WHYY's Elizabeth Fiedler (90.9 in Philadelphia) highlighted PredPol's deployment in Reading, PA this week. The story coincides with the International Association of Chief's of Police Conference in Philadelphia, which PredPol is participating. Here is the story:
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:
The Norcross, Georgia Police Department implemented PredPol this past week - and they've already seen some successes.
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:
The Kent Police Department used PredPol for a "weekend blitz" to prevent violent crime according to the Kent News. Here is the article:
The Carlsbad (California) Police Department has joined with PredPol to help deploy resources more effectively and aim to reduce crime in Carlsbad. Here is the story from Coast News:
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.
SANTA CRUZ, Calif.--New crystal ball-esque technology can now tell police officers how to prevent a crime before it happens.
The New York Times featured the Seattle Police Department's usage of advanced analytics in an article and specifically spoke about their usage of PredPol for helping prevent crime. Here is a blurb from the article which you can read here.