Predictive Policing

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LAPD Pacific Division Uses Experimental Method To Deter Crime

The LAPD Pacific Division is using an experimental method to deter crime called “Predictive Policing.”

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/21/2014

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LAPD The Largest Agency To Embrace ‘Predictive Policing’

Los Angeles police are aiming to beat suspects to the scene of a crime by using computers to predict where trouble might occur.