Reading Police Attribute Drop in Burglaries to New Strategies
Taken from this WFMZ article reported on December 17, 2014.
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.
Our partners at the Atlanta Police Department (APD) have once again made news for being innovators within the law enforcement technology space. According to an article in American City and County, APD has streamlined data analysis using Google's Search Appliance.
Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed penned a piece for the Wall Street Journal discussing the role of cities in innovation. According to Mayor Reed in the article, "National governments—in the U.S. and overseas—are all but broken and hold little promise for mending themselves in the future. As such, people and businesses will turn to cities for leadership,...
In the latest issue of Police Chief Magazine, Atlanta Police Chief George Turner co-authored an article about his department's innovative use of PredPol - and how predictive policing has reduced crime in Atlanta. The story is below - for the complete link click here. We pride ourselves on being a department that is not satisfied with the...
PredPol has hired a new CEO! Here is the article from Santa Cruz Tech Beat about the hiring.
CBS Atlanta featured PredPol on their evening new program - the segment highlighted the recent deployment in Norcross, Georgia and the early successes seen with the program. Here is the link.
The Atlanta Magazine featured PredPol and a recent deployment by Norcross Police. The article, written by Josh Green, can be seen here - or read below:
Alhambra, California Police Department's usage of PredPol (and the success with the program) was highlighted in the international publication Global Times. Here is the story: