be found here

PredPol Partners LAPD-Foothill Records Day Without Crime!

Posted on Feb 22, 2014 2:47:31 PM in Dr. Jeff Brantingham, LAPD, Los Angeles Police, Predictive Policing, PredPol

Early PredPol adopters Los Angeles Police (Foothill Division) recorded a day without reported crime - the first known instance of such an event. The following comes from the LAPD Media Advisory:

Alhambra Police Laud PredPol Successes

From the Pasadena Star News - February 11, 2014

PredPol Featured on NBC Chicago

Posted on Nov 14, 2013 9:39:17 AM in Dr. Jeff Brantingham, Los Angeles Police, Predictive Policing, PredPol, UCLA

Story by: Phil Rodgers

Wall Street Journal Features PredPol - Arrests Made During Ride-Along

Posted on Oct 19, 2013 12:00:10 PM in Dr. Jeff Brantingham, Los Angeles Police, Predictive Policing, PredPol

The Wall Street Journal did a ride-along with Los Angeles Police to learn more about the predictive policing program PredPol. During the ride, in the predicted zones, two arrests were made. Check out the video here:

Government Technology Magazine Features PredPol Deployment in Tacoma

The most recent issue of Government Technology Magazine highlighted the success of PredPol's predictive policing software in deployments in Tacoma, Washington and Santa Cruz, CA. The article, Predicting the Epicenter of Crime: Analytics Tool Cuts Crime Rates, explained how PredPol works and how it is being deployed in the field. Here is the...

LAPD Predicting Crime with PredPol - KQED California Report

KQED (NPR Affiliate) ran a story on PredPol and Los Angeles Police on their recent California Report show. Here is an excerpt (and full link below):

San Diego Union-Tribune Newspaper Highlights PredPol

Posted on Sep 2, 2013 10:38:41 AM in Los Angeles Police, Predictive Policing, PredPol, Ryan Coonerty, UCLA

The San Diego Union Tribune featured Carlsbad Police's deployment of PredPol in a recent article - here is an excerpt:

PredPol Slashes Crime in North Kent

Posted on Aug 14, 2013 8:47:31 PM in Kent England, Kent Police, LAPD, Los Angeles Police, PredPol

From Kent Online -

National Public Radio Features Seattle Police's PredPol Deployment

NPR's All Things Considered did a national feature story on Seattle Police's usage of PredPol - in addition, NPR noted that Seattle Police have just begun using the predictive policing program for gun violence predictions.  The following provides an overview of the story by Martin Kaste.


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