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Computer programme predicts gang shootings

A computer programme has been identifying those most likely to be involved in gun-related violence, allowing police resources to be directed more effectively.

Computer programme predicts gang shootings

Date - 7th August 2016
By - Gary Mason - Police Product Insight
A computer algorithm that can calculate the likelihood of gang members being involved in crime-related shootings is being used by police in Chicago to try and stem the tide of the city’s recent spike in gang-related murders. The algorithm has...
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