Heroin addiction is fueling the crime rate in Manchester, New Hampshire, and its police department needed real-time data to determine where crimes were likely to occur to enable the department to proactively prevent those crimes from happening. Take a pictorial journey to see how the Manchester
The proliferation of illegal, nonprescription drugs in towns and cities across the US continues to be a major headache for law enforcement because of criminal behavior closely tied to the illicit drug trade. Discover six key points of knowledge gained by a real-life application of IBM SPSS
Historically, policing has been a largely reactive pursuit. Today, anticipating criminal behavior has taken on a new meaning: Data-driven prediction of high-risk people, places and events allow police to work more proactively than ever before.
Here are 5 places in your city where predictive analytics are making a real difference. There is intense pressure being placed on public sector organizations to make smarter decisions, deliver results and demonstrate accountability. Big data and analytics are meeting this challenge.