Predictive policing substantially reduces crime in LA

The nature of crime hot spots is that they change over time.

“In much the same way that your video streaming service knows what movie you’re going to watch tomorrow, even if your tastes have changed, our algorithm is constantly evolving and adapting to new crime data,”

“We’re not trying to explain everything, but there are many aspects of human behavior that we can understand mathematically.”

http://newsroom.ucla.edu/releases/predictive-policing-substantially-reduces-crime-in-los-angeles-during-months-long-test

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