Geography & Public Safety Volume: 2 Issue: 4 Dated: March 2011 Pages: 1-16
This edition of Geography and Public Safety contains six articles dealing with the use of geography in the field of policing and public safety.
The articles examine: Police Legitimacy and Predictive Policing which examines the validity behind predictive policing policies. The Predictive Policing Symposium: A Strategic Discussion presents a summary of predictive policing. Proactive Policing: Using Geographic Analysis to Fight Crime examines the benefits of using geospatial statistical analysis in policing. Experimenting with Future-Oriented Analysis at Crime Hot Spots in Minneapolis examines the use of predictive policing in Minneapolis's policing efforts. Geospatial Technology Working Group (TWG): Meeting Report on Predictive Policing presents the results of the Geospatial TWG's meeting in which the topic of predictive policing was discussed. Predicting Demand for Service for Future Developments presents a guideline for use in predicting future demand for police services. A listing of upcoming Geography and Public Safety Events is also included in the newsletter
Date Published: March 1, 2011
- Does who you know affect how you act? The impact of relationships on bystander intervention in interpersonal violence situations
- Audio Analytics and Other Upgrades in Correctional Surveillance Systems
- Chemometric Processing of DART-HRMS-derived Dark Matter for the Identification of New Psychoactive Substances